Open Space, Environment, & Gardening
Volunteers on open space

Open Space, Environment, & Gardening 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
Weed Pull

Ron Stewart Parks & Open Space Building, Longmont

08/13/2017 10:00 am
Summer Forestry Project

Walker Ranch

08/12/2017 9:00 am
Summer Forestry Project

Hall Ranch

08/05/2017 8:30 am
Colorado Cares Day

Hall Ranch

07/22/2017 9:00 am

Ongoing Opportunities

These opportunities usually require an ongoing commitment.

Position Title Time Commitment & Minimum Age Application or Registration Deadline
Left Hand Outdoor Challenge Program Leader Attend at least 50 percent of all activities from September through May. Must be at least 21 years of age. 08/31/2017
Adopt-A-County Road Program One year; twice a year. Must be at least 12 years old with adult supervision.
Agriculture Heritage Center Tour Guide Lead at least four tours per year. Must be at least 14 years old with adult supervision. 08/02/2017
Community Forestry Sort Yard Host 10-15 hours per month in 4-hour shifts. Must be at least 18 years of age. 08/31/2017

Other Opportunities

Is your group, club, business, or team looking for a volunteer project on open space? Then consider a Custom Group Volunteer Project or the Partnership Program.

Volunteers on open space

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.

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Open Space 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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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. You can apply for any position at any time of the year. However, most positions only accept new volunteers at certain times of the year because of training schedules.
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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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