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Nepal Earthquake

How can you help? A coalition of local organizations - Mazamas, Mountain Shop, Portland EcoFilm Fest, Mercy Corps, Base Camp Brewing Company, Hollywood Theater, Nepali Association of Oregon - is working together to create a series of fundraising events to help with the relief and rebuilding effort.

May 15; 6 - 10 p.m.: Base Camp Brewing Company: This event was a huge success with $4,000 raised! Thank you.

$9,000 raised - THANK YOU! May 13.: Portland EcoFilm Festival movie - Into the Mind - at the Hollywood Theatre. 100% of the proceeds will go the Mercy Corps Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund. Pre-film fundraising event at The Mountain Shop with Base Camp Brewing Company beer and a raffle.

June 13: Nepali dinner: Time and Venue TBD

August: Music event: Time and Venue TBD.

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Leki Corklite Trekking Poles

There are 30 pairs of Leki Corklite Trekking Poles available for check-out for members and nonmembers.  Learn more.learn more


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The Mazamas is a nonprofit mountaineering education organization in Portland, Oregon. We offer over 1000 climbs and hikes annually, classes and activities for every level and are open to both members and nonmembers. Learn more. learn more

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Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) rental

For an adventurous trip to a remote location, having a PLB with you my add a little peace of mind.

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