Join us in maintaining our Appalachian Trails!

Maintaining our network of high-quality trails is only possible through the generous stewardship of our volunteers. Explore our volunteer opportunities to find out how you can get involved at the Baileys Trail System!

How can I get involved?

We have many volunteers completing projects on the trail system year-round. Whether you're a seasoned conservation corps team member or new to the trail system, we have a variety of volunteer opportunities for everyone.

Click the button below to register for our 'Trail Steward' email list where you will receive tips on how to recreate responsibly and be notified of upcoming volunteer opportunities. And, be sure to check out our upcoming volunteer days below!

I want to be a Baileys Trail Steward

Volunteer Feedback

Have you volunteered with us? Let us know what you think! We would love to hear what your experience was like and what changes you want to see. Click the link below to fill out the feedback survey.

Upcoming Volunteer Days

Wednesday, December 13th from 1:00pm – 4:00pm: December Monthly Maintenance Day

Join us for a Wednesday afternoon on the trails to help us touch up the terrain. Registered volunteers will meet Trail Crew Leaders at the Chauncey-Dover Park Trailhead: 8433 West Bailey Road, Millfield, OH 45761

Register here:

Notice an issue on the trails? Make a trail report.

Our trail users are our best source of information regarding issues on the trails. Notice a fallen tree, damaged sign or structure, overgrown brush, or other maintenance need? Let us know!

Call (740) 677-0113, Email or click the link below to make a trail report.

Contact us for more opportunities

Other work our volunteers are involved with at the Baileys includes cutting fallen trees*, leading volunteer work crews, and monitoring the trail system. We also host volunteer work days with groups and organizations. If you are interested in hearing more about these opportunities, fill out the form below and someone will reach out to you with more information.


*No one should be using a chainsaw on the Baileys Trail System without the proper certification from the Wayne National Forest.