Volunteers Needed

These are just some of the opportunities we have for our volunteers to get involved with helping people learn about, explore, and conserve the lands and waters of the Pacific Northwest. If you are a Leader for The Mountaineers, tag your "blogs" with "Volunteers Needed" so your volunteer postings show up here.
Time on your hands? Help keep our community connected!

Time on your hands? Help keep our community connected!

The Mountaineers is a club built on the foundation of community. We’re getting creative about how to stay engaged with our community during the coronavirus crisis, and we need volunteers to make it happen!

We’re Feeling the Pinch, Here’s How You Can Help

We’re Feeling the Pinch, Here’s How You Can Help

The COVID-19 crisis has everyone worried about their finances and The Mountaineers is no exception. Here are three ways our volunteers can support The Mountaineers right now.

Adventure Wellness Weekend at Meany Lodge: June 5-7

Adventure Wellness Weekend at Meany Lodge: June 5-7

The Mountaineers would like to welcome you to our first annual Adventure Wellness Weekend! Sponsored by the Foothills Branch Trail Running Committee and located at Meany Lodge, the weekend hosts a multitude of activities designed to allow participants to experience nature in a new way.

Leadership at the Top: Seeking Candidates for the Olympia Branch Council

Leadership at the Top: Seeking Candidates for the Olympia Branch Council

Our Olympia Branch is recognized for the quality of leaders in courses and activities. Behind these great leaders is a Branch Council working hard to provide the structure and support needed to ensure our programs and activities thrive and succeed. Make the leap to Branch Council!

Wanted: Your Stories of Extraordinary Walks in the Wild

Wanted: Your Stories of Extraordinary Walks in the Wild

In 2017, we launched an adventure presentation series to celebrate extraordinary trekking and backpacking adventures in the wilds of the world. Three years in, we've hosted 12 well-attended presentations about walks in extraordinary locations in the US and around the globe - all by Mountaineers members! We know there are more wild-walkers among us - please bring us your stories to include in the series!

The Personal Reward of Being an Environmental Steward and Volunteer

The Personal Reward of Being an Environmental Steward and Volunteer

Hear from super volunteer Regina Robinson about her passion for stewardship, and why she thinks you should volunteer your time for something you're passionate about.

Become a Hike or Backpack Leader for The Mountaineers

Become a Hike or Backpack Leader for The Mountaineers

Many experienced hikers and backpackers have found great personal satisfaction and growth and new trail companions by becoming a Mountaineers hike or backpack leader. This evening seminar provides required information and leadership training for those interested in taking this path.

Make your ideas a reality - volunteer on a committee!

Make your ideas a reality - volunteer on a committee!

Committee volunteerism is the the corner stone of The Mountaineers' courses, activities, and overall organization. Learn more about the benefits of supporting a committee and consider getting involved!

Update Your Volunteer Profile

Update Your Volunteer Profile

The membership of the Mountaineers contains an impressive variety of skills, talents, and volunteering interests. If people are willing to share those talents, we can accomplish amazing things at every level of this volunteer-led organization! Learn how to share and access the many talents within The Mountaineers.

What does it mean to be a Mountaineers leader?

What does it mean to be a Mountaineers leader?

Volunteer leaders are the lifeblood of The Mountaineers - they teach courses, lead trips, and generally fulfill every aspect of our mission! Learn more about the characteristics of a Mountaineers leader, as well as this group’s unique privileges and responsibilities.