West Hudson Trail Maintainer

Position Details: 
Trail Maintainer

Come help us protect amazing hikes for every skill level. 

With breath taking views, unique geologic features, and challenging hikes, it would be easy to forget that you are less than 60 miles from New York City. The western side of the Hudson River is stepped in rich history and hiking unlike anywhere else. Whether you are a novice hiker, or an expert, you will find the perfect hike for you.   Job Description:          With over 1700 volunteers, the New York New Jersey Trail Conference does amazing things to preserve, promote, and protect the trails. None of this could be done without the 1400 Trail Maintainers. Each Trail Maintainer is assigned to a section of trail that is their responsibility to ensure is the best possible trail experience for all users. Duties include, cleaning the Trail of debris, making sure that the trail is well marked, and reporting major issues to their Trail Supervisor.  Each Maintainer is expected to go out to their Trail Section at least 2 times per year and report back their accomplishments 2 times a year. Training is provided in our Introduction to Trail Maintainer classes or with your Trail Supervisor.     We currently have openings in the following parks. Sterling State Forest Black Rock State Forest   Schunemunk Mountain State Park
Western half of the Hudson Valley
Program Area: 
Trail Work
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Location Type: 
On Trail
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