The Mountaineers invented the Ten Essentials in 1976, when the iconic list was debuted in the third edition of "Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills". Learn the list, and it's origin.
Today marks the two-year anniversary of the tragic mudslide that devastated the town of Oso, Washington, along Highway 530. In remembrance, we are sharing an interview with four of our members who helped out with the rescue – and their rescue dogs.
In the last year 5 of our safety incidents involved shoulder dislocations. Learn how to recognize and treat the injury.
Dr. Charles Crenchaw, the first African-American to summit Denali on July 9, 1964, climbed the peak as a member of a Mountaineers trip. His story is one of many told in the book "The Adventure Gap: Changing the Face of the Outdoors" by journalist James Edward Mills, excerpted here.
The BeWild Speaker Series, presented by adidas outdoor, puts passion and adventure on the stage. Come to any one of these talks - or all four - and leave inspired to seek adventure, connect with nature, and protect the wild places where we play.
Marketing executive and outdoorsman Tom Vogl named as new CEO of The Mountaineers.