Mount St. Helens Forest Learning Center, Castle Rock

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#11 of 18 in Childrens Museums in Washington State
The Mount St. Helens Science and Learning Center is open as a visitor portal during the winter while Johnston Ridge Observatory is closed due to snow. The building is available for rent for meetings, events, conferences, ceremonies, and education programs. Mount St. Helens Institute, a non-profit partner of the United States Forest Service utilizes the building for education programs and a month event series from May through October.
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  • This is a terrific visitor center midway up towards Mt St Helens. Great exhibits and Mt St Helens videos. It adds to the dram when you see the pictures and hear the stories of what happens before you ...  more »
  • Weyerhauser Co. built this center, and it is absolutely wonderful! Kids learn so much from this place, and there is so much hands on for them! Everybody - young and old should visit this learning cent...  more »
  • We called in on passing and the place was closed, apart from the gift shop. However, there are some nice forest walks. A short one does a loop from the car park and has interesting information boards ...  more »
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  • Just few days before the road was closed and we were disappointed as could not see anything... (
  • Amazing staff makes for amazing expirences.
  • A nice informative learning center and right next to Mount St. Helens. A nice long easy drive to get to Mount St. Helens. Good trails to walk on.
  • Russ the volunteer geologist was patient and informative with both my young children.
  • It was a great vibe and feel absolutely recommend stopping by

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