Become a member

Become a Member Today - starting at just $10! With a tax-deductible payment, individuals (separate from our patrol volunteers) can become members of our organization and help us achieve our mission!  No matter the membership level, we thank you for your generous support! Membership benefits do not expire but please consider renewing your membership annually during our membership and fundraising drive or if you can afford to do so, create a monthly recurring donation!

Benefits of Membership

  • A sticker decal from the IPWA to show your support!

  • Subscription to the IPWA newsletter via email (same newsletter that is sent out to the public - however members will occasionally receive a "members-only" version with added information and events that are exclusively for members)

  • Opportunities to sign up for member-only IPWA events and free admission to IPWA-sponsored wilderness presentations

  • 15% discount on IPWA merchandise from our online store (coming soon)

  • Most importantly, receive the knowledge that your contribution is supporting our wilderness!

Membership Levels

$10 or more

Individual "Friend of the IPWA"

IPWA Friends receive access to all membership benefits above for just $10! If you can afford it, consider donating $20, $50, $75 or more!

Click "Pay Now" and enter your donation amount!


Trail Blazer Donor

Same benefits as the above level, plus a set of notecards with pictures showcasing the IP/JP wilderness taken by IPWA members (sent out in November/December). Click "Pay Now" and enter your donation amount!


Summit Team (Major Donor)

Same benefits as the $100 level, plus recognition as a Major Donor, with recognition and link on website, newsletters and in social media (if desired). Major donors also receive quarterly conference call updates with the Board Chair on the status of the organization (and individual meetings with the Board Chair as requested). Click "Pay Now" and enter your donation amount!

$1000 and above

Organizational/Corporate Partner 

Same benefits as the $500 level, plus recognition as an Organizational/Corporate Partner, with recognition and link on website, newsletters and in social media (if desired). Click "Pay Now" and enter your donation amount!

If you prefer to send in a check, please see instructions on the Donate page and indicate that your check is for a membership. ​

If financially-able, consider making an additional donation or a recurring monthly or annual gift and check with your employer to see if they have an employer matching program. Your donation is tax deductible (check with your tax advisor for information on IRS regulations). 


Interested in making the IPWA part of your legacy? Consider an estate gift by naming Indian Peaks Wilderness Alliance as a beneficiary under your will, trust, life insurance or retirement plan. For more information, contact us and consult with your estate attorney.

The Indian Peaks Wilderness Alliance values your effort and greatly thanks you for your support. Together we can help preserve and protect the Indian Peaks and James Peak Wilderness areas for generations to come.