207 Fourth Ave N, Kelso Washington 98626
360-577-3137 Fax 360-423-9987
Knowledge is the essence of our learning, a revelation that holds exclusively true for those who visit Mount St. Helens. No other classroom or university can display the primordial power of the 1980 eruption, its ensuing destruction or the enormity of regeneration two decades later. The incredible events leading to the eruption and those following are recounted at world-class interpretive centers, while stories told by the people who lived, worked and played around Mount St Helens
propel your imagination beyond its boundaries. The opportunity to discover the evolution of our existance awaits you. It's a learing experience like no other on earth. Mount St Helens
interpretive centers are located at Silver Lake, Hoffstadt Bluffs, Forest Learning Center, Coldwater Ridge and Johnston Ridge.
Other Mountains nearby:
(Kelso) Mount St Helens
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03/09 Coming to The Kelso area
Water Music Festival Seaview WA April1 The Water Music Festival is an all-volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to bringing quality chamber music to the Lower Columbia River Region.
Astoria-Warrenton Crab and Seafood Festival Warrenton OR April26 Crab and seafood as well as entertainment. Listen to the Astoria HS Jazz Band on Sunday.
Seattle Japanese Cultural Festival Seattle WA April26-28 The festival features Japanese exhibits, performances, and demonstrations. Held at the Seattle Center in the Fisher Pavilion. The annual festival began in 1976 with a gift of 1,000 cherry trees to the city of Seattle from the Japanese government to celebrate the U.S. Bicentennial.
Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival Hoquiam WA April26-28 Witness the migrating shorebirds at Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge and other birding hotspots in Grays Harbor County.
Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Fest Hood River OR May18-19 Start off the weekend with friends and fun featuring Columbia Gorge wineries and eateries. Highlights include entertainment, live music, wine tasting, great food, fruit exhibits with samples, and local artisans.
Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle WA May24-27 Music and dance performances, visual arts, folklore exhibits, hands-on children's activities, workshops, crafts, food, demonstrations, and more!