New Member Events, Activities and Courses

Want to meet some Mountaineers and learn more about our programs. Join us at one of these upcoming events designed for new members.

Backpackers Pajama Party 2022: Backpacking Mt Rainier NP's Northern Trails, with Sheila Reynolds

Grab your most comfy zoom pants and slippers, a favorite beverage and some popcorn, and join your fellow backpackers in this second virtual tour in our 2022 Pajama Party series, featuring Mountaineer, backpacker and hike leader Sheila Reynolds on another set of amazing local backpacking trails, this time covering the northern tier of trails in Rainier National Park'! The event is free and open to the public but you must get a ticket at the link below and then we will email you the zoom link to join.

Feb 04, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

WALKING THE WILD: Trek 265 miles of the Qhapaq Ñan in the Peruvian Andes, with David Burdick

Join us for this photo journey of David Burdick’s extraordinary adventure trekking 265 remote miles of the Qhapaq Ñan in the Peruvian Andes - an ancient Inca road and UNESCO Heritage Trail!

Feb 15, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

Backpackers Pajama Party 2022: Backpack Loop Over Five Passes in Olympic NP, with Dick Lambe!

Grab your zoom pants and slippers, a favorite beverage and some popcorn, and join your fellow backpackers in this third virtual tour in our 2022 Pajama Party series, with long-time backpack leader Dick Lambe who will share photos and beta from a 6 day 66-mile loop backpack over 5 passes in Olympic NP ! The event is free and open to the public but you must get a ticket at the link below and then we will email you the zoom link to join.

Feb 18, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour

The world-renowned Banff Centre's Banff Mountain Film Festival celebrates its 46th year, continuing to bring the best action, environment, and adventure films to audiences in Banff and no less than 40 countries across the globe.

Feb 23, 2022
07:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Benaroya Hall
200 University Street Seattle, Washington

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour

The world-renowned Banff Centre's Banff Mountain Film Festival celebrates its 46th year, continuing to bring the best action, environment, and adventure films to audiences in Banff and no less than 40 countries across the globe.

Feb 24, 2022
07:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Benaroya Hall
200 University Street Seattle, Washington

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Feb 28

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

Feb 28, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Adventure Speaker Series: Craig Romano "North Cascades" will be either Live or Cancelled. Please RSVP to receive Updated Information

Come take a slideshow hiking tour of Washington’s famed North Cascades with award winning guidebook author Craig Romano. Drawing from his newly released Second Edition Day Hiking North Cascades (Mountaineers Books); Craig will introduce you to a diverse array of trails on the Mountain Loop Highway, and in the North Cascades National Park, Mount Baker Region, Twisp River Valley, and Methow Valley. Craig hiked more than 2000 miles researching this book from easy nature trails to wilderness romps. This all new completely revised, and updated volume contains 136 hikes, including many found in no other guidebooks. Many of the hikes from the previous edition have been greatly expanded providing for even more hiking opportunities.Romano is one of the most prolific trails writers in the Northwest having penned more than two dozen books covering the region. His Columbia Highlands: Exploring Washington’s Last Frontier, was recognized by Wash. Secretary of State.

Mar 02, 2022
06:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Friends Meeting House
3201 Boston Harbor Rd NE Olympia 98506

Backpackers Pajama Party 2022: Backpack The Ozette, Enchanted Valley and Gray Wolf Loop Trails in Olympic NP, with Brian Talbert!

Grab your comfy zoom pants and some popcorn and join Brian Talbert in this 4th Mountaineers Backpackers Pajama Party of 2022, with photos and beta from the Ozette, Enchanted Valley & Grey Wolf trails!

Mar 04, 2022
07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Zoom online event

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Mar 28

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

Mar 28, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Seattle Branch End of the Season Celebrations

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

Apr 22, 2022
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Goodman A, Goodman B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Apr 25

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

Apr 25, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B
Day Hiking the North Cascades with Craig Romano

Day Hiking the North Cascades with Craig Romano - Mountaineers Tacoma Program Center

Trail Running, Day Hiking & Backpacking Seminar
Author Craig Romano talks about some of his favorite trails from his guidebook *Day Hiking:
Thu, May 19, 2022
No Prerequisites
28 participants
Registration closes May 17
Tacoma Branch

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - May 23

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

May 23, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - July 11

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

Jul 11, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Sept 26

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

Sep 26, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B
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Branch/Committee Chair Training eLearning Series - 2021

Rolling Enrollment: Fri, Oct 1, 2021 - Fri, Sep 30, 2022
No Prerequisites
97 participants
Registration closes Sep 15
The Mountaineers Branch

MountainFilm Festival

Mountainfilm Festival Hold

Oct 13, 2022
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, Summit Room, Executive Conference Room

CANCELED - Seattle Branch 2022 Snowshoe Season Kickoff Social

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

Oct 19, 2022
06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Oct 24

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

Oct 24, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B

Meet The Mountaineers Info Session - Dec 5

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

Dec 05, 2022
06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Seattle Program Center
7700 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Cascade A, Cascade B