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Outdoor Adventures
Outdoor Adventures for School Groups
VetsWork: Environment
A career development internship program for military veterans
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Volunteer on a Wilderness Stewardship Project
Meet our Staff
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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

Wilderness: To Trail or not to Trail?

Editor’s note: Public Lands Steward, Kari Nielsen, comments on the idea of trails in wilderness areas. Read on to see what her season as a wilderness ranger on the Okanogan Wenatchee National Forest has led her to believe about their place in wilderness: Tucked amidst the calend
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Deer: Anarchists of the Wilderness

The nerve they have – we go to great ends to make these manicured treads to walk on, and they just disregard every notion of social acceptability and clomp willy-nilly wherever they please. Paths through the delicate marshy grasses, tracks straight up loose gravel slopes dislodging pl
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