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Observable Differences: Glacier Recession in the North Cascades

Observable Differences: Glacier Recession in the North Cascades

In 1984, research scientist Mauri Pelto her long-time field assistant Tom Hammond started studying how climate change is affecting glaciers of the Pacific Northwest and launched the North Cascades Glacier Climate Project (NCGCP). The goal was to study the impacts of climate change across an entire mountain range.


GiveBig: Maiza's Story

GiveBig: Maiza's Story

When I was looking for a change in my life, I turned to The Mountaineers, where I found a community that welcomed me into a world of outdoor fun and adventure. My experiences are only made possible through the generous support of our Mountaineers community. Donate today!


How To: Prepare for an Overnight Trip

How To: Prepare for an Overnight Trip

Learn some tips and tricks to help you prepare for an overnight trip from PCT thru hiker Sarah McCroy.


Wild Olympics Act rides a wave of support to Senate hearing

Wild Olympics Act rides a wave of support to Senate hearing

Momentum continues to build for the Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild & Scenic Rivers Act. More than 550 groups have signed on to support permanent protections for the area's treasured lands and rivers.


Your Mission: Join us for breakfast on May 11

Your Mission: Join us for breakfast on May 11

Join us for our inaugural fundraising breakfast event on Wednesday, May 11.


Wild Skills Day for Girls - May 21 & June 5

Wild Skills Day for Girls - May 21 & June 5

The Mountaineers are partnering with SheJumps in Seattle and Tacoma to create a special day for girls age 6-12 to learn outdoor and climbing skills.


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Rikki Hinz

The Mountaineers is a wonderful organization that affords people the agency to get outside in a meaningful way. I appreciate the weight placed on safety and skill building, and am continually impressed by the work of countless volunteers within The Mountaineers. The quality instruction and inspiration I receive from The Mountaineers motivates me to stay outside with them. "
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