Grand Teton National Park Foundation

Posts With Tag: Volunteer

  • Grand Teton Seeks Volunteers for Summer 2019

    Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

    Grand Teton National Park is currently seeking applicants who are interested in participating in two Foundation-supported volunteer programs — both the Snake River Ambassadors and the String Lake Brigade are hiring for summer 2019. Grand Teton’s Snake River Ambassadors educate visitors about potential hazards and necessary skills to safely navigate the river in the park. […]

  • Grand Teton Lodge Company Employees Give Back During Annual EpicPromise Week

    Friday, September 21st, 2018

    On a fall day this September, Grand Teton Lodge Company showed their commitment to enhance Grand Teton National Park through volunteerism by participating in Vail Resorts’ annual EpicPromise Week. In its eighth season, EpicPromise Week is an employee volunteer event that features service projects in each of the resort’s communities. This year’s projects focused on […]

  • National Trails Day: Celebrating Trails in Grand Teton

    Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

    Want to volunteer in Grand Teton this summer? Saturday, June 2nd is National Trails Day—the largest celebration of trails in the United States! Last year, over 170,000 people participated to renew and enjoy pathways across the country. Join us in Grand Teton National Park for our fourth annual volunteer project and help improve one of […]

  • Grand Teton Seeks Volunteers for Snake River Ambassador Program

    Monday, March 26th, 2018

    Grand Teton’s Snake River Ambassador program will educate visitors about the potential hazards and necessary skills to safely navigate the Snake River.

  • Partnering with Patagonia Action Works

    Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

    We are pleased to announce that we have been named as a 2018 partner in Patagonia’s new initiative, Patagonia Action Works, for our work to restore fish passage between the Snake River and one of its main tributaries—Ditch Creek. Patagonia launched Action Works to connect their customers with conservation nonprofits. The goal is to increase […]

  • Give Your Time: Volunteer in Grand Teton

    Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

    Grand Teton welcomed a record 4.97 million visitors in 2017—an increase of 21% over a six-year period. This unprecedented trend has placed additional pressure on park resources and popular destinations. The Foundation funds innovative volunteer programs that augment the park’s ability to overcome challenges and provide people with safe and enjoyable experiences. These dedicated teams […]

  • Volunteer: National Public Lands Day—Saturday, September 30th

    Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

    Looking for one last chance to help improve the park before winter arrives? You are in luck! National Public Lands Day is this Saturday, September 30th from 10 am to 2 pm.

  • String Lake Brigade has Successful Pilot Season in Grand Teton

    Thursday, March 30th, 2017

    In 2016, Grand Teton National Park developed a program to help protect wildlife and promote visitor safety around the popular String Lake area. With a team of approximately 14 wildlife stewards, Grand Teton formed the String Lake Volunteer Brigade.

  • New Volunteer Program Preserves Grand Teton’s History

    Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

    Our new formal historic preservation volunteer program—Grand Teton Hammer Corps—just completed its pilot year. Hammer Corps provides a great opportunity for the public to connect to the history of Grand Teton while addressing critical repairs to historic structures and landscapes throughout the park.

  • Volunteer in Grand Teton National Park!

    Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

    Volunteer in the park this summer by joining a trail crew every Thursday at 9 am through the summer and fall. All ages and skills are welcome. Trail work will consist of light maintenance with light to moderate physical activity.

  • National Trails Day: Celebrating Trails in Grand Teton

    Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

    Join us on June 4th for National Trails Day, the largest celebration of trails in the United States! Grab your boots, work gloves, and a friend and come up to the park for our annual volunteer project to improve some of the trails we love.

  • Tauck Grant to Help Preserve Iconic Mormon Row Structures in Grand Teton National Park

    Thursday, March 31st, 2016

    We are pleased to announce that a major grant provided by Tauck, a leader in premium quality guided tours and cruises, will help preserve the historic buildings and landscapes at Grand Teton’s Mormon Row.

  • A Day in the Life of the Wildlife Brigade

    Thursday, October 29th, 2015

    Jeff Willemain is a longtime friend of the Foundation. This summer he and his wife, Chris, volunteered on Grand Teton’s Wildlife Brigade, a Foundation-funded volunteer program. Jeff recently shared a story with us from a memorable day volunteering for the Wildlife Brigade.

  • Volunteer in Grand Teton: National Trails Day June 6th

    Friday, May 15th, 2015

    National Trails Day is just around the corner and we look forward to celebrating for the second year in a row! Join us on Saturday, June 6 at our volunteer event in Grand Teton National Park.

  • Volunteer in Grand Teton!

    Friday, August 1st, 2014

    Are you looking for a new way to be a steward to Grand Teton? Do you love to take advantage of long summer days by walking the trails of the park? We have the perfect opportunity for you!

  • National Trails Day Success!

    Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

    Our National Trails Day event in Grand Teton was a huge success thanks to a group of ambitious volunteers and park rangers. The team worked for five hours on the Valley Trail near Bradley and Taggart lakes in Grand Teton National Park.


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