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Get Involved: Chatfield State Park - Volunteer Host

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Volunteer Host


Volunteer Hosts assist Chatfield's Visitor Services and Campground Maintenance Departments with the day-to-day operations of our Campground Office, Park Entrance Gates, and Campground Maintenance program. In exchange for volunteer hours, Volunteer Hosts receive a full hook-up campsite (water sewer, and electric {20, 30, & 50 amp service}, volunteer appreciation events, and a free State Parks pass after volunteering 48 hours.

Chatfield offers complimentary public WiFi, coin laundry, and a beautiful place to call home.

Site Elevation: 5,500 ft

This location is full for the 2024 season but you may apply to be put on a waitlist. Pairs, individuals, families with children, and people who are still working/in their careers (e.g. working remotely) are welcome to apply. Hosts are permitted to have pets. Computer skills to help in the gates/office is always a bonus.

After registering, staff will review your application and put you on the contact list for future openings!

Time Commitment:

Each Volunteer Host campsite is responsible for 32-40 hours per week (4-5 days per week) depending on the season, including major holidays and weekends. Length of Service: varies, 3 month minimum. 

Volunteer Benefits:

Amenities: Occupy a full hookup (water, electric, sewer) campsite for your volunteer season, free of charge. Strong cell service and WiFi.

Conveniently located in the Denver metro area while maintaining a sense of natural Colorado beauty. This is a popular state park, accessible to the largest population density in the state. We have a great team who works hard to serve the public.

General - Ongoing Volunteering, Maintenance and Construction - Grounds/Facility Maintenance, Customer Service - Administrative/Office Support, Customer Service - Entrance Gate Attendant, Customer Service - Customer Service/Visitor Information, Volunteer Hosts - Campground Host
Chatfield State Park

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