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10 Essential Questions: Joanna Coffey

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

How were you introduced to hiking and exploring nature?

I vaguely remember my first "hike". I was only four years old and lived in a rural area of Pennsylvania. About a 1/4 mile from our house were some woods and a creek. Even at that young age, I would often go off by myself, exploring in the woods and playing in the creek. Read more…

Rep. DelBene Meets for Riverside Roundtable

On Aug 10, The Mountaineers joined Congresswoman DelBene, and a number of other organizations and companies involved in outdoor recreation and conservation, for a hike along the North Fork Nooksack River. An important artery of Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, the Nooksack is one of our favorite outdoor playgrounds. The thundering waters provided the perfect backdrop for a discussion that included a dozen diverse representatives  all championing the connection between conservation, outdoor recreation, and strong local economies.  Read more…

Meet Our Parks | Your Adventure's Tom Vogl

Meet Our Parks | Your Adventure's Tom Vogl. Together with his oldest son, James, he will do a one day climb of Mt. Shuksan's Fisher Chimneys.  Read more…

Next Child in the Woods

My First Big Wall Climb: Cleaning roofs & jugging lines on Liberty Crack

It all started over beers with my friend Joe. After a bouldering session at the UW rock, we were chatting about plans for the upcoming weekend.  Read more…

10 Essential Questions: Kelly Cleman

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

Special Presentation: "Before the Wind" with Jim Lynch - Sept 14

The Mountaineers Tacoma Branch presents an evening with Jim Lynch, author of the book Before the Wind. Join us to meet the author and learn more about his local inspiration. Read more…

Meet Our Parks | Your Adventure's Caitlin O'Brien

Meet Our Parks | Your Adventure's Caitlin O'Brien. Together with her brother Colin O'Brien, she will climb the Grand in Grand Teton National Park in under 24 hours, all in support of The Mountaineers Youth Programs.  Read more…

Bad Movie Night - Aug 18, 2016

The Mountaineers pioneered alpine climbing in North America. Join us on August 18, 2016, to revel in the terrible ways climbing has been portrayed in the movies ever since. The "Arc'teryx Bad Movie Night" is the premier event you didn't know you wanted!  Read more…