Do you enjoy spending time outside and making a difference? Then we need you to help out at Crowder! We have volunteer opportunities for motivated individuals and small groups.

To get started, fill out the park's volunteer application and sign the volunteer waiver. All volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult or guardian while volunteering.


For more information, contact our volunteer coordinator, Laura Ketcham, at or call Crowder District Park's main phone line at 919-662-2850!

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Current Projects:

Wildlife monitoring and surveys

Invasive species control and eradication

Trail maintenance

Gardening Projects

Special Events


The volunteer season runs from March–November.


Want to get involved in environmental education and gain park experience? Consider interning at Crowder District Park! We are seeking anCrowder District Park intern Description-Summer EE 2017.pdfEnvironmental Education Program Intern for the summer of 2017!

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Please email your resume and cover letter to Ashley Martin at: or mail them to: Crowder District Park, 4709 Ten-Ten Road, Apex, NC 27539; Fax: 919-662-2848. 



Eagle Scouts

 Want to complete your service project at Crowder District Park? Then call Richard Smith, Park Technician of Operations, at 919-662-2851 for project ideas and proposals.


Past Projects

Installation of Picnic Area between Robin Shelter and Lower

Bat Boxes Construction and Installation

Royal Rangers Erosion Correction and Trail Installation in Wetland Area 

Bat Box Construction and installation