Trail Guide Writer

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Company Name TMBER
Location Remote, United States
Date Posted April 1, 2014
Category Copywriter
Job Type Per Post Fee


Your job will be to research provided print and online resources and create quality route entries across the U.S. Route entries will include both hard data and an original write-up. This is a short-term contract position, starting almost immediately, and you can work from anywhere. We'll pay you per route you complete – a competitive hourly rate – and incentives for those that qualify.

  • College degree in Writing, Communications, Journalism or equivalent work experience
  • Two years of real-world writing experience and samples to prove it
  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills
  • Skilled in Microsoft Excel, Bing/Google Maps, Google Drive
  • Passion for trail-based outdoor activities
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work autonomously and meet deadlines


  • Send us a resume showing your writing experience and contact information
  • Provide a recent writing sample that is relevant to this job opportunity
  • Include a link to your online portfolio or blog if you have one
  • Last, as we'll be expanding beyond hiking, tell us which three of these you're most familiar with: hiking, backpacking, trail-running, snow-shoeing, cross-country skiing, kayaking/canoeing, stand up paddling, mountain biking

Send all of the above to Daniel at [email protected]. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!