See Marshall Fire Recovery or call 303-413-7730 for assistance, resources and information on the Marshall Fire.
Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer Ranger Corps

Application or Registration Deadline: 03/04/2022
Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Department: Parks & Open Space
Category: Open Space, Environment, and Gardening
Time Commitment & Minimum Age: Patrol out on the trails least 24 hours a year. Must be at least 18 years of age.

Location varies based on activity.

Program Summary:

Do you enjoy spending time outdoors on the trails? If so, consider volunteering with the Volunteer Ranger Corps for Boulder County Parks & Open Space. If you would like to be a part of an important volunteer corps that is making a difference in Boulder County this program is for you. Whether you want to help by enhancing the visitor experience in our beautiful parks or are considering a career in natural resources, please consider applying today.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Volunteers are welcome to hike, bike, run, or ride a horse at Boulder County’s scenic open spaces while providing park visitors with information about cultural and natural history, recreational opportunities, facilities, and regulations. With additional training and approval, volunteers can hike the trails with their dog to help share information with other dog owners on the trail.

Qualifications and Requirements:

Volunteers must be 18 years old.

Volunteers must patrol for at least 24 hours a year. There may be opportunities to participate in special assignments including community outreach, visitor studies, and staff work projects as needed.

Training Dates and Information:

Volunteer training will be two days on April 2 and 10.


For more information, contact Michelle Marotti at or 303-678-6219.

Application Process:

Application deadline is March 4, 2022

Apply Now

Applications are accepted through Discover Boulder County, Parks & Open Space’s new volunteer and event registration system. If you’re new to the system, you’ll need to create an account. But it’s easy and we only use your contact information to communicate about volunteer opportunities and events you register for. We will never sell or give your information to a third party.