Who is Mountain Education, Inc. for?
Mountain Education, Inc. (MEI), is a
  • non-profit,
  • public charity (501c3),
  • wilderness school
whose sole purpose since 1982 has been to be the
  • Teacher,
  • Coach,
  • Athletic Trainer,
  • Band Leader,
  • School Nurse,
  • Spiritual Mentor,
  • Science Lab Assistant,
  • Academic Advisor,
  • Homework Tutor, and
  • ever-faithful, Crosswalk Guard,
to the greater hiking community so that everyone can stay “out there” long enough, due to having the appropriate
  • Knowledge,
  • Wisdom, and
  • Skills, to be Safe, Happy, and Empowered in the Wilderness Environment, all in order to,
  • hear its call
  • feel its comfort, and
  • allow it to change their lives.

Everything we do is given freely that you might come to love and embrace this new way of life that John Muir called, “Sojourning!”
“Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine into trees.” John Muir