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Managing Your Mountaineers Email Preferences

You've probably noticed a few changes for The Mountaineers lately. This year we brought on additional staff and launched a new website, enabling us to get more people outside than ever before. We've also updated our email service provider, and defined the frequency and types of emails we're going to send you. Read more…

Sea Kayaking - a sport for everyone

Water has always been a big part of my life. I got certified as a SCUBA diver in the 9th grade, was a swimmer through high school, have whitewater rafted on three continents, and got an advanced diving certification during my honeymoon. Read more…

Join the Mountaineers Lycian Way trek in Turkey

A spot has unexpectedly opened on this spring's Mountaineers Global Adventure trek in southwest Turkey, along the historic Lycian Way.   Read more…

Check out the Blood Moon with The Mountaineers

The Blood Moon is making an appearance on April 4, and one of our leaders has planned an amazing weekend adventure for you to get outside and enjoy it. Read more…

Mountain Workshop Curriculum Volunteer Instructor

We are looking for volunteers who have experience teaching and leading curriculum with folks, youth experience not required. You would take the lead teaching 10-12 youth for 30-60 minutes of instruction time (depending on the group). Read more…

10 Essential Questions: Sue Ritter

For our member profile this week we spoke to Sue Ritter, a rock climber and route setter at Warehouse Rockgym, nordic skier, hiker, photographer, and Dental Hygienist, about why she joined The Mountaineers and her favorite Mountaineers memory. Read more…

Mountaineers Joins Outdoor Alliance

The Mountaineers is excited to announce that we have officially become a member of the Outdoor Alliance, a Washington, D.C. conservation and recreation nonprofit. Outdoor Alliance (OA) provides a collective voice for the outdoor recreation community to advocate for stronger protections for public lands and waters. Read more…

Naturalist Speaker Series - March 12

Gone for nearly 40 years, the Western Bluebird had completely disappeared from the San Juan Islands. But local bird lovers are bringing them back. Read more…