Are you looking for a unique volunteer opportunity? Join us on The Discovery Trail at Rocky Creek!

The generosity of volunteers allows us to elevate the care of our facility and animals; and implement, create and grow our educational and therapeutic programs.

We welcome individuals and groups who are interested in volunteering weekly/ongoing or one-time.

If you are interested in volunteering, please review the guidelines below.

Volunteer Guidelines

Volunteers MUST complete the application below.
• Volunteers should be at least 14 years of age, unless working with a larger group {scouts, school, etc.}
• Most volunteer opportunities are during normal business hours, Monday through Saturday.
• Volunteering involves physical activity; if you have any concerns or restrictions on the physical activity you are able to do, please contact us. We have a job for everyone!
• Previous experience with animals is not required.
• A background check will be conducted on all volunteers, ages 18 and over, especially if working with clients.
• All barn and facility rules must be adhered to.

Volunteer Activities:

• Trail Work [clean-up, development, blazing]
• Sensory Station and Habitat Development
• Gardening
• Painting
• Construction/Repairs
• Hay Production
• Horse + Animal Care
• Art Installations
• Special Events
• Community Outreach and Marketing
• Fundraising
• Trail Guide [when guests and clients are on-site]


The Discovery Trail at Rocky Creek, or Equuvation Inc., reserve the right to make the final determination as to the appropriateness of volunteers for our organization.

Please note: all volunteer applications and processes are handled through The Discovery Trail’s parent organization, Equuvation {a 501c3 nonprofit}.