Volunteer Trail/Patrol or Trail Host

Our volunteers are a very dedicated and enthusiastic group of people who act as ambassadors to the sport of cross country skiing and ensure our guests enjoy all that our trail system has to offer. 


Trail Hosts assist with the validation of passes while providing assistance and information to guests.

Patrol/Trail Crew volunteers are on the trails checking conditions and passes, assisting with trail maintenance and first aid. 

Skills Required

All you need to apply is knowledge of the trails, commitment, a great attitude and a current Level 1 first aid certificate (Patrol/Trail Crew only).​


  • ​​​Flexibility of shifts
  • Great social events
  • Opportunity to give selflessly, help others and inspire people
  • Cross Country Season’s Pass (must commit 2-4 hours per week)


The application process to volunteer for the 2023.24 winter season is now open. 

To apply for a trail crew/patrol volunteer position visit our careers page.

To apply for a trail host position please email Cross Country Connection directly.