DNR's Volunteer Calendar
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DNR's Volunteer Calendar 
 


Interested in recreation on DNR-managed lands? Want to get involved? Consider volunteering.

There's all sorts of ways you can get involved in improving recreation on DNR-managed lands. Help build and repair trails. Restore or monitor a stream. Paint buildings. Build a bridge. Attend a meeting and provide your input. Check out upcoming volunteer opportunities on our calendar below...

UPDATED: November 25, 2014

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The Discover Pass is your ticket to Washington's great outdoors. 
Learn more at
www.discoverpass.wa.gov.

For a list and maps of DNR-managed state trust lands that require the Discover Pass go to www.dnr.wa.gov/recreation.

2015:      January  |  February  |  March  |  April  |  May  |  June  |  July

Volunteers must be 18 or older or have pre-approved parental signature on volunteer form. 

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December 2014

DateTimeEvent / Sponsor / ActivityLocationContact
December 69 a.m. to 2 p.m.FOCF Monthly Work Party
Join DNR staff and volunteers from
Friends of Capitol Forest for a work party.

Work to improve road crossing areas, remove wood supports on berms, and drainage.

Kids are welcome! There is often a mountain bike ride after the work party.


What to bring

Bring clothes appropriate for weather conditions and work gloves. Bring your lunch and drinks if desired. Tools will be provided.

** This event is eligible for a voucher toward a complimentary Discover Pass.

 

Capitol Forest
Meet at the "Y" intersection of Waddell Creek Road and Sherman Valley Road.

Get Directions
Nick Cronquist
360-480-2700
nick.cronquist@dnr.wa.gov
December 139 a.m. to
3 p.m.

Walker Valley ORV Area Work

Join DNR staff and other volunteers to help work on trails, clean ditches, haul gravel, brush trails, paint, pick up garbage, and more! No need to call first.

Show up at 9 a.m. to get the day's assignment from a DNR staffer. Work as long as you want. Bring a hard hat, gloves, lunch, and water. Work parties take place  — rain or shine!

 

** This event is eligible for a voucher toward a complimentary Discover Pass.

 

Walker Valley

Meet at the Walker Valley Trailhead Information Kiosk
18652 Peter Burns Rd
Mount Vernon

Get Directions

Jim Cahill
360-854-2874
jim.cahill@dnr.wa.gov

December 13

 

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December 14

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Oyster Dome Work Party

Join DNR Staff, members from the Washington Trails Association (WTA), and other volunteers on Saturday and Sunday to rebuild the steep, nasty sections of trail leading to Oyster Dome.

 

What to bring
Wear weather appropriate clothing, gloves and boots. Bring lunch.

 

Please register for this event online with WTA.

 

** This event is eligible for a voucher toward a complimentary Discover Pass

 

Blanchard Mountain

Meet at Samish Overlook on Blanchard Mountain and be prepared for a flat 1.5 mile hike to the worksite.

 

Directions:

  • Start at I-5, exit 240.
  • Turn Northwest on Samish Lk Rd.
  • Go 0.5 mi to Barrel Springs Rd, turn left.
  • Go 0.6 mi and turn right on DNR Rd.
  • Go 3.8 mi to Blanchard Forest Block to Samish Overlook

 

Reid Parker

360-982-8764
reid.parker@dnr.wa.gov

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 Contacts

Kirk Thomas
Field Operations Coordinator
Washington State Department of Natural Resources
360-902-1645
kirk.thomas@dnr.wa.gov

Ken Dean
Forest Watch Program Coordinator
360-902-1701
kenneth.dean@dnr.wa.gov

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Recreation Communications & Outreach Coordinator
360-902-1066
@dnr.wa.gov

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