Our mission is to advance understanding and stewardship of the earth through science, education and exploration of volcanic landscapes. Mount St. Helens is a living outdoor laboratory for all!
The Mount St. Helens Institute offers a variety of programs to connect people of all ages to the wild wonders, amazing science, breathtaking scenery, and cultural history of Mount St. Helens. Browse the links below to explore our educational programs.
Co-ed overnight camp for youth ages 8-12
For 7th-8th grade girls from Oregon and Washington
1-night camps for families with youth ages 6-12
Adventuresome 4-night science camp for youth ages 15-17
For middle school teachers
Popular lecture series with fascinating topics about volcanoes and the Pacific Northwest
Program offers in-depth training on Mount St. Helens natural history and amazing volunteer opportunities