Volunteer with the Conservancy: Put Your Passion to Work!

Volunteer days in RMNP are back! What better way to show your love for Rocky Mountain National Park than by investing your time and energy toward a meaningful cause? Check out the Rocky Mountain Conservancy volunteer opportunities below and find out how you can help with Conservancy efforts to lend a helping hand to Rocky Mountain National Park.

2023 Volunteer Event Dates and Locations


National Trails Day
Date: Saturday, June 3, 2023
Time: 10 AM – 2 PM
Location: Hidden Valley
Project: Trash Pick-Up


All Volunteer Day
Date: Friday, July 21, 2023
Time: 10 AM – 1 PM
Location: Kawuneeche Valley
Project: Trash Pick-Up and clean up at Holzworth Picnic Area


Day of Remembrance (**cancelled**)
Date: Saturday, September 9, 2023
Time: this event has been cancelled


National Public Lands Day – Rocky Mountain Facelift

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2023
Time: 8 AM – 3 PM
Location: Meet at Estes Park Mountain Shop – Projects will be spread throughout the Estes Valley
Project: Trail maintenance, litter pick up, river clean up, trail restoration, etc.

Volunteer Days are free and open to the public. Please contact Ian Stafford (Ian.Stafford@RMConservancy.org) if you have any questions.

To see what the projects look like on-the-ground and understand their impact, check out Volunteer Stewardship Program Reports from past years:

2022 Volunteer Stewardship Program Report

2022 Thumb Open Space Trail Report

2019 Volunteer Stewardship Program Report

2018 Volunteer Stewardship Program Report

Youth and Corporate Group Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer stewardship is a great way to foster team building, civic engagement, and personal development! By supporting Rocky Mountain National Park and the Conservancy, your team can have meaningful impact on public lands, while enjoying these beautiful landscapes alongside friends, teammates and coworkers.

The Rocky Mountain Conservancy provides volunteer stewardship opportunities for organized youth and corporate groups. The Conservancy works with groups to create volunteer experiences alongside National Park Service staff in Rocky Mountain National Park. Projects are tailored specifically to the group size, interests and ages. Projects may range from 1 hour to multi-day (with camping).

Thumbs Up at the Facelift Volunteer Event at Thumb Open Space! Check out our 2022 Reports for more info and photos!


Please contact Ian Stafford, Director of Stewardship and Policy, at Ian.Stafford@RMConservancy.org for more information.

Rocky Mountain Conservancy – Mailing and Events

Additional volunteers are needed to assist with on-site mailings and events. Contact RMCmembership@RMConservancy.org if you are willing to lend a hand!