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Fri Apr 01, 2016 - Wed Nov 30, 2016


Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area1978 River RoadBushkill, PA 18324


Opportunity Summary:

Help celebrate 2016 and the National Park Service's Centennial year by joining up to volunteer and become part of an elite highly skilled trails crews working one weekend a month on trails in the park.

Opportunity Description:

The Delaware Water Gap Volunteer Trail Steward program invites you to join up for to help in the park for the NPS Centennial year of 2016. Volunteers team up to complete essential trail improvements. One weekend a month during the work season, the crew will meet to work on projects ranging anywhere from constructing water diversions and removing hazardous obstacles to building bridges and creating new trail. We promise lots of fun, rewarding work, fresh air and new friends!

The goals of the DEWA Volunteer Trail Stewards are to develop a highly trained crew that can be developed over the season by learning proper techniques and skills.

This year there will also be an opportunity to stay overnight during the work weekend in the park either at a primitive campsite along the Delaware River, or in the park at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC).


  • Problem Solving
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Habitat Restoration

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • One weekend a month
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