As a member-directed organization, ADK relies on the skills, hard work and commitment of volunteers to accomplish its mission both in the Finger Lakes and the broader organization. We offer numerous opportunities to get involved and make a difference.

Finger Lakes Chapter Openings: 

  • Outings Leader - (multiple openings) - plan & lead recreational and social activities for the chapter, such as hikes, paddles, bike rides, potlucks & picnics, or whatever you're interested and comfortable with
  • Chapter Executive Committee - (multiple openings) - range of positions such as Vice Chair, Membership Chair, Conservation Chair, Young Members Chair, etc. 
  • Newsletter Editor - organize and publish the chapter newsletter (twice per year) 

If you are interested in any of these roles, please reach out to chapter chair Jack Langan at

For trail projects, volunteer events, and other opportunities, check out ADK's master calendar.