• 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?

View of Abercrombie from Horseshoe Bend boat ramp

There are over 350 Abandoned Mineral land sites recorded in Bighorn Canyon, and even more are being discovered. These sites are the result of a mining boom, caused by the search for uranium in the production of nuclear weapons during the Cold War. Even with research the names of the companies responsible for the test sites have not been found. More...