I hope so.
In this 100 year old room, I sluggishly sit up at 6am & with my crusty eyes I look outside my window to see the sun shining brightly on the cargo ships passing through the Columbia River. For a minute, I think ” this is a beautiful morning, I should get up.” But, after 30 seconds I … Read more
Piensa lo que piensen.
Pero para mi, estaba muy emocionada a tener la oportunidad a viajar y vivir en otro estado por un trabajo en Astoria, Oregon. Ya tiene dos semanas que acepté la posición de guardabosque en Lewis & Clark National Historical Park en el Departamento de Interpretación. En la entrevista pregunté a mis supervisores de como era el … Read more
“Los mejores trabajos se encuentran aquí en California. ¿Por qué te quieres ir tan lejos?
Unlike most of the success stories my father hears from his trucker friends about their kids, I didn’t turn out to be a star child. So, no estaba tan contento that I wasn’t offered a full time position at some fancy corporate company after … Read more
I remember the days leading up to my departure to Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve. My mom would be looking over my shoulder as I pack my clothes nervously thinking about all the horrids things that could possibly go wrong on the way to Idaho. My father would silently watch without saying a word, but I know … Read more
This is officially week 9 of 10 of working here at Craters of the Moon and this is one of the last few posts that I have left to write. The experience has been superb and exceeded my expectations more than what I ever imagined it would. Out of all the things I get to do here each one of … Read more
Los Parques Nacionales es conocido por todo el mundo como “La mejor idea de los Estados Unidos.” En el mes que ha trabajado aquí en Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve veo como la “mejor idea” falta en respeto de la diversidad. En California, si cierras tus ojos y escuchas la calles alrededor de ti. Escuchas bastante diferente … Read more
What’s the best thing about being an Interpretive Park Ranger? For me it is being able to get to know and share information with visitors who came across Craters of the Moon looking to know more. The majority of the times visitors come to CRMO because they were on their way to Yellowstone or Grand Teton and happened to stumble … Read more
As the sun is rising over the black mountains that surrounds Craters of the Moon I am being bombarded every morning with loud chimes and vibrations from my phone. It’s a little difficult to get use to the work schedule I have. There are days that I anxiously wait for the clock to strike at 2 in order for my … Read more
For the first time in a long time I feel content with where I am at. There are no words to describe how I feel right now, but it is the same feeling as when you look into the sky after the storm and somehow it just seems all the more beautiful than the day before. And it’s a great … Read more
There are so many aspects of Craters of the Moon that make it unique in comparison to anything else in the country. There have been many people who have passed by here and saw nothing but a black, desolate landscape. However, there have been people like Robert Limbert, the staff of Craters of the Moon, and thousands of visitors every … Read more