Volunteers on Open Space 

Parks, Environment, Gardening & Agriculture Volunteer Opportunities

Wild Work One-Time Opportunities

Join a Wild Work volunteer project. These projects are one-time and require no other commitment.

Position Title Location Project Date
Forestry project Hall Ranch 10/8/2016 9:00 AM
Osprey Camera Wire Burial Project Cattail Pond at Fairgrounds 10/15/2016 10:00 AM
Make a Difference Day Hall Ranch 10/22/2016 10:00 AM

Ongoing Opportunities

These opportunities usually require an ongoing commitment.

Position TitleTime CommitmentRegistration Deadline
Adopt-A-County Road Program1-year; twice a year. Minimum age to participate is 12 and must have adult supervision.Now Recruiting
Citizen Ranger CorpsVolunteers are required to patrol 24 hours in one year and participate in 3 special assignments in a calendar year.Now Recruiting
11/18/2016 5:00 PM
Mining Museum GuideA few hours per month depending on museum. Must be 18 years or older to apply.Now Recruiting
9/10/2016 5:00 PM
Shrub Browse MonitorOctober 2016 through January 2017, 4 to 8 hours per monthNow Recruiting
10/7/2016 5:00 PM

Parks & Open Space Ongoing Opportunities

See a list of all the ongoing volunteer opportunities with Parks & Open Space including those that are not listed above.
Parks & Open Space Ongoing Opportunities

Special Group Projects

Group Volunteer Projects

Custom Group Volunteer Projects

Get your team out of the office and into the open spaces by scheduling a custom group volunteer project. Half or full day projects can be created for groups of 8-40 volunteers.

Partnership Program

Partnership Program

We are forming alliances with businesses and organizations to build a community-based stewardship ethic for the preservation and care of our open space, parks and trails.

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All volunteers need to review Boulder County's Multicultural Diversity and EEO and Unlawful Discrimination Policies before starting their volunteer assignment.

If you need special assistance to fill out a volunteer application, please contact our Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator at 303-441-3525.

Boulder County supports infants at work when feasible, so please inquire with the volunteer coordinator if you are a new parent considering a volunteer opportunity.

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Foothills United Way's Volunteer Connection provides an online, searchable database which includes hundreds of different types of volunteer opportunities with local nonprofits and local government agencies. Local nonprofits and other local government agencies may post their volunteer opportunities directly on their own websites as well.


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