CHATTER BOX: Deam Jobs

If you could have any job in the world (other than logging or log hauling) what would it be? We asked some of our readers what their dream job would be and here’s what they put on their ­applications:

  • Ryan Ronning: Journalist/photographer for Nat Geo.
  • Alex Boyd: I've always wanted to drive a car hauler for NASCAR.
  • Keven Workman: I would want to start my own fishing guide service. Making a living fishing, now that would be AWESOME!!!!
  • Jeff Henke: Driving funny car for John Force!
  • Curtis Mahood: Wish my knees wouldn't have went out so I could have gone from some no name street skating punk to a famous pro skater/driver with a stretched out 48 Pete as mu tour bus!!
  • Troy Kaelber: Prototype car test driver do I can get paid to thrash stuff.
  • Craig Scott: Something to do helping kids like a counselor, sports coach, etc.
  • Forrest Waldron: Pharmacist at Walgreens.
  • Rollie Thompson: Airline pilot.
  • Tina Hamilton: Comer: Trail guide for horse packing trips. Sleep under the stars and see backcountry with 1 horse under me instead of 475.
  • Stuart Loewen: Already doing it - custom trucks. Miss logging just the same; it’s like a drug.
  • John Lotze: wild land/ structure fire fighter.
  • Andy Gulley: I would like to be a game warden.
  • Robert Comer: Flavor tester for Ben & Jerry's ice cream.
  • Rick Sargent: Head bouncer in a big nightclub.
  • Eric Harrison: Horseback hunting guide in Montana or Idaho away from civilization.
  • Amy Gladen: Nurse in the maternity ward and professional model.
  • LaRell Herbert: Always wanted to be a helicopter pilot–specifically an EMS helicopter pilot.
  • Dawn Slama: Teacher.
  • Kenny Keeler: I’d have an Old Iron restoration shop.
  • Zack Smith: I’d like to work for the railroad or be a pilot.
  • John Hames: Working on or running a fishing boat or fishing guide service.
  • Lee D. Caldwell: MOW worker on the railroad running different machinery. It would be interesting, you would get to see different scenery and you could travel.
  • Mike Osborn: Working at a mine running different equipment.
  • Darrin Wise: Powerboat test driver.
  • Daniel Boone: Chiropractor.
  • Lisa Krahl: Anything to do with racing, a professional singer or an equestrian trainer for inner city kids.
  • Jeff Tellefsen: Besides drumming, I really love this Ebay thing I have been doing the past decade - going out picking and looking for gold to sell is a rush.
  • Bob Holman: Born and raised on a cattle ranch south of Miles City Montana; would like to go back to that life again if I could.
  • Tom Reavis: Touring Rock-n-Roll drummer.
  • Melissa McCaw: Wildland fire fighter.
  • Darren Risseeuw: I’d have to say a banker; they got the good hours right!
  • Jens Jorgensen Sr.: Preacher of the word of God.
  • Jason Nigh: Locomotive engineer.
  • Grant Hays: If I weren’t driving I would be living in So-Cal and racing motocross professionally.
  • Seth Harmer: Operating heavy equipment either at a quarry/mine or general contracting.
  • Hank White: My dream job is just to have a job.