Welcome!
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.



Mountain Talk

VetsWork: Crossing a Bridge to a New Opportunity

My name is Julio Larregui. I joined the Marines right out of high school in 1998. After four years of active duty, I joined the Army Reserves. Since then, it has not been easy to find work, especially living in Puerto Rico. Most of the positions I come across require specific experien
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VetsWork: Life in the Wallowa Mountains

So far this has been a wondrous adventure that I hope never ends. Since my arrival this past February, I feel like I have accomplished so much already. I am living in the small town of Joseph, OR, surrounded by the Wallowa Mountains. The population is 1,084 people and everyone knows e
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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.