Be a part of the park’s volunteer team and contribute to improving its habitat in spring, summer, and fall.

Drop-In Events are small-scale, done-in-a-day events. They provide a wonderful opportunity to work and learn alongside experienced volunteers and staff. Perfect for first-time volunteers and longtime veteran volunteers. All are welcome!

Find & Register for a Drop-In Event

Looking to volunteer with a group of 5 or more people? Please visit our group volunteer page and fill out the form found on that page.

Trail Work

Keep the national park’s trails in top condition by doing a light trail “sweep”. Suitable for ages 10 and up. To register for Trail Work, contact the Adopt- A-Trail Crew Leader ahead of time to inform them if you will be attending. Find the volunteer you need to contact by clicking here.

Invasive Plant Removal

Remove invasive vegetation and improve habitat for native plants and animals. You’ll use hand tools such as loppers and saws. Suitable for ages 10 and up. Youth ages 10 to 15 are welcome with parent or guardian supervision. Youth ages 16 to 17 will need a completed volunteer agreement form signed by a parent or guardian.

Native Plantings

Help create less fragmented habitat for wildlife by planting native trees, shrubs, and flowers. Suitable for ages 7 and up.

Native Seed Collection

Help collect seeds to be grown in the park’s native plant nursery. You’ll hike a short distance to the project site. Suitable for all ages.