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Custom 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.

Creative Team-Building Opportunity For Your Organization

A volunteer project is a great way for members of your organization to have fun together outside the office, while giving back to the community. Your team can get away from computers and meeting rooms, and into the beautiful open spaces in Boulder County.

Volunteer Projects Are Fun, Easy & Make A Difference

Why choose us for a team-building activity?

  • It’s Fun! Being outside, enjoying the scenery and working on a project together is a great way to spend a day.
  • It’s Easy. No experience is necessary for these volunteer activities.
  • It’s Meaningful. The work your team accomplishes has a positive impact on the community and the environment!

Possible Volunteer Projects

Trail Maintenance

Trail Maintenance

Restore grade-dips, clean out water diversion structures, resurface the trail tread, and make other general trail improvements. Available April-October.

Photos From A Recent Trail Maintenance Project
Trail Maintenance Project Video

Seed Collection

Seed Collecting

Enjoy the peace of open space while collecting native seeds.

Photos From A Recent Seed Collection Project
Seed Collection Video

Forest Restoration

Forest Restoration

Restore unhealthy forests, enhance aspen stands, and reduce the risk of wildfire by thinning small trees and building slash piles. Available year-round.

Photos From A Recent Forestry Project
Forestry Project Video

Weed Wrangling

Weed Wrangling

Help fight noxious weeds. Your efforts will restore and protect vital wetlands, forests, and meadows. Available year-round.

Photos From A Recent Weed Pulling Project

Group Projects Details

  • Typical projects are 3-5 hours.
  • You must have at least 8 people committed to attending.
  • Groups up to 40 will be considered, though projects of this size depend on staff needs.
  • Please allow at least 4 weeks to schedule your request. Requests with less than 4 weeks are difficult to accommodate.
  • We cannot guarantee a specific project type as projects are determined by staff priorities and management goals.
  • Custom projects are set up specifically for your group. There will not be additional volunteers from other organizations.
  • Lunch is not provided.
  • Dogs or other pets are not allowed.
  • Work projects will be organized to comply with Public Health recommendations due to COVID-19.

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Take It To The Next Level

Looking for something more than just a one-time volunteer project? Our Partnership Program is 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

Amanda Hatfield