Become a Volunteer

Stewards enjoy being involved with a variety of programs such as nature guides, steward education and tour program.

Nature Guides conduct Sonoran Sunday Fun Day!

Become a Volunteer Steward with the Conservancy!

Where can you make a real difference in the world…and have fun at the same time? Here at the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy! You will help champion the preservation of open space, care for and maintain Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve, and help engage the community in preserving our public lands. You will be working with others who share your passion for nature and a desire to make our community a better place.

How can you help? Dedicate your time and skills in activities ranging from trail building, trail patrols on foot, bike and/or horseback, guiding hikes, educating the public and helping conduct research about these vital lands ecosystems.  Your efforts will help future generations enjoy this ecological treasure the same way we do today.