Who: Families with youth of all ages.  We welcome families of all ages, backgrounds, and structures.  ​We welcome children and families with special needs, please contact Kori Quatermass to discuss accommodations.  ​Children ages 2 and younger may attend at no additional cost.  Children are the responsibility of a parent or guardian at all times.

What: Enjoy, explore and learn about Mount St. Helens with the whole family. Activities will be designed for youth, adults, and intergenerational teams.  We will hike and play, create art, and get nerdy about the geology and ecology of Mount St. Helens.  Indoor and outdoor sleeping options will be provided. 

Where: Mount St. Helens Science and Learning Center: 19000 Spirit Lake Highway, Milepost 43.3 State Route 504, Toutle, WA 98649

When: 2018 camp registrations coming soon!

Why:  Create family memories in a beautiful place while learning about the area and having fun.  

How:  When you sign you family up for Family Adventure Camp, you may choose to either sleep outside at the Science & Learning Center Field Camp or inside the Science & Learning Center.

  • Sleep INSIDE: 2018 camp registrations coming soon!
  • Sleep OUTSIDE: 2018 camp registrations coming soon!

A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. Please contact 360.274.2114 or email rent@mshinstitute.org for scholarship information.

Program Policies

For more event information:  Call (360) 274-2114 or email rent@mshinstitute.org.