Gear up for your career

Kick-start your career with an internship at North America’s premier outdoor and conservation company.
Interns partner with our dedicated team of Outfitters to produce projects, conduct research and gain valuable work experience as they help us inspire others to get outdoors.

“The opportunity to work in the unique culture here was very special as a student. The internship was challenging, yet so much fun. It was the foundation I needed to launch me into my career.”

– Madeline Tourville, former intern and current Compensation Manager at Base Camp

Internship opportunities

Summer internships are offered at our professional headquarters in Springfield, Missouri, and at our manufacturing plants across a wide range of departments including:




Accounting and Finance

Marketing and Creative

And more!

Gain experience while enjoying these perks:

Merchandise discounts

Interns receive access to our exclusive team member discount program, with merchandise discounts up to 45 percent.

Opportunities for growth

We’re here to support your professional goals. You’ll receive personalized leadership development training and networking opportunities with key company leaders and other interns.

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Go behind-the-scenes

Your experience will include a fascinating look at our diverse company, including opportunities to visit Big Cedar Lodge, Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium, our manufacturing plants and distribution centers.

Competitive pay

Our paid internships are 10 weeks, with housing allowances provided for qualifying interns.

Life at Base Camp

Explore our award-winning professional headquarters which is home to a 24/7 on-site fitness center, a full-service cafe and an extensive walking trail network.

Internship requirements

  • Available full-time for the entire 10-week program
  • GPA of 3.0 or greater
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Completion of junior through graduating year of college
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.

Summer internship program

Applications are accepted each spring. Our upcoming internship program is June 2 – August 6, 2021.