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Get Involved: Cherry Creek State Park - Volunteer Host - Gate Attendant

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Volunteer Host - Gate Attendant


This is a customer service based position that serves in an entrance station and greet visitors. Daily interaction with park visitors requires effective communication and public relation skills.


  • Assist and inform visitors
  • Sell park passes/gift cards
  • Collect revenue/balance shift box
  • Document and report visitor complaints
  • Clean entrance station
  • Other tasks as assigned

Elevation: 5400 Feet

Looking for 6 volunteers for the 2023 season!  Pairs/Couples preferred. Hosts are permitted to have pets.

Time Commitment:

Minimum 24 hours per person per week, May - September.

Minimum time commitment: 6 months

Desired time commitment: 9 months

Volunteer Benefits:

Urban State Park that is easily accessible to many local attractions and services. Volunteer hosts sites feature a group picnic pavilion that is often used by volunteer residents for weekly get togethers and bbqs!


In exchange for volunteer service, the park provides full hookup campsites.  These include water, sewage, electric (30 amp) or electric (50 amp), Wi-Fi, and cell service as well as built housing (e.g. house, dorms).  Credit card only showers and laundry are also available.

Customer Service - Administrative/Office Support, Customer Service - Entrance Gate Attendant, General - Data Entry and Management, General - Ongoing Volunteering, Customer Service - Sell Passes, Licenses, Gifts, Customer Service - Customer Service/Visitor Information, Customer Service - Greet and Orient Visitors
Cherry Creek State Park

Ready to get involved?

Apply online to become a volunteer.

Questions? Contact Lauren Shaw
(720) 584-4419