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Stories of Transformation Straight from the Source

Why Do You Summit for Someone? Katie’s Inspiration

September 17, 2018


There are many reasons why people choose to participate on our ‘Summit for Someone’ program. Today, we want to highlight Katie, who climbed Mt. Evans, a 14,000-foot peak in Colorado in memory of her cousin Ryan who tragically fell to […]

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Goal-setting in the backcountry: Dymond’s success

August 24, 2018


We are so proud of Dymond and her newly accomplished goal to quit smoking! On a BCM trip, the important life skill of goal-setting is a key part of the curriculum. Every morning in the backcountry, the group members circle around […]

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Luz’s Story

Luz’s Story

May 22, 2018


When you talk with BCM student, Luz, about her outdoor experiences and involvement with various youth development organizations, she’ll tell you how grateful she feels that she ended up in these positions. She smiles and shakes her head as she […]

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The Next 100 Coalition National Summit

The Next 100 Coalition National Summit

May 16, 2018


The Next 100 Coalition is dedicated to creating an inclusive vision for the next 100 years of conservation and stewardship in America. Here at Big City Mountaineers, we’re proud to be a member of the coalition. At the beginning of […]

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CUMBRE

CUMBRE

March 27, 2018


Last year, four women, shaped by the #poweroftheoutdoors, climbed Pico De Orizaba to raise awareness of the transformational powers of the outdoors and to help introduce more under-resourced youth to the outdoors through the Big City Mountaineers programs. Follow their […]

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Seattle Brew & View Recap

March 19, 2018


  On February 28th, BCM volunteers, sponsors, and supporters came together at the Filson Showroom in South Seattle for our annual BCM “Brew and View.” Led by Seattle-based members of our National Council, the event is a great way to […]

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