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Historic photo of a woman seated on a sign at Berthoud Pass.Wickiups are conical-shape dwellings used by the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe of southwestern Colorado. Willow Lake is protected within Wilderness.


Temporary Jobs with the Rocky Mountain Region

Beginning February 3, 2015, for recreation, fisheries, forestry and other temporary positions.  Job announcements are open for 7-days. View a listing of current temporary positions in the Rocky Mountain Region of the U.S. Forest Service.  Once you find a position and location of a temporary job you are interested in, you will need to go to to apply.          

Applicants should select only those duty locations where they are prepared to accept a position. The application period will be brief, so we recommend that you prepare your application materials in advance.

The Thrill of the Chill

Recent News


This Month in Forest Service History

Events that have helped shape the Forest Service in January and in February

Our Future Forests: Beyond Bark Beetles

Image of an adult mountain pine beetle

New video series, Our Future Forests: Beyond Bark Beetles, explains bark beetle outbreaks in our forests and shares actions the U.S. Forest Service is taking to respond.