We are currently hiring Full-time and part-time positions at $16-17/hr +tips!

read through the info below and use the form at the bottom of this page to submit your application to join our team!


At Wrong Way River Lodge & Cabins, we are passionate about:

  • Connecting guests to the transformational qualities of the outdoors
  • Helping guests create stories and memories that include an authentic sense of place
  • Having a positive impact on our guests, community, staff, and natural environment


Who you are...

  • You are comfortable approaching and talking to people you don’t know
  • You like to recommend things to do and see in Asheville to your friends and family
  • You love being outdoors and have a favorite outdoor activity that you can’t get enough of
  • You are environmentally conscious and do what you can to be a force for good in the world
  • You have a growth mindset that allows you to adapt and thrive in the challenging, but exciting, start-up environment
  • You are reliable and responsible


What you will do…

You will be part of a small team that works closely with each other to connect Wrong Way guests and customers to the transformational experiences and stories that can be found in Asheville and surrounding WNC. To promote a team environment and keep things interesting, team members are rotated through staff responsibilities, including:

  • Conduct regular cleaning and basic maintenance of the River Lodge, property, and cabins
  • Handle retail sales in the River Lodge Canteen
  • Prepare coffee drinks in the River Lodge Canteen
  • Make recommendations to guests based on their interests and comfort level
  • Educate guests on local history and the Wrong Way story
  • Anticipate and react to guest requests and needs
  • Work private group events when necessary


Compensation and benefits...

  • Starting pay is $16-17/hr + tips
  • 1.5x holiday pay (select holidays)
  • Employee discount on Canteen purchases and A-frame cabin rentals
  • Complimentary stays in a Wrong Way A-frame cabin (accrued based on time worked)
  • Complimentary coffee
  • Cultivate Climbing gym membership discount
  • Employee events such as annual staff party and whitewater rafting outing



  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and your own, reliable transportation
  • Must be able to stand for long periods and climb stairs
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, or carry up to 50 lbs


Use the form below if you like what you see and feel that you meet the criteria. 


Wrong Way is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to hiring a diverse team.


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