Get Your Hands Dirty- Volunteer With Us!The natural areas are yours to enjoy and explore and you can also get involved with the stewardship of these special places. With more than 35,000 acres and 40 natural areas there's a lot to care for! Projects include trail building and maintenance, weeding, plantings, and more.
Have a group? Volunteer projects are great for team-building, networking, and camaraderie.
Don't have a group? Individuals and families can also participate.
Summer Wetland PlantingSaturday, July 11, 9 a.m. to noon OR 1-4 p.m.
Dig in to help restore a newly designated natural area! Volunteers will be greening up the site of a former gravel mine on East Horsetooth Road by planting wetland species. Two shifts offered, volunteer for one or both! Family-friendly, volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult, 18+. Free, registration required in NatureTracker (You must create an account or login).
Save the Date
- National Public Lands Day, Saturday, September 26- project and location to be announced
Customized Projects for GroupsWork with our staff to design a project that works for you on your schedule, usually outdoors, March-October. Demand for volunteer projects is high, so please give at least 3 weeks notice and please understand if a project is not available.
- Contact Catherine Dillon, Natural Areas Service Learning Educator, 970-219-1106 or