Upcoming Events

View our upcoming featured events and find links to events at our branches and program centers.

Events near you

We host events through our branches,  program centers, and publishing division throughout the year. To view specific events in your area or of interest to you, select your area below, or check out our most popular events across all locations in the calendar below. 

2020 B3 Virtual Happy Hour and Year-End Celebration!

Join your mentors and fellow students at this virtual event at 7PM on December 1, to thank our amazing volunteer crew, congratulate our grads, and share your favorite trip stories and photos! Grads, non-grads and any other interested backpacker is welcome to attend! Please RSVP so that you can be sent the zoom link in advance of the event.

Dec 01, 2020
07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Zoom online event

Walking the Wild: Walk the Cotswold Way with Sonu Aggarwal!

Join Mountaineer Sonu Aggarwal on this virtual travelogue along the 102 mile Cotswold Way with his family, through the stunning natural beauty, culture and history of this region of England known for its gently rolling vivid green hills and quintessential villages built from honey-coloured stone.

Dec 02, 2020
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

Seattle Youth Gear Library Orientation - Virtual

Do you want to use the gear library or would you like to volunteer so more youth can be prepared for a good time outside? Attend this event to learn how The Mountaineers gear library works and how you can be a part of it!

Dec 03, 2020
06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Zoom Video Call

Virtual! Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Dec 8

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Dec 08, 2020
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Naturalist Book Club: "The Sun is a Compass: A 4,000 Mile Journey into the Alaskan Wilds" by Caroline Van Hemert

Please join us for this virtual book club on an adventure from Washington State to the Arctic Circle: "The gripping story of a biologist's journey from Washington State to high above the Arctic Circle--traveling across remote and rugged terrain solely by human poser--to rediscover birds, the natural world, and her own love of science."

Dec 08, 2020
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom Video Presentation

Virtual Photography Photo Sharing Holiday Pajama Party

Virtual photo sharing in place of the usual monthly potluck.

Dec 16, 2020
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Introduction to Winter Trail Running: Snowshoe Running

Running in the winter poses challenges even for the seasoned trail runner. Join us and learn about winter trail running, with a focus on running-specific snowshoes.

Dec 16, 2020
07:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting

Foothills Branch Council Meeting - Jan 5, 2021

Virtual meeting (by zoom) of committee and branch leaders and key volunteers to make decisions and advance actions for the benefit of the Foothills Branch and its communities. See branch basecamp for zoom details and agenda).

Jan 05, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom Video Conference

Virtual - Olympia Branch Open House: Meet the Mountaineers

Start planning a year of adventure with the Olympia Branch of the Mountaineers! Come to our virtual Open House and learn about our activities and classes.

Jan 07, 2021
06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
Zoom Event

Virtual! Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Jan 11

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer.

Jan 11, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Seattle Youth Gear Library Orientation - Virtual

Do you want to use the gear library or would you like to volunteer so more youth can be prepared for a good time outside? Attend this event to learn how The Mountaineers gear library works and how you can be a part of it!

Jan 12, 2021
06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Zoom Video Call

BeWild Soft Hold

Holding for the 2021 BeWild Speaker Series

Jan 14, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C

Virtual Photography Committee Meeting & Photo Sharing

Join us for our monthly Photography image sharing. All Mountaineer members and the public are welcome.

Jan 20, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
ZOOM Meeting

Seattle Youth Gear Library Orientation - Virtual

Do you want to use the gear library or would you like to volunteer so more youth can be prepared for a good time outside? Attend this event to learn how The Mountaineers gear library works and how you can be a part of it!

Feb 10, 2021
06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Zoom Video Call

BeWild Soft Hold

Holding for the 2021 BeWild Speaker Series

Feb 11, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B

Virtual Photography Committee Meeting & Photo Sharing

Virtual photo sharing in place of the usual monthly potluck.

Feb 17, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
ZOOM Meeting
Feb 24, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Online Classroom

Foothills Branch Council Meeting - Mar 2, 2021

Virtual meeting (by zoom) of committee and branch leaders and key volunteers to make decisions and advance actions for the benefit of the Foothills Branch and its communities. See branch basecamp for zoom details and agenda).

Mar 02, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom Video Conference

CANCELED - rescheduled

Paul Souders Presentation will be on March 3, 2021 A Boat, A Bay, and the Quest for the Perfect Bear. Funny adventure tale from a gifted photographer and writer. Paul Souders is the winner of Prestigious National Geographic and BBC Photography awards

Mar 03, 2021
05:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Friends Meeting House
3201 Boston harbor Road Olympia

Seattle Youth Gear Library Orientation - Virtual

Do you want to use the gear library or would you like to volunteer so more youth can be prepared for a good time outside? Attend this event to learn how The Mountaineers gear library works and how you can be a part of it!

Mar 10, 2021
06:30 PM to 07:30 PM
Zoom Video Call

BeWild Soft Hold

Holding for the 2021 BeWild Speaker Series

Mar 11, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B

Virtual Photography Committee Meeting & Photo Sharing

Virtual photo sharing in place of the usual monthly potluck.

Mar 17, 2021
06:30 PM to 06:30 PM

Virtual! Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Mar 22

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer

Mar 22, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Plant Resources of the Burke Museum Herbarium: Naturalists Study Group Lecture

David Giblin, Collections Manager, University of Washington Herbarium, Burke Museum, will give a talk on the various web resources and apps that are available through the Burke Museum Image Collection and affiliated resources and the many ways amateur naturalists might be able to benefit from these resources.

Mar 30, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom Video Presentation

Foothills Branch Council Meeting - April 6, 2021

Virtual meeting (by zoom) of committee and branch leaders and key volunteers to make decisions and advance actions for the benefit of the Foothills Branch and its communities. See branch basecamp for zoom details and agenda).

Apr 06, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom Video Conference

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

details to be provided later

Apr 13, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Virtual Photography Committee Meeting & Photo Sharing

Virtual photo sharing in place of the usual monthly potluck.

Apr 21, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Apr 26

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer

Apr 26, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B
May 13, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B, Goodman C, Cascade A, Cascade B
May 19, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Jun 7

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer

Jun 07, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Foothills Branch Council Meeting - June 8, 2021

Virtual meeting (by zoom) of committee and branch leaders and key volunteers to make decisions and advance actions for the benefit of the Foothills Branch and its communities. See branch basecamp for zoom details and agenda).

Jun 08, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Zoom Video Conference
Jun 16, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

details to be added later

Jun 17, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B
Aug 18, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
TBD

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Aug 23

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer

Aug 23, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Foothills Branch Council Meeting

Foothills branch council meeting

Sep 07, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
ZOOM ONLINE MEETING
Sep 15, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
TBD

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Sep 27

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer

Sep 27, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

WALKING THE WILD SERIES

details to be provided later

Oct 05, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Seattle Branch 2021-2022 Snowshoeing Season Kickoff Social

The Seattle Snowshoeing Committee hosts an evening for our snowshoe community.

Oct 19, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A
Oct 20, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
TBD

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Oct 25

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer

Oct 25, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B
Nov 17, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Dec 6

For new and potential members looking to learn more about what The Mountaineers has to offer

Dec 06, 2021
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Avalanche Awareness Seminar

NWAC - AIARE Avalanche Awareness Seminar

Dec 09, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A
Dec 15, 2021
06:30 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Avalanche Awareness Seminar

NWAC - AIARE Avalanche Awareness Seminar

Dec 17, 2021
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A