Living the dream

Work at Echo Canyon

A rafting company by trade and Memory Makers at heart, we believe in sharing the best of Colorado with everyone we meet.

Not your average summer job.

Powering epic adventures

Echo Canyon River Expeditions calls Cañon City and the Royal Gorge Region home—with over 250 days of bluebird skies each year. Sharing colorful Colorado with our visitors is a team effort—so we’re hiring for a range of positions at Echo Canyon, 8 Mile Bar & Grill and Royal Gorge Cabins.

Work hard, play harder

This is rafting, after all. We're serious about safety—but not much else. Having fun is kind of mandatory here.

Embrace adventure

No two days at Echo Canyon are alike, and that's part of the joy. We think on our feet and lend a helping hand.

Make someone's day

Whatever it takes. We're in the business of creating unforgettable memories—so consider yourself Chief Experience Officer.

Join the team

We’re in the business of making memories. If sharing your love of Colorado for a living sounds too good to be true—you may have just found your dream job.

Maintain company grounds and facilities by performing a variety of duties which include: clean and maintain restroom / changing rooms, empty trash, clean fire pits, cleaning floors with pressure washer, sweeping, mopping, cleaning vehicles, cutting lawns / weeds with mower and weed trimmer, clean grounds, water plants and landscape beds, and numerous other duties.

This job will keep you moving! The position is full time seasonal starting in April with work through September. Applicants need to be self-directed and hard workers.

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Seasonal full time photographers capture white water rafts / guests on commercial raft trips. While an interest in photography is a must, you don’t need to be an experienced, accomplished photographer to apply. We will train you to use Echo Canyon digital SLR cameras. Driving Echo vehicles to river locations is a requirement, so a driver license and good driving record is required. Position starts from early May to early June, and work is available through mid-August to mid-September. Applicants must be self-motivated and have a great appreciation for hospitality. Pay starts at $14 per hour.

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Full time or part time Housekeepers for daily cleaning of our new luxury cabins, glamping tents, and Echo Canyon restroom facilities. Must be detailed oriented and dependable. Employment can be either seasonal or year-round. Starting pay $14 per hour or more based on experience.

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Perks & Benefits

Living your best life

Friendships that last a lifetime

Our staff becomes a tight-knit group of friends, not just co-workers

Just a summer gig

So you don't have to commit to a career, just a few months of fun and sun

Perks only Colorado can offer

Go rafting on your day off and get discounts for friends and family

Be the reason for someone's permagrin

There's nothing better than being part of the highlight of a family's vacation

"I look forward to coming to work everyday because of the fun environment and friendly staff!"
Ashton, Reservation Sales Staff
4 years at Echo Canyon
"I enjoy working at Echo because of the staff and the fun, fast-paced environment! Everyone is super friendly and welcoming. There’s never a boring day!"
Alex, Reservation Sales Staff
2 years at Echo Canyon

Work hard. Play harder.

Sound like you?