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Banff National Park

Volunteer Program

“Volunteering with the Parks Canada team has been a great way to learn about the incredible hard work that Parks Canada fellows are doing every day. I was especially impressed by the staff members’ dedication to conserving the ecological integrity of Parks Canada. Learning about Parks Canada was not only inspiring; it was also strongly motivating and encouraging. I am very thankful for all they have done for me and the other volunteers” - Christine, International Volunteer

Summer Volunteer Activities!

Sign up, show up, and give back to Banff National Park.
Individuals and small groups welcome | Transportation from Banff Information Centre, gear and leader included

Week of August 8 
Week of August 15 
Week of August 22 
Week of August 29

Featured Programs 

Give back and be rewarded!

- Water Quality Monitoring 
- Campground Hosting 
- Trail Condition Reporting 

Be inspired and get hands-on with others!

- Invasive weed-pulls and litter picks
- Participating in restoration projects
- Garden maintenance

Discover Canada’s first national park with your coworkers.

- Checking the wildlife fence along the highway
- Participating in facility or garden maintenance
- Participating in restoration projects

Integrate your education with community service. 

- Checking the wildlife fence along the Highway
- Participating in tracking wildlife with our researchers 


Early Bird Deadline: November 15, 2016. Final Deadline: March 1, 2017.
The volunteer program is February to October. Volunteer activities are generally April to October.

Individual application form

Group application form

Email an application and resume to: