• Red cliffs descend into the water of Bighorn Canyon

    Bighorn Canyon

    National Recreation Area MT,WY

Volunteer

Volunteers enjoy a picnic at Black Canyon Campground

2009 Volunteer Appreciation Picnic

NPS Photo

For more information regarding the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area volunteer program, please contact Shawn Williams at 307-548-5406.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

BIGHORN CANYON NRA HORSESHOE BEND CAMPGROUND HOST

Activities: Campground Host, Tour Guide/Interpretation
Dates: May 2012 to September 2012



BIGHORN CANYON NRA TRAIL CREEK PRIMITIVE CAMPGROUND HOST

Activities: Campground Host, Tour Guide/Interpretation
Dates: May 2012 to September 2012

BIGHORN CANYON NRA AFTERBAY CAMPGROUND HOST

Activities: Campground Host, Tour Guide/Interpretation
Dates: May 2012 to September 2012

BIGHORN CANYON NRA CROOKED CREEK CONTACT STATION, INTERPRETATION

Activities: Tour Guide/Interpretation
Dates: May 2012 to September 2012

BIGHORN CANYON NRA AFTERBAY CONTACT STATION, INTERPRETATION

Activities: Tour Guide/Interpretation
Dates: May 2012 to September 2012

To view more NPS volunteer opportunities, go to www.volunteer.gov/gov

Did You Know?

Young bighorn ram, photo by T. Ennis

The bighorn sheep disappeared from the area in the 1800s. In the 1970s, Montana and Wyoming state game agencies translocated sheep into nearby areas. Descendants of these sheep moved into the range along Bighorn Canyon and today the estimated population is 150 to 200. More...