Opportunities to Work with Us

Are you looking for a ministry opportunity and a place to serve? Check out Coldwater and consider serving at Mink Lake this summer. If you have a heart for people and want to work alongside people who love to serve, then consider investing in the Coldwater outdoor leadership ministry. We help young leaders mature through outdoor experiences. This could be your ministry this summer!

2022 Home Team (May 14-August 8, May 28-August 8)


The practice of hospitality and the heart to serve are core to the Christian life. A Home Team Member at Coldwater experiences that firsthand as they support the Coldwater ministry with care for people and place. Home Team lives at and operates our basecamp at Mink Lake. On Home Team, you will experience your own wilderness trip, become an intentional Christian community, and work to support our tripping programs. Open positions include: Cook, Baker, Trip food packer, Hospitality, Logistics, Grounds and Maintenance.

Call Kevin at (218) 370-8864 for questions or apply below!

2022 Field Team (May 14 – August 8, 2022, *limited opportunities for May 28-August 8)


If you love Jesus and want to help others grow as a person, talk to us about our Wilderness Leader Internship! This internship prepares you to instruct, teach and minister in the wilderness classroom. Your training will include our cornerstone Wilderness Leadership Expedition course, Wilderness First Responder certification, and a two-week seminar on the Role of the Instructor. You will then finish the summer with significant opportunities to lead in the wilderness!