Whether you're a hiking enthusiast eager to hit the trail with new friends, a regular visitor wanting to help out, or a newbie camper who likes things organized, Bob Marshal Wilderness Foundation's volunteer vacations are perfect for getting outdoors and giving back.

What Volunteering In the Bob Marshal Wilderness Looks Like

Volunteers will help out with trail building as well as other maintenance.

As a BMWF volunteer, you'll be under Forest Service rules, covering safety and work expectations.

You can volunteer for as little as a day or a week of backpacking.

Families and kids 12 and up (with adults) are welcome.

Tools like saws and shovels are part of the job; you'll rotate tasks, even helping with camp chores.

Each group has a BMWF crew leader who is trained in safety, first aid, and bear awareness. Safety is a top priority, with daily briefings and communication with the Forest Service.

Bear safety is crucial, and we strictly follow guidelines. No firearms allowed, but bear spray is encouraged.

About The Bob Marshall Wilderness

The Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex, known as "The Bob," spans over 1.5 million acres.

Established in 1964 and expanded in the '70s, it's a haven for wildlife and nature lovers.

Time To Sign Up

If you're sold on helping out or would just like to learn a little more about this epic opportunity, click here to view the Bob Marshal Wilderness Foundation's volunteer vacation program.

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