Job Openings

Work passionately on behalf of the finest hiking and equestrian trail in the Western United States. Work for the Pacific Crest Trail Association!

The Pacific Crest Trail Association, headquartered in Sacramento, California is dedicated to protecting, preserving and promoting the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail.

The following staff positions are open:

Crest Runner for the 2023 Season

Are you passionate about environmental conservation and connecting people to the outdoors?  The Pacific Crest Trail Association (PCTA) is looking for someone with relationship building and long-distance hiking experience to join our team as a Crest Runner.

The Crest Runner will serve as a key member of the PCT team by providing information and education to trail users while also collecting key visitor use data and information. The Crest Runner will authentically engage with and support trail users by providing information about the PCT and PCTA, local regulations, Leave No Trace principles, and trail conditions. They will also compile, collect, and report on visitor use data.

Interviews for this position will take place on December 8-9. To learn more, follow the links below:

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