Our Conservation Efforts

Since 1955, the Spokane Mountaineers? Conservation Committee has partnered with and provided support for local and national organizations in hundreds of efforts to preserve and protect local areas for recreation and the enjoyment of the outdoors. To volunteer with the committee, please join our activity list (accessible through your member profile) or join us at a monthly conservation committee meeting. We?d be thrilled to have you!
Spokane Mountaineers Conservation Committee
 

Conservation Events, News & Issues

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Dishman Hills Dream Trail

Lorna Ream and Patty Houff facilitate a coalition of organizations to protect a wildlife corridor from the existing Dishman Hills...

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Save Mt Spokane from Ski Area Expansion

Jeff Lambert and John Roskelley are working with the Save Mt Spokane coalition to work to prevent the west side Mt. Spokane Ski Area expansion and work...

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Dishman Hills Trail Work

Ken Mondal arranged for the Washington Trails Association to provide expertise and crew leaders to build new trails at the Iller Creek Conservation Area...

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Minnehaha Park and Beacon Hill Cleanup

Steve Reynolds and Joe Coates led our effort. See Steve’s write-up elsewhere in this Kinnikinnick...

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Colville National Forest Trail Work

Holly Weiler and Ken Mondal were our leaders in association with the Hiking Committee, Backcountry Horsemen and Conservation Northwest...

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Our Partners Include: Spokane Mountaineers Partners

Inland Northwest Land Trust Trust For Public Land Land Trust Alliance Dishman Hills Conservancy Conservation Northwest The Lands Council

Recent Blog Entries

  • Due to Governor Inslee's order effective Monday 3/23/2020, all Club events for the period of 3/23/2020-4/6/2020 are cancelled. I encourage you to continue to get out there and enjoy the outdoors while using social distancing practices, but the club will not be able to support organized events during...
  • Greetings Mountaineers, With the current state of affairs surrounding the National Emergency COVID-19 pandemic, the club will be taking steps to comply with proper protocols regarding group gatherings. The bad news is that Backpack School and our March General Membership meeting are cancelled. If y...
  • The Spokane Mountaineers are pleased to welcome Arlene Blum for a special presentation at our January General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, January 21 at 7:00 pm. Arlene is a Ph.D biophysical chemist, author, and world-class mountaineer. She has led successful expeditions to some of the world's m...
  • We've been experiencing trouble with our online membership purchase feature. Please bear with us while we have the issue fixed. If you have attempted to purchase a new or renewed membership and have gotten stalled at the payment page, please contact ecomm@spokanemountaineers.org.