Who are The Cascadians?

The Cascadians is an outdoor recreation and conservation club located in Yakima, Washington.

Activities include hiking, backpacking, climbing, skiing, snowshoeing, bicycling, golf, paddling and more.

Cascadians have been enjoying the trails and peaks of the Pacific Northwest since 1920.

New Member Orientation
‚ÄčIf you have recently joined Cascadians or just considering the possibility and would like to learn more about who we are, our history, the types of activities we engage in, this may be for you.  New member orientation meetings are held the last Wednesday of each month* at the Living Care Center at 
215 N 40th Ave in Yakima, in the Village East activity room at 5:15 P.M for December only, due to the Potluck.  The meeting concludes at 6:45, in time for participants to join the Cascadians general monthly meeting following at 7:00 in the Meyer Auditorium, adjacent to the Village East activity room.

RSVP required: Email Darrell Patterson or call 509-955-3002

*Except for July, which is the annual club potluck picnic.  On that day it is held at Sarg Hubbard Park.

Cascadians Annual Submission Deadline

January 31, 2019: Last day to submit materials for the 2018 Cascadians Annual

Articles needed: If you would like to report on a club backpacking trip or climb, provide a committee report, or submit a paragraph or two about an outstanding day hike, please email your documents to

The editor has received over 500 photos, but not all can be used due to space limitations.  However, everyone who submits photos will have at least one published with photo credit noted.  Include the date and location and please identify people in close-ups.

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