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Volunteer With Trail Watch

Our Volunteer Program

Our Forest Preserve District’s volunteer program  is designed to engage volunteers who are willing to donate their time, talents, and resources to support staff and programs in carrying out the mission, purpose, and guiding principles. The volunteer program offers opportunities to assist and support staff across many diverse programs.

For more information about our volunteer programs, contact Volunteer Services at 630-933-7233 or

Volunteer With Trail Watch

Trail Watch volunteers assist law enforcement staff hike or bike the DuPage forest preserve trails to provide info and safety tips to our visitors. In addition to answering visitors’ questions about the preserves, volunteers distribute forest preserve maps, monitor trail conditions, and report emergencies to our Forest Preserve District police.

Volunteer Positions

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