Volunteers

You don't need to be a Lewis & Clark expert or understand archaeology to provide critical service to Travelers' Rest State Park.  Listed here are brief descriptions of the many volunteer opportunities.  Click here for a Montana State Park Volunteer Application today.


Visitor Center Assistant

Meet and greet visitors from all over the world, answer questions about the park and the history of the area, collect park fees and sell merchandise in the gift shop.


Roving Interpreter

Interact informally with visitors as you rove around the Park.  Share knowledge about the Lewis & Clark campsite, local flora and fauna, the Native American history of the area, Park rules and more.


Education Program Assistant

Learn curriculum for a variety of field trips and lead school-aged children in place-based educational activities in the spring and fall.


Special Events Volunteer

Set-up activities, distribute event information, direct traffic, help with marketing, etc. for indoor and outdoor activities including lectures, community events, fundraisers and festivals.


Naturalist

Lead guided walks through the park or nature activities during special events. Help coordinate events like park clean-up days.


Maintenance Worker

Keep the grounds and buildings  of Travelers' Rest looking good and safe for visitors.


Travelers' Rest Preservation & Heritage Association
Board Member

Contribute to efforts to meet our mission to support Travelers' Rest State Park through outreach, advocacy, and educational experiences that link the past to the future.

Membership

Travelers' Rest Preservation & Heritage Association relies on generous donations from our members in support of educational and interpretive programs at the Park. Click on the Donate button below to make your tax-deductible contribution orClick Here to request additional information on membership.

Get Involved at Travelers' Rest


Select Your Membership Level

Membership levels and Benefits


Individual ($40) 
  • Subscription to the Travelers’ Rest Times electronic newsletter
  • Invitation to a Members-Only Event
  • 10% discount in the Travelers’ Rest State Park Gift Shop
  • Free admission for one to each installment of Winter Storytelling and Summer Storytellers
  • Membership in Time Travelers , a reciprocal membership network offering discounts at historic sites and museums through the United States.

Couple ($60)

All of the above, plus

  • Free admission for two to each installment of Winter Storytelling and Summer Storytellers
  • Invitation to a special, members-only program

Family/Patron ($100) 

All of the above, plus

  • Free admission for four to each installment of Winter Storytelling and Summer Storytellers
  • Travelers' Rest "Walk through History" lapel pin


Benefactor ($250) 

All of the above, plus

  • Your name inscribed on the "Corps of Travelers' Rest" donor tree

Captains' Circle ($500)

All of the above, plus

  • Travelers’ Rest State Park limited edition photo calendar


TRPHA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit; tax id # 81-0541891.  Membership donations are deductible to the extent allowed by law.