If you would like to become part of an elite team of people that love Deception Pass State Park and are dedicated to its mission and preservation, we invite you to take the first step by completing this application form. It will take about 10 minutes. After you have completed the form, click the "Continue" button at the bottom. A Volunteer Coordinator will contact you within a couple of days to explain the next steps towards becoming a Park Volunteer! Thank you for wanting to help the Park!

Basic Contact Information

Basic information used to contact and communicate with you.

Emergency Contact Information

We hope all your volunteer experiences are enjoyable and there are no incidents. However, in the event that we need to notify someone, please provide us with emergency contact information.

Demographic Information

We like to know and recognize the birthdays of our volunteers. Each volunteer is special to us!

Skills & Experience

Each volunteer brings with them different skills and work experiences that may be helpful to the Park. Please tell us about your skills and work experiences. Check ALL that apply.

Areas of Interest

In order for us to match our volunteers with assignments for which they have a special interest, please check all boxes that apply. Feel free to provide more information in the "Other" text box at the end.


The Park hosts visitors from all over the world. Do you speak a second language? If so, tell us about them. We might have some assignments where your skills would be most helpful. Check all that apply.


It will help us to have a general understanding of your availability to volunteer. Please indicate the days and times you are available and how many hours per week you want to contribute.

Communications Preferences

We like to inform our volunteers about important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email and text. However, we respect your privacy so we will not send you emails or texts that you wish not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of emails and texts you would like to receive from us.

Disclaimer Statement

This volunteer application is financially supported and maintained by the Deception Pass Park Foundation, a private 501(c)3 non-profit organization, solely to manage volunteers for the Deception Pass State Park. The Foundation is solely responsible for all Information collected or provided by this application.

Volunteer Agreement

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically qualify me as a Deception Pass State Park volunteer. Depending on the type of assignments involved, certain qualifications must be met and a background check may also be required at no cost to the applicant. You will be notified if a background check is required.

I also understand and agree to abide by all established Park polices and procedures while volunteering in the Park.