Corral Wrangler - Grand Teton National Park - Free Housing Provided

Date:  Mar 24, 2024

Jackson Hole, WY, US

Company:  Grand Teton Lodge Company
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2024


Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!


Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it's your first time seeing the mountains, or you already call them home, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world.


Join the Grand Teton Lodge Company for a season, or stay for a career at one/many of our 40+ resorts. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free access to Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, Employee housing, free activities, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development program, and wellness benefits to fuel your success.​


Do you love working with horses? Are you an experienced wrangler? Are you interested in working and living in Grand Teton National Park? Are you looking for an Experience of a Lifetime? If you answered, “Yes” to these questions, this position is great for you!


The Corral Wrangler is responsible for leading guided interpretive horseback trail rides for guests.  They assist guests on trail rides and assure their comfort and safety, provide care of horses and maintain the corral in a neat, orderly fashion. They are required to be friendly, courteous, and knowledgeable, providing information to guests regarding Grand Teton Lodge Company, Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, and the surrounding Jackson Hole area.


Job Specifications:  

  • Outlets:  Colter Bay Village, Flagg Ranch, Jackson Lake Lodge, Jenny Lake Lodge
  • Starting Wage:  $18.20
  • Skill Level: Entry, Intermediate


The “must haves” for this position include:

  • Prior experience in riding and care of horses
  • Valid US Driver's License
  • Successful completion of MVR
  • Current First Aid & CPR Certification
  • Strong verbal English skills
  • Must be able to lift at least 100 pounds


We prefer that you additionally have the following skills / experience, but it is not required: 

  • Previous experience guiding trail rides
  • Interpretive knowledge of Grand Teton National Park and/or Yellowstone National Park


What’s In It For You?

  • FREE Housing (including linens and all utilities) or Full Hook-Up RV Sites
  • FREE National Park Pass to Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park
  • FREE Participation in guest activities: Horseback rides, kayak and boat rentals, lake cruises & scenic raft tours, 200 miles of hiking trails and THE greatest perk ever – living in one of the most picturesque national parks!
  • FREE WiFi
  • $98/week OR FREE Meal Plan (this depending on hourly or salaried position) Meal Plan covers 3 meals/day in the employee cafeteria
  • Recreation Program and complimentary use of Rec Halls and Employee Gym at JLL (w/ Climbing Wall)


Before you apply, visit for detailed information about housing and other information you will find helpful.


 We are committed to environmental stewardship and sustainability through zero waste, energy and water conservation, green dining and retail, volunteerism, and education. Grand Teton Lodge Company offers an amazing place to live and work, as well as staff housing. 


The expected pay range is $18.20. This is the pay range we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.


Requisition ID  499133
Reference Date: 11/29/2023 
Job Code Function: Stables