Volunteer opportunities with the Friends of the Wilderness Park

Second Saturday program

On the second Saturday of every month, Friends volunteer at the park to:

  • Greet park visitors
    • Provide a map of Park trails
    • Make sure hikers have water
    • Check that dogs are on leashes
    • Answer any questions about the Park
  • Pick up trash
    • Walk the trails and pick up trash
    • Trash bags, gloves, and pick-up tools are provided

Trails Working Group

  • Evaluate unauthorized and official trails
  • Make trail recommendations to the City of Claremont
  • Help improve and maintain trails (future)
  • Suggest possible new trails (future)

Invasive Species Working Group

  • Identify and map invasive plant species in the Park
  • Help develop an invasive species management plan
  • Remove invasive plants (future)

Possible future projects

  • Documenting flora and fauna in the Park
  • Becoming docents

Volunteer T-shirts:

Anyone who volunteers more than once will receive a free “Friends of the Wilderness Park” T-shirt!

More information

For more information, contact us at info@friendsofthewildernesspark.org