Opportunity or Event Name
2017 Harvest Day
CALF Special Events 
Opportunity Location
CALF's Lowell Ranch
2330 S. I-25 Castle Rock, CO 80104
About this Opportunity
Volunteers will be...

Volunteer activities include helping with day-of set up, directing parking, helping people find the perfect pumpkin, bake sale, helping with our apple press, assisting with our hayrides and carriage rides, help oversee the safety of our livestock.  Depending upon how many volunteers we have, we may need to reassign you.

Orientations and/or handouts for all tasks will be provided.

Set-Up:  Set-up volunteers will help conduct any day-of needs such as:  putting up canopies, placing event signs, setting up tables and chairs, tidying up grounds, and other needs.

Carriage/Hayride Assistance:  Carriage ride and Hayride assistance volunteers will greet guests at the Hayride loading area, ask to see their hayride stamp and help with loading and unloading. and also ride with the guests to ensure their safety.

Parking:   Parking volunteers will help ensure guests are parking in the proper locations and help manage parking to maximize parking spaces.

Livestock Oversight:  Livestock Oversight volunteers help make sure both our visitors and livestock remain safe during the event making sure that visitors do not go into livestock pens and do not chase chickens/turkeys in or outside the chicken house.

Bake Sale  Sell bake sale items.  (Seated opportunity and in the shade)

Pumpkin Patch:​  Help guests find and harvest their own pumpkin!

​Produce Sales:​  Help guests find and harvest produce and herbs.

Apple Press:​  Offer guests freshly pressed apple juice; help with apple press.

Ongoing Opportunity?
This opportunity helps our agency by...
We can't conduct Harvest Day without volunteers! Your help allows CALF to graciously serve our guests and ensure they are enjoying their time at the ranch!
Time and length of commitment
September 30 - See Shifts
Allow court-ordered volunteers?
Minimum age for volunteers
Is training required?
No, training is not required.
Training and support provided
CALF will provide a day-of overview of tasks!
Can I register a group/family?
Yes. If you are registering as a group leader, you will be provided a link to send to the rest of your group members to register for this volunteer opportunity. If you are registering as a family, other family members do not need to register.
Maximum Group Size
For more information
Website link for more information
Contact Name
Brooke Fox
Contact Phone
Contact Email
From the North - I-25 south to Exit 182 (Wilcox and Wolfensberger Exit).  Turn left at the light (east) and proceed over I-25 and merge right onto Wilcox Street.  Travel through downtown Castle Rock and proceed south.  From Plum Creek Parkway continue approximately 3 miles on the East Frontage Road.  You will pass Medved Autoplex, Crystal Valley Parkway, and Creekside Bible Church.

Watch for the left turn lane into Creekside Bible Church but don't turn yet.  Shortly after you pass the church, on your left there will be a round sign with a 4-H clover in the middle that says "The Lowell Ranch at Plum Creek".
From the South - I-25 north to Tomah Road.  Exit Tomah Road, turn right (east) and then immediately left (north) onto the East Frontage Road.  Travel north approximately 4.3 miles past Columbine Open Space and Bell Mountain Parkway.  The driveway is on the right-hand side approximately nine-tenths of a mile after Bell Mountain Parkway.   You will see a round sign with a 4-H clover in the middle that says "The Lowell Ranch at Plum Creek".  Turn right onto the gravel drive just before the sign.

Shift NameStart DateDay of WeekStart TimeEnd DateEnd TimeOpen Spots
Currently all dates and shifts have been filled. Please contact the volunteer coordinator to inquire about additional opportunities.