Campouts & Events

Mount St. Helens Institute events are for people of all ages, backgrounds, and family compositions. Whether you want to take advantage of a rare opportunity to camp at Mount St. Helens, or you're eager to explore the night sky's with our astronomy friends, we have something for you. Space is limited and registration is required, so sign up for an event today!

Base Camp

Camp, stay and explore all the volcano has to offer.

Sky & Stary Party

Join us and our astronomer friends for a night of star gazing at Mount St. Helens.

Family Adventure Camp

Explore the volcanic landscape of Mount St. Helens with the whole family! Family Adventure Camp inspires curiosity about Mount St. Helens and build confidence in exploring the outdoors.

Additional Information

Mount St. Helens Institute operates under a special use permit from the US Forest Service and is honored to work on the Traditional Cultural Property, ancestral and present day lands of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe and the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation. Mount St. Helens Institute is an equal opportunity provider.