Colorado Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Nature Conservancy in Colorado.  We look forward to having you volunteer with us! Join our e-newsletter to find out about upcoming opportunities around the state. Our biggest need for volunteers is during field season April-October at our preserves.  We rely on volunteerism to help manage our preserves and properties around Colorado. Questions? Email COvolunteers@tnc.org

All internships, both paid and unpaid, can be found at Nature.org/careers. Unfortunately, we cannot accept unsolicited resumes, please apply for specific openings through our careers page. 

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Spring 2017 RiverSweep

We are excited to host our annual Spring RiverSweep on Earth Day this year! Volunteers of all ages will help Denver Parks and Recreation buy picking up trash, removing weeds and other plant debris, repairing trails, painting park fixtures, and getting our parks ready for summer! Learn More 

Preserving Biodiversity in the Face of a Changing Climate

Connect with nature and help us mitigate the threat non-native, invasive species pose to our biodiversity. Learn about various weed management techniques and spend a few hours working in a stunning location to reduce those populations. A bagged lunch will be necessary. Tools will be provided. Please dress appropriate for outside working conditions. Learn more

Phantom Volunteer Day Grounds Maintenance and Interpretive Hike

Connect with nature while enjoying a morning of gratifying stewardship work on the beautiful Phantom Canyon Preserve. We will be doing some light trail and fence maintenance, as well as weed removal and general touch-ups around the facilities. Learn more 

Phantom Canyon River Trail Maintenance Days

On one Saturday a month from June through September, help us maintain part of our 4-mile River Trail that weaves throughout and alongside the North Fork at the bottom of Phantom Canyon. Learn more

Boulder Office Volunteers

Volunteers are occasionally needed year round at the Boulder office. Specific positions will be posted on this site as they arise.


Our group of young professionals is an active community of Coloradans who share a love of nature, a concern for the environment, and a belief that hope and action are indispensable for making a difference. The goal of this volunteer committee is to ensure that our peers, and the next generation, get involved in conservation at a local, regional and global level. The 13ers Committee meet monthly to help plan events, partner with others, promote volunteerism and help to broaden support for conservation. Learn more or contact 13ers@tnc.org.

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