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Volunteer Trailhead Ambassador

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Mohonk Preserve

  • 1 person is interested

Become a volunteer Trailhead Ambassador and play a vital role in welcoming new and returning visitors to the Preserve during the busy summer and fall seasons. Shifts are on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30am to 12:30pm and 12:00pm to 3:00pm. Share your love of the land by meeting and greeting the visiting public, suggesting hikes, and answering questions. This is an outdoor volunteer position located at the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center. In accordance with state and CDC guidelines, we have instituted important safety standards, including requiring masks and social distancing at the trailheads. Training, snacks, and refreshments provided. Active volunteers receive perks for serving, including access to the land to recreate.

To volunteer or for more information, contact Andy Reynolds, Volunteer Programs Manager, at volunteers@mohonkpreserve.org.

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About Mohonk Preserve


PO BOX 715, NEW PALTZ, NY 12561, US

Mission Statement

Mission The mission of the Mohonk Preserve is to protect the Shawangunk Mountains by inspiring people to care for, enjoy, and explore the natural world. Position As a leader in protecting the Shawangunks, the Mohonk Preserve sets the standard for mountain stewardship. Using science to guide land management, the Preserve teaches others to conserve an ecosystem designated by The Nature Conservancy as one of the "Earth’s Last Great Places."


Mohonk Preserve protects the Shawangunk ecosystem through land management practices based on sound ecological research; Preserves the cultural landscape in harmony with its history and heritage; Provides education for children that increases their understanding of the relationships between themselves and nature; Promotes responsible recreation and quiet enjoyment of the land in keeping with its fragility, serenity, and natural beauty.

Sports & Recreation


Sat Sep 26, 2020 - Sun Nov 01, 2020
09:30 AM - 03:00 PM  


3197 Rte. 44/55Gardiner, NY 12525



  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills
  • Outdoor Recreation




  • Orientation or Training
  • Shifts are on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30am to 12:30pm and 12:00pm to 3:00pm. Training provided at the beginning of each shift.

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