Join Us + Get Involved


Travelers’ Rest Connection relies on generous donations from our members in support of educational and interpretive programs at the Park. Click on the Donate button below to make your tax-deductible contribution or click here to request additional information on membership.


Your membership provides benefits to you and to everyone who visits the park by supporting educational experiences connecting the past to the future.

Each member receives:

  • Invitation to a members-only event
  • 10% discount in the gift shop
  • Free access to programs like Saturday Storytelling, online or in person
  • Participation in Time Travelers, a reciprocal membership network offering discounts at historic sites and museums throughout the United States

Individual Member ($40)

Couple ($60)

Membership benefits for two people

Patron/Family ($100)

Membership benefits for two adults and the children in their care

Benefactor ($250)

Membership benefits for two adults and the children in their care plus a copy of the 2023 park calendar.

Captain’s Circle ($500)

Membership benefits for two adults and the children in their care plus a copy of the 2023 park calendar and a bronze leaf on our donor tree.

To request additional information visit our contact page.


You don’t need to be a Lewis and Clark expert or understand archaeology to provide critical service to Travelers’ Rest State Park. Listed here are brief descriptions of the many volunteer opportunities.

Montana State Parks Volunteer

Roving Interpreter

Interact informally with visitors as you rove around the Park. Share knowledge about the Lewis and Clark campsite, local flora and fauna, the Native American history of the area, park rules and more.

B.A.R.K. Ranger Ambassadors

B.A.R.K. Rangers provide information about the park, highlight pet policies and pet safety, help protect the park. Your canine companion must be a well-behaved and trained dog, that can interact with other dog walkers in the park, while the Ambassador interprets pet policies.

Education Program

Learn curriculum for a variety of field trips and lead school-aged children in place-based educational activities in the spring and fall.


Lead guided walks through the park or nature activities during special events. Help coordinate events like park clean-up days.

Maintenance Worker

Keep the grounds and buildings of Travelers’ Rest looking good and safe for visitors.

Click here for a Montana State Park Volunteer Application today.

Travelers’ Rest Connection Volunteer

You can also volunteer with Travelers’ Rest Connection at a variety of outreach and fundraising events or on our Board of Directors.

Special Events Volunteer

Set-up activities, distribute event information, direct traffic, help with marketing, etc. for indoor and outdoor activities including lectures, community events, fundraisers and festivals.

Travelers’ Rest Connection Board Member

Contribute to efforts to meet our mission to support Travelers’ Rest State Park through outreach, advocacy, and educational experiences connecting the past to the future. For more information and a complete job description, email

Click her for the Travelers’ Rest Connection volunteer application.

TRPHA, dba Travelers’ Rest Connection, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit; tax id # 81-0541891. Membership donations are deductible to the extent allowed by law.