The National Park Service needs volunteers throughout the year to assist with all aspects of park management: from archeological surveys to campground hosts.

Check the list of opportunities below, or contact:

Volunteer Coordinator
Hovenweep National Monument
McElmo Route
Cortez, CO 81321
(970) 562-4282 (x214)

Current Listings

Active volunteer opportunities are listed here. You can also search for other opportunities in the area or around the country at Volunteer.gov.


Current Volunteer Opportunities


Other Opportunities

Student Conservation Association (SCA)

Many of our volunteers work through the Student Conservation Association. For information on joining the SCA and current opportunities, visit www.thesca.org.
a volunteer wearing brown holds up a skull with sharp teeth as students look on
Outdoor education instructor with a local school group

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Canyon Country Outdoor Education Internships

Great teaching experiences are available in canyon country. If you like children and enjoy working in the outdoors, an internship with Canyon Country Outdoor Education (CCOE) internship is the position for you. For information about available opportunities, contact us.

Last updated: February 5, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

McElmo Route
Cortez, CO 81321


(970) 562-4282 x5

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