2018 Public Volunteer Trail Work Days:

Join us as we rake, dig, trim, weed, and build our way to better trails together. Coming to a Public Volunteer day is a great way to get outside, meet fellow trail lovers, and help maintain the trails and green spaces that we all value and enjoy.


Sign up for a Public Volunteer Trail Work Day using this form.

Please come with closed-toed shoes and a water bottle. Dogs are not allowed at Public Volunteer Days.


Saturday, April 21

Fore River Sanctuary

9:00 am to 1:00 pm 

Join us for spring cleaning as we prepare one of our most popular trail systems for the warmer weather.

Volunteers should plan to meet at the Rowe Ave trailhead.


Saturday, May 12

Evergreen Cemetery

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join us for a springtime work day on the Evergreen Cemetery trails. Come ready to rake, clip, dig, and more!

Use this map to see where to meet on Saturday.


Saturday, June 2

Fore River Sanctuary

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Come celebrate National Trails Day with a public work day in the Fore River Sanctuary!

Volunteers should meet at the end of Rowe Ave.


Saturday, July 7

Virginia Woods

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Join us for surface improvements and bridge work in Virginia Woods. Volunteers will meet at the Stepping Stone Lane trailhead – location details here. Additional parking at the Maine Ave trailhead.


Saturday, August 4

Location TBD

9:00 am to 1:00 pm



More dates and locations to come – check back soon!

Learn about more ways to volunteer and get involved with Portland Trails: trails.org/get-involved