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California State Parks - Angeles District

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California State Parks - Colorado Desert District

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California State Parks - Great Basin District

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California State Parks - Sierra District

General Interests - Sierra District - Volunteer Information

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California State Railroad Museum & Old Sacramento SHP

California State Railroad Museum - Old Sacramento SHP

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Canyon Keepers

Volunteer Opportunities

Auburn State Recreation Area - Canyon Keepers

The Auburn State Recreation Area Canyon Keepers is a volunteer group that promotes healthy recreation by providing assistance and information for visitors to the state park. They organize hikes, conduct trail maintenance, provide guided history walks, maintain a native garden, remove litter, perform roving trail education, and assist the professional ranger staff through volunteer work.

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Capital District

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Central Valley District

Indian Grinding Rock SHP Volunteer Program

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Coastal Programs

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Columbia State Historic Park

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Empire Mine State Historic Park

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Henry W. Coe State Park

Uniformed Volunteer Program at Henry W. Coe State Park

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Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park

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Montane Sector Parks

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Mount Diablo State Park

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Railtown 1897 State Historic Park

Volunteer Opportunities

Train Crew

Train crew operate the excursion trains. Positions include Conductor, Engineer, Fireman, Brakeman and Fire patrol.

Train Engineer

Train Crew

Train Crew

Speeder Car Crew

Interpretive

The interpretive team engages with the public to tell the Railtown story.  Positions include Greeter, Tour Guide, Roundhouse Host, Car Host, Narrator, Station Agent, Ticket Agent, and more.

Leading a tour group

Deck Interpretation

Station Agent

Maintenance and Restoration

The maintenance & restoration team work on various projects throughout the park.

Living History

The Living History program at Railtown participates in special events such as History Train and Tales of the Roundhouse. Volunteers also demonstrate important skills such as blacksmithing.

History Train Cast

Tales of the Roundhouse Cast

Blacksmith Demonstration

 

 

Photo Club

Railtown photo club take photographs and video of activities throughout the park for use in volunteer recognition, social media marketing, etc.

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Santa Susana Pass State Historic Park

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Sonoma SHP & Petaluma Adobe SHP

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South Yuba River State Park

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Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods

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