Welcome!
Welcome to Mt. Adams Country
Outdoor Adventures
Outdoor Adventures for School Groups
VetsWork: Environment
A career development internship program for military veterans
Wilderness Stewardship
Volunteer on a Wilderness Stewardship Project
Meet our Staff
We’re fun, exciting and motivated

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

Meet Ryan McCourtney – Missouri VetsWork Intern

  My name is Ryan McCourtney. I was born in St. Louis, MO but lived my whole life in Potosi, MO. I spent most of my time outdoors playing sports and riding motorcycles/four-wheelers. I went in to the Air Force about a year after high school. I was a member of the 820th RED HORSE
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Meet Jason “Griff” Griffith – Missouri VetsWork Intern

  Born in Jonesboro, Arkansas in 1979, I am the last of seven children.  My father worked as a general contractor building approximately 300 homes in 27 years.  All of my brothers and sisters, including myself, worked in construction during our summer breaks from school and sever
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