Volunteer at Mohonk Preserve

For more information about the volunteer program or opportunities to get involved, contact the Volunteer Programs Manager at (845) 255-0919 ext. 1269.

View more detailed descriptions of volunteer job opportunities, along with any special requirements, in our Volunteer Job Opportunity Directory.

Volunteer Orientations

Our volunteer orientations are designed to give you all the information you need about a particular volunteer activity. It is a great opportunity to meet with the coordinator, learn about the activity, and meet other volunteers. Please feel free to attend any or all orientations. To register, click here.

Date Volunteer Group & Training Location Time
2/15/23 Peregrine Watch (Zoom) 6 PM – 7:30 PM
2/25/23 Phenology (Zoom) 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
3/4/23 Photographers (Zoom) 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
3/18/23 Interpretive Guides (Visitor Center) 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
3/23/23 Volunteer Educator (Zoom) 6 PM – 7 PM
3/25/23 Backcountry Patrol (Zoom) 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
3/25/23 Special Events (Zoom) 12 PM – 1:00 PM
3/29/23 Invasive Species Program (Zoom) 6 PM – 7 PM
4/1/23 StreamWatch (Zoom) 9:30 AM – 11 AM
4/1/23 Bike Patrol (Zoom) 12 PM – 1:30 PM
4/15/23 Pollinator Program (Zoom) 10 AM – 11:30 AM
4/15/23 Pollinator Program Field Training (Testimonial Gateway – Mandatory for all volunteers) 1 PM – 2:30 PM
4/22/23 Trailhead Ambassadors (Zoom) 9 AM – 10:30 AM

All orientations take place at the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center or online on Zoom. Check the website at mohonkpreserve.org/volunteer for descriptions of all volunteer activities.

Please note: All volunteers should register in advance or email volunteers@mohonkpreserve.org.  If you want to get involved but cannot attend a scheduled orientation, contact Andy Reynolds, Volunteer Programs Manager, at volunteers@mohonkpreserve.org or 845-255-0919, ext. 1269.

Click here for descriptions of all volunteer activities.


Banner photo by Gerald Liddelow