A volunteer helps three girls paddle a canoe down the Niobrara NSR.
Volunteers skilled in canoeing are always needed for the annual Outdoor Family Fun Day, held in April.

NPS Photo/Kristen Maxfield

Share your love of the Niobrara National Scenic River by volunteering your time with the National Park Service.

Short-term (1-day) volunteer opportunities exist to assist staff with river clean up (paddling the river to pick up trash and other debris), special events, and assisting with data collection for resource management.

If there are no opportunities listed below, contact the park volunteer coordinator at 402-376-1901 to discuss your interests and how they might be matched with park needs.


Current Volunteer Opportunities

Last updated: January 2, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

214 W US Highway 20
Valentine, NE 69201


(402) 376-1901

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