Summer Camp 2021 Registration is Open!

Summer Camp 2021 Registration is Open!

Summer Camp 2021 is happening!! Day Camps for Summer 2021 will run Monday through Thursday 9am – 3pm. Check out the dates here! Cost per week: $325 | Shuttle Option: $50 | Scholarships Available Register Here!  If the camp you are interested in is full, please sign up for the waiting list. If you have […]

2021-22 Sense of Place Lecture Series Request For Proposals Is Live!

2021-22 Sense of Place Lecture Series Request For Proposals Is Live!

Request for Proposals: Sense of Place Lecture Series, Season 12 (2021-22) What we’re looking for: Presenters with expertise on a topic related to the cultural, natural, or political history of the Columbia River Gorge. Skilled public speakers who enjoy sharing their knowledge and have the ability to present in a way consistent with the Sense […]

VetsWork: Nature and People

VetsWork: Nature and People

I feel that our National forests and other natural areas are very important for the well-being of the plants and animals that live in them as well as the people who visit them.

Request for Proposals: Sense of Place Lectures Season 11 (2020-21)

Request for Proposals: Sense of Place Lectures Season 11 (2020-21)

Request for Proposals: Sense of Place Lectures Season 11 (2020-21) Are Open! What we’re looking for: Presenters with expertise on a topic related to the cultural, natural, or political history of the Columbia River Gorge. Skilled public speakers who enjoy sharing their knowledge and have the ability to present in a way consistent with the […]

Meet Annette Swope, our newest board member!

Meet Annette Swope, our newest board member!

I grew up in a bi-cultural family as my father was Russian and immigrated to the United States after WWII.  My father’s experience of the war and becoming a citizen gave me an appreciation for America and those serving the country.

We Will Do Better!

We Will Do Better!

Mt. Adams Institute (MAI) will do better. . . For too long, it’s been easy to disassociate environmental and conservation focused work from the social justice and equity issues that plague our country.  And yet access to the outdoors and public lands (and all of their related benefits) is too often a privilege instead of […]

Cascade Mountain School Summer Camp Update 2

Cascade Mountain School Summer Camp Update 2

It is with heavy hearts that we’ve decided to cancel our in-person camps for this summer. Our deliberation was greatly impacted by a continued sense of uncertainty about the current and future state of the COVID-19 pandemic. While both Washington state and other surrounding states are starting to offer guidance on how businesses and communities can […]

Cascade Mountain School Summer Camp Update

Cascade Mountain School Summer Camp Update

Below are some important updates for Cascade Mountain School summer camps. First, the million dollar question . . .will summer camp happen this year? In these ever changing times, we unfortunately cannot provide a definitive answer just yet, BUT we can tell you how we plan to proceed:

Meet New VetsWork Coordinator, Rebekah Rafferty!

Meet New VetsWork Coordinator, Rebekah Rafferty!

“I knew I wanted to work in natural resources when I was 15 and my mother took my little sister and me on a trip to a guest ranch in Moose, Wyoming. The landscape, it’s wildlife, and it’s people hit me as hard as anything ever has. My life from then on was always going […]