School Programs

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    Mountain School

    A focus on science and the natural and cultural history of the North Cascades guides our environmental education program for 5th grade students.

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    Forest School

    Students use inquiry, observation, and reflection to investigate themes of habitats, adaptations and interdependence.

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    Gathering young people furthest from opportunity in Blaine, Mount Baker, and Bellingham school districts to learn about the natural world.

 In 2022, we handed the Mt. Baker Snow School program over to the leadership of Northwest Avalanche Center. Please contact Greyson Herdman at for more information.

Learn about North Cascades Institute's commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion