Volunteer on your public lands with VOC in 2014!
Join the VOC Volunteer Community and lend a hand!
VOC is celebrating our 30th anniversary this year and will be hosting more volunteer opportunities than ever in the San Luis Valley and Upper Rio Grande regions. Projects will begin in May, continue monthly through September and include:
- Trail Restoration in the West Fork Fire Complex Burn Area: June 21, 2014 - June 22, 2014
- Wheeler Geologic Area: September 9, 2014 - September 12, 2014
- Great Sand Dunes National Park: August 1, 2014 - August 3, 2014
- Trail construction of the new Stone Quarry Trail System: May 17, 2014 - May 18, 2014
Leadership Training opportunities through Outdoor Stewardship Institute
VOC offers a wide variety of leadership training opportunities through our Outdoor Stewardship Institute (OSI). OSI training courses are open to the public, and are great for VOC volunteers who want to take on volunteer leadership roles, and volunteers/staff from other agencies and organizations who want to develop technical and leadership skills. OSI will be offering several workshops in the Valley to help prepare for the upcoming field season.
- Crosscut Saw Workshop and Certification, Del Norte, May 2nd - 4th $35
- Elements of Trail Design and Rock skills training, Del Norte, May 9th - 11th, $75