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10 Essential Questions: Jacob Lopilato

Each week we bring you a personal story from one of our members. For our member profile this week we talked to.... Read more…

2.10 - Many More Small Improvements

Since our last update in mid-November, we have continued to make many small improvements to our website. Read on to learn more. Read more…

Take our 2018 Member & Volunteer Survey!

Every two years, we invited our current, past, and future members and volunteers to participate in a community survey. We want learn about your perceptions, activities, and experiences with our club. We will compare these responses with survey data from previous years to track patterns showing how we’ve grown and changed and to identify opportunities to improve.  Read more…

2017 Recap: A Year in Review

Volunteers are the lifeblood of The Mountaineers, and we get a clear view of their incredible impact when we dive into the numbers! Here is a look at our  collective impact over the past year. Read more…

Top 10 Inspirational Mountaineers of Instagram for 2018

At The Mountaineers, we hike, ski, climb, paddle, sail, snowshoe, and scramble. We capture and savor. Sharing our wild places is a legacy all adventurers share, and today it's easier than ever to honor our special places through social media. Instagram is an incredible place to find inspiration, meet new people, and connect with the world around us.  Read more…

Leader Spotlight: Kyle Breakey

For our Leader Spotlight this month we talked to Kyle Breakey, a volunteer with the Bellingham Branch who sees a huge value in mentorship for leaders at The Mountaineers, both as a mentor and a mentee.  Read more…

2017 Leadership Conference: Recap, Survey Results, and Presentation Materials

The Mountaineers hosted our fourth annual Leadership Conference on Saturday, December 2 at the Seattle Program. It was an outstanding day of leadership development for our volunteers and community partners - thank you to everyone who was able to attend! Read more…

Foothills Branch Annual Social and Volunteer Recognition Banquet a Big Success!

The Foothills Branch Annual Social and Volunteer Recognition Banquet was a well-attended and a fun event for all. To kick things off, former branch chair Steve LeBrun shared information about branch membership, volunteerism, and programs from 2017, and our committee chairs recognized their amazing activity and course leaders. Then our new branch chair Cheryl Talbert announced our branch Volunteers of the Year. Finally, in a much anticipated presentation, ski guides and educators Trevor Kostanich and Forest McBrian shared slides and stories from their 34 day ski traverse from Snoqualmie Pass to Canada. Read more…

Join us for the 2018 Volunteer Appreciation Dinner - Jan 27

Every year, The Mountaineers hosts an organization-wide Volunteer Appreciation Dinner at the Seattle Program Center! This event is open to volunteers from all branches, as well as their guests.  Read more…

Mountain Love: Andrew Monko & Roseanne Kahn

In each issue of Mountaineer magazine, we feature two lovebirds who met through The Mountaineers and share a passion of the outdoors. In this column, we talked to Andrew Monko & Roseanne Kahn. Read more…