National Parks of New York Harbor - Trails and Rails Program

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Trails & Rails NPNH

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Trails & Rails NPNH

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
Availability

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.

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.

Contact trailsandrails.npnh@gmail.com for more information!

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WHEN

Sat Jun 15, 2019 - Tue Dec 31, 2019

WHERE

26 Wall StNew York, NY 10005

(40.70726,-74.01035)
 

SKILLS

  • Public Speaking
  • Problem Solving
  • People Skills
  • Environmental Education
  • Youth Services
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • 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.

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