Empowering Outdoor Youth

OYC connects kids to programs that encourage

Active, Healthy Lifestyles Love & Respect for Nature
Education Leadership Community Involvement

Everett Mountaineers Awards Banquet

Featuring Guest Speaker Karl Kruger
Raffle Supporting Outdoor Youth Connections

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Youth Leadership Summit

Join more than 150 students in this conference hosted at the Mountaineers Program Center in Seattle. The program ia all about environmental awareness, learning, inspiration and engagement, helping propel youth down the road to becoming conservation leaders.

Free for ages 14-22

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Connecting Youth

We engage youth in the natural outdoors, connecting them with recreation, education, and stewardship activities that promote personal growth, positive living and environmental consciousness.

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Family Getaways At Diablo Lake

Enjoy the comfortable accomodations, healthy meals, and family activities available at North Cascades Institute. You won't regret it.

Start Young, Stay Young...Outdoors

Attention Leaders of the Future

This strenuous program is for motivated high school students who are ready for a camping, canoeing, backpacking, and moutaineering adventrue in the North Cascades backcountry. The training emphasizes teamwork, leadership, field science, communication skills, and public speaking.

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