Mount Rainier Events, Coupons, Reviews!
Feb. 1st - May. 31st
For 50 years and with more than 1 million participants, Outward Bound continues to lead the way in outdoor adventure-education for youth and adults. With locations throughout the United States and Internationally and over 500 courses to choose from, your perfect adventure awaits!
Outward Bound programs emphasize personal growth through experience and challenge in the wilderness. Students develop self-reliance, responsibility, teamwork, confidence, compassion, as well as environmental and community stewardship.
Courses range in length from four days to three months, for ages 12 to 45+. Activities include backpacking, canoeing, rock climbing, mountaineering, white water rafting, sailing, dog sledding, skiing and much more. Scholarships are available.
Bear Affair: Living Northwest Conservation Day
Saturday, June 2, 2018 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
What does it mean to live in the Pacific Northwest with wildlife in our own backyard? What happens when you don't store food properly or haphazardly leave garbage around while camping in bear country? Get a glimpse of the results as Woodland Park Zoo's popular grizzly bear brothers tear into a campsite, and learn what steps you can take to properly bear-proof your surroundings. Hear animal keeper talks for bears, wolves, raptors and more, and learn what these Pacific Northwest animals need in order to survive in the wild and peacefully co-exist with humans.