National Parks of New York Harbor - Trails and Rails Program
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National Parks of New York Harbor program
Join the National Parks of New York Harbor in providing passengers with information and stories' of National Parks and historic landmarks onboard Amtrak’s Adirondack between New York Penn Station and Albany, NY. Trails & Rails Guides will be serving as mobile Park Rangers. The program operates on Saturdays. Learn more about Trails and Rails at: nps.gov/trailsandrails
The program runs on Saturdays all year round. Volunteer guides will need to commit at a minimum to one trip every two months after completing training.
Volunteers selected for the program will be required to attend a mandatory six hour training class on a selected Saturday at Federal Hall National Monument. Selected Guides will also be required take two supervised training runs on-board Amtrak to successfully complete the training. The training will consist of National Park Service operations, Amtrak safety guidelines, and communications training. After completion, you will be a certified Trails & Rails volunteer for 2 years with the option to renew.
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No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
26 Wall StNew York, NY 10005
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- People 55+
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum of one trip every two months.
- Mandatory six hour formal training class before getting on Amtrak.