How to apply
Application - If you are interested in volunteering please fill out this form and send it to:
Big Bend National Park
You can also e-mail us
Volunteers are sought for the positions of camphost, visitor center host, and maintenance. Volunteers should be committed to bringing their trailer or RV and staying at least three months. In exchange for a RV site, electricity, water, and reimbursed propane expenses, volunteers are required to work 32 hours a week.Most volunteer positions require training, references, and a background check. Training is provided unless otherwise noted.
Current Volunteer Opportunities
Did You Know?
In 1535, prior to settlement, the Spanish adventurer Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca is credited with being the first European to visit the Big Bend Country. The Spanish had a name for such an area - despoblado, or unpopulated land. More...