Welcome to the registration and donation site for Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado

Volunteer Opportunities
Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) plans over 50 outdoor volunteer projects each year across the state. Anyone can get involved, and no experience is necessary. There’s something for everyone – from family-friendly projects to high mountain adventures; from urban locations to forest and wilderness; from planting to trail work. Learn more about volunteering with VOC here.

Browse the calendar below to find upcoming projects. Use the drop-down search options to narrow your search. Use the Search by Location button to find projects within a certain mile radius. Once you find a project you like, simply click on the title and follow directions to complete your registration. Questions? Contact Jamie at 303-715-1010 x 116 or jamie@voc.org.

To view opportunities from the each of the field offices, click on the appropriate name below.
Rio Grande National Forest & BLM San Luis Valley Field Office
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Showing 11 record(s).


First Creek Trail Construction and Restoration at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal with Colorado Native
This large project is perfect for beginners and features a happy hour by Colorado Native.
09/23/2017-09/23/2017
Location: Greater Denver Area
Minimum Age: 10
Difficulty: Easy
Moderate
Type of Work: Ecological Restoration
Invasive Species Management
Trail Construction

Evening Harvesting at Observatory Park with Grow Local Colorado
Harvest vegetables planted by VOC volunteers in this family-friendly project.
09/28/2017-09/28/2017
Location: Greater Denver Area
Minimum Age: 6
Difficulty: Easy
Type of Work: Gardening/Planting

Willow Creek Falls Trail Construction at Roxborough State Park
This project takes place in a National Natural Landmark and is perfect for volunteers of all skill levels and abilities to celebrate National Public Lands Day!
09/30/2017-09/30/2017
Location: Greater Denver Area
Minimum Age: 16
Difficulty: Easy
Moderate
Type of Work: Trail Construction

Goose Creek Trail Restoration
Celebrate National Public Lands Day on this small, remote project.
**BOTH SAT and SUN REQUIRED**
09/30/2017-10/01/2017
Location: Greater Denver Area
Minimum Age: 16
Difficulty: Moderate
Difficult
Type of Work: Trail Work

Evening Harvesting at Civic Center Park with Grow Local Colorado
Harvest vegetables planted by VOC volunteers in this family-friendly project.
10/05/2017-10/05/2017
Location: Greater Denver Area
Minimum Age: 6
Difficulty: Easy
Type of Work: Gardening/Planting

Mesa Trail Restoration
Restore one of Boulder's most popular trails in a pristine setting.
10/06/2017-10/06/2017
Location: Greater Denver Area
Minimum Age: 16
Difficulty: Moderate
Difficult
Type of Work: Trail Restoration/Maintenance

Firefly Trail Construction at McCloskey Natural Area
This project is perfect for beginners and those looking to meet people from across the state.
10/07/2017-10/07/2017
Location: Front Range North
Minimum Age: 12
Difficulty: Easy
Moderate
Type of Work: Trail Construction

Mike O'Brien Memorial Project: Stone Quarry Trail Construction
Improve access to an area popular with mountain bikers and trail runners on this Grand Milestone project.
10/07/2017-10/08/2017
Location: Southern Mountains
Minimum Age: 14
Difficulty: Easy
Moderate
Difficult
Type of Work: Trail Construction

Cascade Creek Trail Restoration
Camp near hot springs and ghost towns and gaze at majestic snow-capped peaks as you help repair a trail in beautiful Chaffee County.
10/14/2017-10/15/2017
Location: Northern & Central Mountains
Minimum Age: 16
Difficulty: Difficult
Type of Work: Ecological Restoration
Trail Restoration/Maintenance

Fox Meadow Trail Restoration at Barr Lake State Park
This project is perfect for families, with tasks for all ages and skill levels.
10/21/2017-10/21/2017
Location: Greater Denver Area
Minimum Age: 8
Difficulty: Easy
Moderate
Type of Work: Ecological Restoration
Grounds/Facilities Maintenance
Trail Restoration/Maintenance

OcTOOLberfest - VOC Tool Maintenance
Help us put tools to bed and get ready for the 2018 project season!
10/28/2017-10/28/2017
Location: Denver Metro Area (MET)
Minimum Age: 14
Difficulty: Easy
Moderate
Type of Work: Grounds/Facilities Maintenance