In anticipation of the 2017 Solar Eclipse, Wyoming State Parks seeks volunteers for five state parks within the path of totality. These parks include: Glendo, Guernsey, Edness Kimball Wilkins and Boysen. Volunteers are needed for the week leading up to the eclipse, and day of, from August 17-22. The eclipse will take place between 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. on August 21, 2017.
Volunteers will assist park staff with preparing and selling merchandise, checking in and orienting visitors, preparing and maintaining campgrounds, clean-up, directing traffic and parking. Responsibilities may vary depending on the park.
Volunteers will be provided with a free, dry campsite (no hookups), in exchange for four hours of service per day. A complimentary eclipse hat or t-shirt will be provided to volunteers.
During the eclipse, and the week prior, Wyoming State Parks will be offering:
- Eclipse hikes
- Star parties
- Eclipse biking
- Movie nights
- Educational sessions
For more information: http://wyoparks.state.wy.us/Press/SolarEclipse.aspx