Parks and Trees

Welcome to Montpelier Parks and Trees! Our mission is to steward Montpelier's parks, trees, and natural spaces for the enjoyment and health of all. 

Park News and Updates:

Visit the Montpelier Parks Facebook page for trail updates and news!

Helpful Links:

See the links at left for information about:

We're hiring for a variety of positions!

1) City Arborist: City Arborist Tree

We're hiring to fill our City Arborist position within the Parks & Trees department. This position offers a comprehensive benefits package and $22-$26/hr. depending on experience. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to Parks Director Alec Ellsworth at Applications will be accepted until April 30th at 11:59pm. We are hoping to fill this position as soon as possible.

Download the City Arborist Job Description here for more information. See the job posting on the City website.

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Huge thank you to everyone who contributed to the HUBBARD PARK EXPANSION! Find out more here.

We are still seeking donations to develop trails and the stewardship of our new lands.  Click HERE to donate

Seeking Volunteers!

Are you looking for a way to give back to the parks? We have plenty of fun projects, but not enough hands. We are seeking people of all ages, abilities, and skill levels. Please email Leila Faulstich at if you'd like to help. 

Due to COVID-19, we may require volunteers to use cloth face coverings, physical distancing, and remain in small groups.