MEMBERSHIP *discover the benefits*

The Mountaineers is a supportive place to learn new skills, meet new people, build lifelong friendships, and enjoy the outdoors. We inspire self-discovery, conservation, and stewardship through outdoor experiences. Our volunteers teach classes to grow your outdoor skills and create generations of safety-minded explorers.

we share a passion for the outdoors, Together building a community of people inspired to safety get outside and protect the outdoor experience. We can't wait to welcome you!

For over 100 years, we've been teaching people skills to explore the outdoors safely and responsibly. As a nonprofit, 100% of your dues and donations are tax-deductible, and enable our continued youth education and conservation efforts. Not only that, but our members enjoy a wide array of benefits including discounts on travel, gear, and guide books. 

Interested in learning more about our membership?

Sign up as a guest or join our community.

Already a member and want to change your membership type?

You can  change your membership change from an individual to a family, from a guest to a member, or from a family to a senior.

Looking to achieve big outdoor goals or get outside with new friends?

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced adventurer, we have courses and activities for you. Learn how to get started with us

Seeking the perfect gift for the outdoor lover on your list? 

Give a gift of the outdoors. 

Know someone in need?

The Mountaineers strives to serve everyone, regardless of ability to pay. Discover our financial assistance programs.

Want to support The Mountaineers at a higher level?

Join Peak Society or sign up as a Business Member to showcase your business in front of our large, active membership base. 

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