Partner with STARS

There are numerous opportunities to become involved with Steamboat STARS. You can help empower individuals of all abilities to participate in life-changing recreational experiences. STARS is seeking compassionate and dynamic individuals to become a part of the STARS family! Here is how you can make a difference in our clients’ lives today.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering with STARS is a fun and rewarding experience that is a great way to give back to the community. Volunteers will work one-on-one with individuals with disabilities helping them participate in the outdoors. STARS has over 205 volunteers that teach adaptive ski, snowboard,  snow bike lessons, assist with summer camps, and therapeutic horseback riding. Our volunteers graciously gave 12,000 hours during the 2016-2017 seasons. STARS has summer volunteer opportunities with the STARS Equestrian Center, Adventure Camp, Trailblazers Camp, and specialty camps including veteran programs.

Volunteer Application
Summer 2018 Volunteer Guide

For additional information, please contact Bailey Holland:
970-870-1950 x 100

Internship Opportunities

STARS (Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports) currently has the following positions open for the Summer 2018 season.  If you enjoy working with amazing people and love the outdoors, this job is for you!

Please send resumes to

STARS offers students and/or recent graduates the opportunity to gain practical work experience in both our winter and summer internships. Interns will receive hands-on experience helping individuals with disabilities recreate in the outdoors in beautiful Steamboat Springs, Colorado! STARS offers internship to students studying the following fields: Outdoor Education, Recreation, Recreation for Special Populations, Health & Exercise Science, Community-based Therapeutic Recreation (no CTRS on site), Nonprofit Management, Program Administration & Management, Psychology, Sociology & Physical Education, Development/Fundraising, and other related fields. Interns will work in all areas of the organization throughout their internship to develop a well-rounded experience. Areas of the STARS organization include, but are not limited to, the administrative office, reservations desk, program desk, staff and volunteer trainings, observing and teaching private and group lessons, camps, local programs, fundraisers, and outreach.

We are currently accepting applications for our Summer Internship Program

Summer Internship Description Internship Application

Junior Mentor Program

STARS (Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports) currently has the following positions open for Summer 2018. If you are in high school, the following positions are available.

Please send the application packet to

For questions call Tim Nagel at (970) 870-1950 x 104

STARS Junior Mentor Program is a one-on-one mentoring program in conjunction with the STARS Adventure Camp that enhances our community by empowering youth through genuine peer-mentoring relationships. At STARS, we recognize that sports and recreation offers the opportunity to achieve success for our athletes. By achieving success, we build self-confidence through focusing on possibilities instead of dwelling on an individual’s difficulties. A Junior Mentor aids in this process by offering encouragement, guidance, and a friendly atmosphere conducive to learning for their mentees.

  • Build a relationship with mentee while participating bi-weekly in STARS Adventure Camp
  • Participate actively in outdoor recreation sports such as kayaking, biking, rock climbing, hiking, fishing, pickelball, and much more with your mentee
  • Open to working with individuals with disabilities
  • Must be an entering sophomore in high school or older
  • Must be able to commit to 15 days throughout the summer program
  • Must be able to attend the Junior Mentor trainings
Junior Mentor Job Description Junior Mentor Job Application

STARS (Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports) is always accepting resumes if you are interested in being a part of this organization. Please email resumes and cover letters to

Development Director

Please see the job description below and submit your cover letter and resume to No phone calls please.

Development Director

Program Director

Please see the job description below and submit your cover letter and resume to No phone calls please.

Program Director

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