Big Things Are Happening @ Little Mountain

Big Things Are Happening @ Little Mountain

If you’re like me, the coming Labor Day holiday and school starting back up feels more like the beginning of a new year than January 1st does. With that in-mind, this seems an ideal time to share some of the things your Mount Vernon Parks Foundation has working on for Little Mountain Park

MVPF Launches "Little" Mountain School For Local Students

MVPF Launches "Little" Mountain School For Local Students

This spring our all-volunteer Mount Vernon Parks Foundation launched a new program it developed for bringing Mount Vernon School District fifth grade classrooms to Little Mountain Park. The intent of the field trips were to link the students’ experiences at the North Cascades Institute's Mountain School in North Cascades National Park to environments much closer to home…

Big Dig Day

Big Dig Day

We had a hugely successful launch to the 2017 build season yesterday and thanks to all who contributed! I was lucky enough to spend the day floating between working groups and got a great sense of the community of folks who use and love the trails of little mountain. It was inspiring to hear of trail runners, hikers, and mountain bikers who see these trails as their home mountain…