Join us on Saturday, August 3 at Mount Rainier National Park for Operation: Fix Our Parks! We’re teaming up with military veterans from The Mission Continues and Wounded Warrior Project, along with the National Park Service and others, to fix trails and picnic areas to serve the park and its visitors.
After the service project, stick around and join NPCA and our partners for a group dinner at Longmire Stewardship Campground at 6 p.m. On Friday and Saturday, entrance to the park and camping is free for all volunteers!
WHAT: Operation: Fix Our Parks
WHEN: Saturday, August 3, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Sign-in and ranger talk begin at 9 a.m.
WHERE: Paradise Ranger Station, Mount Rainier National Park (next to the parking lot between Jackson Visitor Center and Paradise Inn). From there we’ll disperse to work sites.
WHO: Any and all park-loving volunteers ages 13+ (those 13 - 17 need parent or guardian consent).
RSVP: Please RSVP to Rob Smith at email@example.com.
- Bring a lunch, snacks and water. Bring you own gloves or use ours. Tools provided.
- Wear comfortable work clothes, closed-toe shoes, hat and sunscreen (prepare for hot/sunny and cool/wet).
- There is free entrance to the park as a volunteer for this project and free camping at Longmire Stewardship Campground, but contact Rob Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31 to reserve a camping site.
- Stay for a group dinner after the project at 6 p.m. Food provided by The Mission Continues (with support from Bank of America).
We hope you will join us for a great day of caring for Mount Rainier!