Williams Ranch Road Closed
The Williams Ranch Road is currently closed due to flood damage. All trails in the park are currently open. For more information on closures call 915-828-3251.
Guadalupe Mountains accepts applications from volunteers throughout the year to assist with all aspects of park management. For those willing to dedicate personal time and expertise, there are a variety of opportunities in all park divisions, from serving as a campground host or working at the visitor center information desk to conducting backcountry patrols. The following lists many of the opportunities here in the park. Many positions could be combined depending on an individual's skill set. RV pads with hook-ups or park housing may be available in return for a 40-hour per week commitment.
Historic Structure Guide
Historic Structure Craftsman
Trail maintenance/Trail patrol
Digital media designer
If you are interested in volunteering, please download our Volunteer Application and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to 915-828-3269.
Our volunteer positions are coordinated locally. For details and information, please contact:
Did You Know?
The long narrow leaves of the desert willow (Chilopsis linearis) gives it its common name, but it is not a true willow. It is beautiful when in bloom, and provides valuable nectar for hummingbirds, butterflies, bees and other insects.