Volunteer Information

The volunteer program at Tioga-Hammond & Cowanesque Lakes is vital to our mission of providing the quality facilities and experiences that allow our visitors to create the memories that will last a lifetime.

Volunteers are members of our team and are encouraged to take pride in and ownership of their programs and duties.

Benefits to volunteering at the lakes:

  • Pristine setting in the Pennsylvania Wilds
  • Fun atmosphere
  • A great place to make your own memories
  • Uniforms
  • Safety equipment and tools provided
  • Flexible hours
  • Potential mileage reimbursement


  • Interpretation and water safety outreach
  • Visitor Information Center host
  • Campground host
  • Park attendant
  • Environmental Stewardship Assistant
  • Facility and Maintenance
  • Trail Maintenance and Inspection


Who Can Volunteer?

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Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and other youth oriented groups.


Corporate groups

Students needing to fulfill community service requirements

College students looking to gain valuable real world experience

Individuals and families looking to give back to the recreation areas

Selection of volunteers is open to all persons regardless of race, sex, or creed. Applicants under 18 must have parental or legal guardian consent.

How Do I Get Started?

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Contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 570-835-5281. We look forward to you joining our team!