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Special Events Volunteers

Join us for one or all of the following Special Events! Just slip into some sturdy work shoes, grab some work gloves if you have them, and come on the event day and sign in. If you’re planning to bring a group of volunteers, such as a scout troop, please pre-register a week or two ahead by calling (907) 267-1247 so that we can get your group assigned to an appropriate project—and make checking in on the event day much easier.

  • National Trails Day
    When: First Saturday in June
    What: Come help improve Campbell Tract trails through work projects.
    Contact Number: (907) 267-1247

  • National Public Lands Day
    When: Saturday in late September
    What: Come take care of public lands through various work projects.
    Contact Number: (907) 267-1247

Special Events volunteers…

  • Are physically capable of moderate trail work, including using tools such as shovels, rakes, and clippers.

  • Are willing to work outdoors in all sorts of weather.

  • Care about the well being of public lands and enjoy working alongside others with a similar outlook.

Come help…

  • Improve and maintain trails and trailheads.
  • Restore habitat for wildlife.
  • Reduce streambank erosion and protect Campbell Creek.
  • Complete landscaping projects on Campbell Tract.
  • Pick up animal waste from the trails just after the winter thaw.
  • Remove invasive weeds and replant with native vegetation.


  • Various points through the year.