How can you become a volunteer?

Explore our programs below to learn more about volunteer opportunities. Applications for the Volunteer Program are now accepted online.

Apply online now

Arizona State Parks has many different ways for you to donate your time and talents. Browse through the following volunteer program areas — we know you will find something that excites you!

Who volunteers?

Anyone willing to share their interests and abilities to improve the parks in their community! Volunteers are people who experience a sense of accomplishment and a renewal from volunteering.

Why volunteer?

  • Because we need your help.
  • Because you can learn and experience new things.
  • Because you care about preserving natural spaces.
  • Because you want to be a part of caring for historical and archaeological special places.
  • Because you want to have fun.
  • Because you want to give back.
  • Because you can be the difference!


At this time, the following parks are not accepting volunteer applications:

  • Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial State Park
  • Rockin’ River Ranch State Park
  • San Rafael State Natural Area
  • Verde River Greenway State Natural Area

To learn more about volunteer opportunities with the following parks, please visit or contact:


Outdoor Recreation Info Center
Visitors Welcome!
23751 N. 23rd Ave. #190
Phoenix, AZ 85085

 (877) MY-PARKS

Mission Statement
"Managing and conserving Arizona's natural, cultural and recreational resources for the benefit of the people, both in our Parks and through our Partners."