Volunteer With Us

The volunteers of Whatcom County Parks & Recreation play a vital role in helping create and maintain beautiful parks and trails that are warm and inviting. Get involved today and join the hundreds of volunteers that help protect and preserve Whatcom County parks and trails.

Work Party Volunteers
Trail and stewardship work parties are held throughout the year. Join us to build and maintain trails, plant native species and remove invasive species.
Lake Whatcom Beach
Park Hosts
​Park Hosts assist park staff with routine visitor services such as answering questions and providing information as well as basic cleaning and maintenance activities.
Fragrance Garden

Individual Volunteers


​Opportunities exist to volunteer in a variety of ways including feeding and watering animals, maintaining gardens and trails, providing tours, greeting customers, helping at the range or serving seniors.
Fragrance Garden Group Volunteers

Group Volunteers


​Groups that would like to volunteer with their civic club or organization are always welcome.

Campground Hosts
​Campground Hosts assist park staff in basic administrative, cleaning and maintenance activities.
Roeder Home with Hydrangeas

Historical Docent


​Docents provide visitors a greater understanding and appreciation of the parks, exhibits and collections.

Contact Us


Volunteer Program
Phone: 360-778-5850
​Email:
WCPRVolunteers@co.whatcom.wa.us