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7 Aspirational Outdoor Jobs

Working in the great outdoors is (mostly) a dream come true. Here are seven wilderness-driven careers that'll make any cubicle-dweller green with envy. Text by Shey Kiester.


trail angel
Trail Angel
OK, not a job, per se, but these volunteers and good Samaritans help thru-hikers on both coasts achieve their dreams by providing shelter and supplies along the way.  By generously welcoming strangers into their homes, the angels form a crucial support network for backpackers everywhere. See one inspiring story here.
[image: Vimeo / The Oregonian]


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