Project Schedule

Click on a project name for more information. The fee for 2022 projects is $375. If you want to be on the waitlist for a project that is currently full, submit an application. We will notify you if space becomes available. If you are still interested in doing the project, payment will be due at that time.

Please note: Registration in the first month (December 8th – January 8th) is limited to Supporters of Wilderness Volunteers.

Dates Project Difficulty Status
02/06/2022 – 02/12/2022 Strenuous. A max of 4-mile one-way daily hikes with ~800' elevation change. Completed
02/27/2022 – 03/05/2022 Strenuous. Up to 2-mile one-way hikes carrying/lifting fencing materials Completed
03/13/2022 – 03/19/2022 Active. Completed
03/13/2022 – 03/19/2022 Strenuous. Pulling buffelgrass is very challenging. ~3-mile backpack to basecamp. with 500' change. Completed
04/17/2022 – 04/23/2022 Strenuous. Daily hikes of 1-7 miles with ~1600' elevation change Completed
04/17/2022 – 04/23/2022 Active. 1-3 mile one way hike with 300' change Completed
05/01/2022 – 05/07/2022 Strenuous. Up to a 4-mile daily hike. Completed
05/01/2022 – 05/07/2022 Strenuous. Daily hikes up to 4-miles with 1,500' change Completed
05/07/2022 – 05/13/2022 Strenuous. 3-5 mile daily hikes carrying daypacks and tools. Completed
05/08/2022 – 05/14/2022 Strenuous. 5-mile daily hikes, varied project scope Completed
05/15/2022 – 05/21/2022 Strenuous. Up to 5 miles daily with ~800' elevation change Completed
05/15/2022 – 05/21/2022 Strenuous. Daily hikes of 4-miles with 350' gain Completed
06/19/2022 – 06/25/2022 Strenuous. 5.5-mile hike with 1,500' gain Completed
06/25/2022 – 07/01/2022 Challenging. Canceled
07/10/2022 – 07/16/2022 Strenuous. Daily 3-mile hikes with ~800' elevation gain Registration Closed
07/17/2022 – 07/23/2022 Challenging. 7.8-mile backpack with 2,600' elevation gain Full (3 waiting)
07/20/2022 – 07/26/2022 Strenuous.~4.25-mile backpack with partial support, ~2,500' gain to basecamp.  Open
07/24/2022 – 07/30/2022 Challenging. 2-mile backpack with 1500' gain Open (3 remaining)
07/31/2022 – 08/06/2022 Active. Hiking 3 miles and 500' gain Full
07/31/2022 – 08/06/2022 Active Full (5 waiting)
08/07/2022 – 08/13/2022 Strenuous. ~5.5-mile backpack with ~1700' gain Full (1 waiting)
08/21/2022 – 08/27/2022 Active Open
08/21/2022 – 08/27/2022 Strenuous. 5-mile with 1600' gain Full (2 waiting)
08/28/2022 – 09/03/2022 Strenuous. 2-mile daily hikes with 100' change Open
09/04/2022 – 09/10/2022 Challenging. Backpacking, portaging, canoeing experience, etc.  Full (2 waiting)
09/11/2022 – 09/17/2022 Strenuous. 7.5-mile hike with ~1500' gain Full (2 waiting)
09/18/2022 – 09/24/2022 Active. Daily hikes of up to 3-miles.  Full (4 waiting)
09/18/2022 – 09/24/2022 Active. 1-mile daily hikes with ~100' elevation change Full
09/25/2022 – 10/01/2022 Strenuous. 1 mile daily hikes, carrying heavy fencing materials Full (2 waiting)
09/25/2022 – 10/01/2022 Strenuous. Up to 6-mile hikes daily Open (1 remaining)
10/09/2022 – 10/15/2022 Strenuous. 2-mile daily hikes, repetitive heavy lifting Full (1 waiting)
10/09/2022 – 10/15/2022 Strenuous. ~ 3-mile hikes daily Full
10/23/2022 – 10/29/2022 Strenuous. A max of 5-mile hikes per day Full (1 waiting)
10/23/2022 – 10/29/2022 Strenuous. Daily ~3-mile one-way hikes. Open
10/30/2022 – 11/05/2022 Active. Must be able to hike up to one mile from vehicles on uneven ground, bend, and lift for barrier replacement work. Open
11/06/2022 – 11/12/2022 Strenuous. Up to 2-mile one-way hikes carrying/lifting fencing materials Open

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