Dakota County Parks offers a variety of opportunities for groups and individuals wishing to share their talents and time volunteering in their county park system.
If you enjoy working with people or have a passion for nature, Dakota County Parks is the place for you. Volunteer in a park that you frequently visit or choose one of the other beautiful County parks near you. Sign up for volunteer opportunities within the parks.
Help out with one of our many opportunities that requires little to no commitments. There is always something going on no matter what season it is.
Medium-term opportunities (3–6 months)
Ski Trail Patrol: Enjoy the outdoors while helping park visitors with questions and first aid care. Be part of the Volunteer Ski Patrol Team at Lebanon Hills Regional Park, Spring Lake Park Reserve and Whitetail Woods Regional Park.
Mountain Bike Trail Patrol: Assist, educate and inform. Enjoy the outdoors while helping park visitors with questions, bike repair and first aid care. Be part of the Volunteer Mountain Bike Patrol Team at Lebanon Hills Regional Park.
Service project opportunities
Throughout the year, Dakota County Parks hosts several service project-related events, including buckthorn pulls and trash clean-ups. Groups are encouraged to contact Garrett Zaffke at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
To get more information about volunteering, email email@example.com.