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Volunteer for Wilderness with the Selway Bitterroot Frank Church Foundation!

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  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 6 people are interested

Join us on one of our single or multi-day trips in the Selway-Bitterroot and Frank Church Wilderness areas to assist the US Forest Service in maintaining and opening trails for public access.

Working as a volunteer with SBFC is one of the most rewarding wilderness experiences you can have.

The 2021 season is just around the corner, and we are eager to get back on the trails and back into the Wilderness. We know you feel the same. Come join us!

Here are all of the projects we have in store for the 2021 season:

Bitterroot National Forest:

June 5 - National Trails Day - Bear Creek Trail

July 2-4 - Saint Mary Trail

July 13-19, 7-day project - Hauf Lake and High Lake

September 25 - National Public Lands Day - Roaring Lion

Payette National Forest:

Sept 1-8 - Lookout Mountain Trail

Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest:

June 26 - Lolo Pass Boardwalk Removal

September 25 - National Public Lands Day - Site TBD

Salmon-Challis National Forest:

June 23-30 - Upper Middle Fork Trail Maintenance

July 21-28 - Location TBD - Self Supported Backpacking

Visit selwaybitterroot.org/volunteer or email volunteer@selwaybitterroot.org for more details.


No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.



120 Hickory St, Ste A, Missoula, MT 59801, US

Mission Statement

The Selway Bitterroot Frank Church Foundation assists the Forest Service in providing stewardship for the Selway-Bitterroot and Frank Church River of No Return Wildernesses and surrounding wildlands through boots on the ground work, public education, and partnerships.


We provide stewardship for the Selway-Bitterroot and Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness areas and surrounding wildlands. We insure recreational use by opening trails and maintaining trail connectivity. We also protect the natural conditions of wilderness ecosystems through wilderness and water quality monitoring, campsite obliteration, invasives removal, and erosion mitigation.



We'll work with your schedule.


120 Hickory StMissoula, MT 59801


  • Habitat Restoration
  • Networking
  • Relationship Building
  • Outdoor Recreation


  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Projects vary from one day to one week.
  • Pre-registration is required. Visit http://www.selwaybitterroot.org/volunteer or contact volunteer@selwaybitterroot.org.

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