Welcome to Mt. Adams Country
Outdoor Adventures
Outdoor Adventures for School Groups
VetsWork: Environment
A career development internship program for military veterans
Public Lands Stewards
Be an AmeriCorps volunteer on a Wilderness Stewardship Project
Cascade Mountain School
Science Education and Outdoor Adventures for Teens

Welcome to Mt. Adams Institute

At the end of road nestled into a small organic farming valley at the base of a volcano, lies the Mt. Adams Institute. And the start of your next life adventure. Explore our programs. Meet our staff. Plan your visit.

Our Partners

Mt. Adams Institute works with a wide range of partners to increase the impact of our programs while furthering the missions of our supporting organizations. Interested in joining in on our collective efforts?

Learn more about how to become a partner here.

Mountain Talk

Public Lands Steward: Master of Fences

Writing this entry, I mark the start of my 5th week as an AmeriCorps volunteer at Conboy Lake Wildlife Refuge in Glenwood WA, a cattle ranching town of about 400. There are far more cows in Glenwood than people. I experienced a proper welcoming to the wetlands refuge, receiving BBQ bu
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Public Lands Steward: A Hundred Tomorrows

It’s hot. Is there a word for hotter-than-hot? It’s so hot the first few weeks in Entiat that my sweat has a sheen of sweat on it and all I’m doing is cowering in front of the living room air conditioning unit that looks something like R2-D2 and a mail drop box. The
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