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

VetsWork: A Love for Learning – Digging for Artifacts in the Wallowas

Hi I’m Cynthia. I am the new Archaeology Technician Intern at the Wallowa Mountains Office in Joseph. I like to call myself an Oregonian, since I’ve lived here for over a decade now, but I’m originally from Southern California. I ended up here in large part for the trees, the ocean, t
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VetsWork: “There Once Was a Mountain…” An invite to the Crater.

The initial start of my position has been very exciting and agonizing all mixed into one emotion. Every morning I wake up to come to work, I’m dying to start a project on my own. So far, there have been many meetings and learning events, but I was finally given my first project last w
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