Youth Badges

A list of our Youth Badges with details about our youth programs.

Explorers

Explorers

This badge represents current participation in the Explorers, a year-round outdoor adventure program for youth ages 10-13. The group meets every month at The Mountaineers Seattle Program Center to learn skills, and goes on 1-2 outings a month.

Leadership in Youth Education Award

Leadership in Youth Education Award

Established in 2015, the Martinique Grigg Leadership in Youth Education Award recognizes a volunteer who has contributed to our youth programs in a way that supports our efforts to ensure that youth have access to the outdoor experience and the many opportunities it provides.

Mountaineers Adventure Club

Mountaineers Adventure Club

This badge represents current participation in the year-round Mountaineers Adventure Club (MAC) for youth aged 14-19. MAC participants are in charge of planning single-day outings as well as week-long camping trips.

Pioneers

Pioneers

Pioneer Badge Given to those 8-9 year olds who sign up for our year round course!

Qualified Youth Leader

Qualified Youth Leader

This badge represents successful completion of a background check and education about mandatory reporting, child abuse/neglect, and principles of safe supervision.