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         Cascades Institute.
Upcoming Programs

Feb 25: Birding the Skagit Delta
May 6-7: Exploring San Juans by Boat + Boot
May 13: Snakes of the Methow Valley
May 19-21: ELC Stewardship Weekend
June 9-11: Blockprinting & Watercolor
June 16-18: Watercolors
June 23-25: Corvids with John Marzluff

Info & registration at or by calling (360) 854-2599.

Welcome to North Cascades Institute

Celebrating 30 Years of Connecting People, Nature & Community!

Since 1986, North Cascades Institute has facilitated hands-on learning at the confluence of natural and cultural history, science, humanities and the arts. We offer a wide array of opportunities for people of all ages, abilities and interests to get outside.

Whether it's a Family Getaway, art or natural history retreat, canoe or hiking adventure, youth program or a Skagit Tour, we're here to help you connect with your Wild Nearby in a lasting and meaningful way.

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