The Mount St. Helens Institute provides a wide range of programs to engage kids and adults alike in education and recreation. You could climb the mountain and learn about its rich history from an expert geologist, send your kids to experience “Volcano Outdoor School” or bring the whole family along on one of our guided snowshoe trips. Click on the links below or to the left to explore our many educational and recreational programs.
Guided Climbs - Climb the mountain with a guide!
Guided Adventures - Snowshoe or hike with knowledgeable staff.
Field Seminars - Learn and play with Mount St. Helens experts.
Volcano Outdoor School - Youth explore the mountain by day and by night.
Volcano Views & Brews Lectures - Sit back and enjoy our popular lecture series.
Youth Stream Team - Help us collect stream restoration data.
Volcano Explorers - Live and interactive video presentations given by scientists.
Science and Learning Center - Have your group stay at the Science and Learning Center at Coldwater.
Teacher Workshops - Learning how to develop professionally as a teacher.
Internships - Check out our college internships.