Trail Stewardship Team

Crew Members               Crew Leaders             

2023 Season Applications have closed.

Crew Members

Minimum Qualifications

  • Jefferson County resident
  • Age 14 through 18 by June 13, 2023
  • Available to work from June 20 to August 3, 2023, Tuesday through Thursday, with no more than two absences 
  • Able to legally work in the United States
  • Be able to provide and carry all personal gear, as well as tools and equipment, to and from the job sites


  • Be on time at Jeffco Open Space headquarters in Golden, with equipment and in uniform each workday
  • No more than two excused absences, no exceptions
  • Able to hike two to six miles every day in extreme weather
  • Safely use hand tools to move heavy rocks, branches, and dirt 
  • Be able to stoop, bend, push, pull, lift and perform all manners of motion related to outdoor labor

More Info

2022 Stats & Accomplishments

  • 8 crews
  • 77 crew members
  • Retread of Trail: 5.7 miles 
  • Slash removal: 1 acre
  • Noxious weed removal: 41 acres
  • New Trail Construction: 1000 feet
  • Unauthorized trail removal: 1 mile
  • Fire mitigation: 5 acres

Hope to see you on the trails this summer!

TST Group Photo 2019