Summer on the Mountain Events

Summer on the Mountain is a public event series that takes place at the Mount St. Helens, Science and Learning Center and the Johnston Ridge Observatory. Information on additional Mount St. Helens Institute programs can be found HERE.


2018 Events

April 14-15 | Wilderness First Aid with NOLS

May 19 | It’s a Blast

June 1-3| Boy Scout Merit Badge Weekend

June 30 | Live Music by Northwest Groove at Johnston Ridge Observatory

June 29-July 1 | Art Blast with Art-Adventures.com

July 9-10 | Volcano Venture youth camp

July 14-15 | Family Adventure Camp

August 4 | Guild Mortgage presents the MSH Sky and Star Party

August 11-12 | Family Adventure Camp

September 1 | Backcountry Rise with Daybreak Racing

October 6 | Carnival of Colors

 

A huge THANK YOU to the following partners and sponsors who made the 2018 events possible:

Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce

Castle Rock Community Development Alliance

Castle Rock in Bloom

Cowlitz PUD

Eureka! Engineering

Friends of Galileo Astronomy Club

Guild Mortgage

Red Canoe Credit Union

Rose City Astronomers

United States Forest Service, National Volcanic Monument


2017 Events

May 13 | It’s a Blast

June 10 | Art Eruption

 June 24 | Music of Seas & Sailors by LCC Symphonic Band

July 8-9 | Family Adventure Campout Weekend

August 12-13 | Perseid Meteor Shower Campout

September 16 | Sky and Star Party (night viewing weather dependent)

October 15 | Carnival of Colors

November 4 | Science and Learning Center Season Reopening | Cancelled due to weather advisory

 

A huge THANK YOU to the following partners and sponsors who made the 2017 events possible:

Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce

Castle Rock Community Development Alliance

Castle Rock in Bloom

Cowlitz PUD

Eureka! Engineering

Friends of Galileo Astronomy Club

Lower Columbia College

Red Canoe Credit Union 

Rose City Astronomers

United States Forest Service, National Volcanic Monument

 


2016 Eventssummer-on-the-mountain-rack-card-addnl-sponsors

May 14 | It’s a Blast

June 25 | Music on the Mountain

July 9 | Sky and Star Party

August 6 | Art Eruption

September 3-4 | Family Camp

October 1 | Carnival of Color

 

Despite some challenging weather, we had an amazing total of 1063 participants between all 6 summer events! Thank you to everyone who supported and/or attended these events.

 

A huge THANK YOU to the following partners and sponsors who made the 2016 events possible:

Art-Adventures.com

Castle Rock, America in Bloom

Castle Rock Community Development Alliance

Friends of Galileo Astronomy Club

John Chao Photography

Lower Columbia College

Rose City Astronomers

United States Forest Service, National Volcanic Monument