Indiana’s state parks are looking for volunteers to serve as campground hosts in exchange for free camping during their service.
Hosts work a minimum of 20 hours per week. The volunteer period varies at parks, based on the number of applicants and on the amount and type of work required.
Properties are looking for dedicated campers who enjoy working outdoors, with people and DNR staff.
Volunteers for hosts are needed at Brown County, McCormick’s Creek, Turkey Run, Potato Creek, Ouabache, Pokagon and Indiana Dunes state parks and Salamonie, Monroe and Patoka lakes.
A complete list of site availability and detailed information about hosting duties is at stateparks.IN.gov/2404.htm or contact the property where you would like to serve as a host.
Completion of a volunteer application is required to apply. Download a volunteer application form at stateparks.IN.gov/2443.htm.