Volunteer

On Saturday April 16th the Friends group will be assisting with a trail erosion project on the Chinquapin Ridge Mountain Bike Trail starting at 9am. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. If you are able to help with this project, please RSVP through email by Wednesday, April 13th so that we can give you further instructions.

Volunteerism is not limited to scheduled work days or projects. Volunteers are always welcome. Please call the Nature Center at 423.881.5708 to learn about ways you can help!

For those more on the "crafty-side" and not wanting to take part in the more "physical" volunteer activities, we are also looking for help with making various crafts and toys for Christmas on the Mountian... So please come on and help us do crafts...for the children... ALL help is welcome!

 

work days

Spring Thaw
Project: The Friends have been asked to volunteer with the Spring Thaw Race on Saturday, March 4th. The race will take place at the park and will begin at 11am. Volunteers need to plan to meet at 9:30am at the Inn. If you are able to help, please email Ranger Matt Brown

  • MOUNTAINEER FOLK FESTIVAL
    09.08 and 09.10.2017
  • CHRISTMAS ON THE MOUNTAIN
    12.01 AND 12.02.2017
More Opportunities
  • Volunteer Coordinator
  • Grant Writer
  • other board positions available

Environmental Education Program Networking :: The purpose for this volunteer opportunity would be to attend various conferences throughout the state that are focused on educational leader awareness and education :: The parks naturalists are limited in their resources needed to help educate teachers about the parks Environmental Education Program :: We are hoping to solicit proxies that may assist in this effort :: Please contact Interpretive Specialist Stuart Carroll at 423.881.5708 for more information

Trail Maintenance Volunteers :: Fall Creek Falls State Park is in the process of organizing a volunteer trail crew to help maintain the park's approximately 60 miles of trails. The crew will be led by a Park Ranger and will meet one weekend per month for 7-9 months out of the year. Crew members will be clearing trails, performing maintenance and doing trail construction. Ray Cutcher and Nancy Shelein will be in charge of this event. If you need more info, click here, or call Ray Cutcher at the PARK. No experience necessary. Orientation and training will be provided.

Trail Maintenance

Professional Naturalist willing to share their expertise to park visitors :: Please contact Interpretive Specialist Stuart Carroll at 423.881.5708 for more information.

See voluteer opportunities for several Tennessee State Parks here.





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Newsletter Editor or Contributions

Creative and informative articles are always welcome for the newsletter prepared and sent by the Friends of Fall Creek Falls :: If you have news contributions, your efforts and support for this very important function would be welcomed :: Please send an email to us to let us know of your interest in helping out with the newsletter.