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Photo of volunteers from BPA planting roses at Frenchman's Bar Park
Photo of volunteers removing plant protectors from a mitigation planting at Hockinson Meadows Park


Volunteer Opportunities
Upcoming Events

We have lots of projects at our parks, trails, and open spaces available throughout the year.  We also have special projects at other sites, such as Get Outdoors Day and make A Difference Day, that require a large number of volunteers.  Here you will find additional information about upcoming projects that you can get involved in. 


Beach Cleanups

Frenchman's Bar Park is a popular regional park that runs along the Columbia River. Unfortunately, large amounts of litter often accumulate on the beaches. We have two beach cleanups scheduled:

  • Saturday, April 23rd from 9 am to 12 pm: SOLVE Earth Day Beach Cleanup at Blurock Landing. More information/register
  • Saturday, June 18th from 9 am to 12 pm: Frenchman's Bar Beach Cleanup with the Vancouver Watersheds Alliance. More information/register

hOur IMPACT 1 year anniversary &

Salmon Creek Park Cleanup

Join us on Saturday, May 21st from 9 am to 12 pm as we cleanup Salmon Creek Park and celebrate the one year anniversary of hOur IMPACT in Clark County. hOur IMPACT is a time banking program where members can exchange services. We will be picking up litter, removing blackberry and ivy and cleaning park features. Cake will be provided! More information/register

Big Paddle in Ridgefield

Volunteers are needed to assist with the annual Big Paddle in Ridgefield on Saturday, June 4th. The event includes a 2.5 miles paddle on Lake River that features various historic and environmental sites along the trail. Volunteers are needed to help with set up, parking and loading and unloading canoes and kayaks, among other tasks.


Clark County Parks | 4700 NE 78th Street | Vancouver, WA 98665 | 360-397-2285 ext. 1627