Category Archives: Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunity

Wanting to head out to Maggie Lakes during the later part of July? How about doing some volunteer work along the way? If you are interested check out an overnight trip to Maggie Lakes on July 23 and 24 from … Continue reading

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Additional Volunteer Benefits?

Besides the personal benefits of volunteering for trail work, there may be one you didn’t know about. Folks over at Wilderness Crops recently announced a great perk for being apart of their volunteer trail crews: pro deals. What are pro … Continue reading

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Summer Volunteer Opportunities

The High Sierra Volunteer Trail Crew has a few opportunities this summer for volunteer trail work in the Golden Trout Wilderness. They don’t cost you, the volunteer, anything but time. Please consider joining in on a trip or two this … Continue reading

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Volunteers Clear Down Trees

Volunteers from the Backcountry Horsemen and Pacific Crest Trail Association removed a large tree was that was causing problems for equestrian and recreation use along the Kern Flat Trail (33E20) or, more commonly known as, The Forks of the Kern Trail. Additionally 11 … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity – Golden Trout Wilderness on SQF

Wanting to give back and help preserve trails for generations to come? Consider checking out the High Sierra Volunteer Trail Crew. Starting the August 2, 2015, and going 1 week, volunteers have the opportunity to maintain a “gem” of the … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity: Donate Money and/or Your Time

Saturday, June 27, 2015, there is an opportunity to volunteer with Wilderness Corps to do Crosscut Work on the Mountaineer Trail on the Sequoia National Forest side of the wilderness. If you are wanting to give back and help preserve the … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunities with Wilderness Corps

While on a wilderness trail you notice a down tree blocking your path. Like others before you a reroute was created. How about seeing a lot of erosion on a trail and wanting to fix it? Well now you can with … Continue reading

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Proof that Your Trail Reports Matter

Remember this photo? A backpacker by the name of Scotty submitted a report indicating a down tree along trail 33E20. Thanks to that user members of the United Trail Maintainers of California came in to remove the down tree. Beth … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity – Long Meadow Trail on SQF

Wanting to give back and help preserve trails for generations to come? Consider checking out the High Sierra Volunteer Trail Crew. Starting the last day in May and going 1 week, volunteers have the opportunity to maintain the western most … Continue reading

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Mark Calendar: Volunteer Opportunity

Looking to do more than just backpacking this summer season? Why not try combining a backpacking trip with volunteer trail work? Interested? Good. Head on over to the High Sierra Volunteer Trail Crew (HSVTC) site and register (Free). Once you … Continue reading

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