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 County Park's main phone line at


Please note volunteer projects are dependent on availability and are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

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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.


 Summer Environmental Education Internship
Want to get involved in environmental education and gain park experience? Consider interning at Crowder Park! We are seeking an Environmental Education Intern for this summer! For more information, please see the detailed description of the position below.
Applications due Monday, April 8, 2019.
Crowder County Park Intern Description-Summer EE 2019.pdfCrowder County Park Intern Summer Environmental Education Internship
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Please email your resume and cover letter to Bianca Dubé at: or mail them to: Crowder County Park, 4709 Ten-Ten Road, Apex, NC 27539.


Eagle Scouts

 Want to complete your service project at Crowder County Park? Then call Richard Smith, Assistant Park Manager for 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