Mesa Verde National Park's Volunteer in the Park (VIP) Program
Volunteer opportunities at Mesa Verde vary according to the season and individuals skills and interests.
Things to Know Before Applying
Before applying as a volunteer to Mesa Verde National Park, please consider the following:
Volunteering at Other Federal and State Agencies
To find out about volunteering opportunities in many other federal and state agencies, visit www.volunteer.gov.
Did You Know?
On a snowy December day in 1888, while ranchers Richard Wetherill and Charlie Mason searched Mesa Verde’s canyons for stray cattle, they unexpectedly came upon Cliff Palace for the first time. The following year, the Wetherill brothers and Mason explored an additional 182 cliff dwellings.