Starting Jan. 1, the minimum wage in unincorporated Boulder County is $15.69/hour.

A partir del 1 de enero, el salario mínimo local en la zona no incorporada del condado de Boulder será de $15,69/hora.

Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer Ranger Corps

Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
Department: Parks & Open Space
Category: Open Space, Environment, and Gardening
Time Commitment & Minimum Age: Volunteers are required to patrol 24 hours annually and commit to participate in program for at least two consecutive years. Must be 18 years or older.

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, walk your dog, or ride a horse while exploring some of Boulder County’s most scenic open spaces while providing park visitors with information about local parks and open space, cultural and natural history, recreational opportunities, facilities, and regulations. Volunteers will also be trained to lead and assist staff with visitor studies and community outreach and education.

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:

Training is offered every other year in the spring and will take place on Saturdays or Sundays.


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

Application Process:

Thank you for your interest in this program, however it is currently full and we are no longer accepting applications. We apologize for any inconvenience.