What we're about

We represent the Olympia Branch of the Mountaineers with over 900 members from adjacent counties, including Lewis, Mason, western Pierce, Grays Harbor, and Thurston. Go to our Branch page: https://www.mountaineers.org/locations-lodg... (https://www.mountaineers.org/locations-lodges/olympia-branch)

And check out a long sample list of our activities here: https://www.mountaineers.org/activities/act... (https://www.mountaineers.org/activities/activities#b_start=0&c8=Olympia)

Do you want to enhance your outdoor skills? Do you want to get out and explore the natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest? We offer volunteer-driven courses ranging from hiking to off-trail scrambling, rock and glacier climbing, and sea-kayaking. In addition, we offer classes in Navigation, Outdoor Leadership, Mountaineering Oriented First Aid (MOFA), and Winter Travel - which includes Nordic Skiing and Snowshoeing. For a relatively small cost, you get great value!

We organize many trips where you can then practice your new skills. Meet people like yourself who yearn to get out there and reach new summits. Take your skills to the next level while learning from experienced adventurers. Join our community (https://www.mountaineers.org/membership/join-the-mountaineers) to make new friends and pursue your lifelong outdoor passions!

Official Mountaineers annual dues are $75 per year for adult, $130 Family, $48 Military and $36 for Seniors. Check us out at https://www.mountaineers.org/ or by calling Member Services at 206-521-6001. You may also email the Mountaineers at: info@mountaineers.org

We are a 501(c)(3) organization and your dues are totally tax deductible!

"Our mission is to enrich the community by helping people explore, conserve, learn about and enjoy the lands and waters of the Pacific Northwest and beyond."

Legal Disclaimer and Liability Information: Participation in South Sound Mountaineers activities is at your own risk. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless South Sound Mountaineers, its organizers, and other participants from all claims or liability of every type (including court costs and legal fees) for injury or death to any person or for damage to property, loss of personal property or any other wrongful act arising out of or relating to your participation. This agreement applies to you and to other persons (as your guests) who may accompany you in these endeavors.

Past events (260)

Adventure Speaker Series: Lou MacMillan- Voyage to Antarctica

Friend's Meeting House at Priest Point Park

Adventure Speaker Series: Paul Sounders- Arctic Solitaire

Friend's Meeting House at Priest Point Park

Adventure Speaker Series: Ras and Kathy Vaughan - UP North Loop: 2600 Miles

Friend's Meeting House at Priest Point Park

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