crooked Creek Ranch

a resort-quality owned and operated by Young Life


Crooked Creek Ranch

a resort-quality camp owned and operated by Young Life

Crooked Creek Ranch

A Resort-quality camp owned and operated by Young Life

Welcome to Crooked Creek Ranch!

Crooked Creek Ranch is owned and operated by Young Life. In 1994, Young Life purchased approximately 1,000 acres of the Murphy Cattle Ranch. Crooked Creek opened for its first summer camping season in 1999. Since then Crooked Creek has welcomed thousands of kids, leaders, volunteers and guests.

Come with your local Young Life area to experience the "best week of your life" with hundreds of other high school kids this summer. Or host a weekend trip anytime throughout the school year for your non-profit group.

come serve this summer!

As we prepare for Summer 2023, we are hiring the following positions:

Summer Intern

The summer internship application is live! This is a paid position for the entire summer. Applicants must be at least 20 years old to apply. We will begin placements on November 1st. Please click here to learn more about the role as well as requirements for application.

Summer Staff

The summer staff application is live! This is a volunteer position that serves approximately 3 weeks of the summer. We will begin placements on​ December 1st.​ Please click here​ to learn more about the role.

Medical Professional Volunteer

We need a certified physician and registered nurse to join our medical team each week of the summer. You and your family will be provided with room and board as well as the opportunity to experience camp. To learn more about the position, please click here.​ Placements will begin mid November.

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