Hostelling International in Washington state




Who We Are
Hostelling International Washington State Council is a non-profit organization affiliated with hostels and hostelling groups across the country and world.

Our Mission
"to help all, especially the young, gain a greater understanding of the world and its people through hostelling."

Our Work
We work with past, present and future travelers to develop caring and engaged world citizens who travel the world with an open heart and an open mind.

We provide curriculum based educational programs to schools and community youth groups; build internationally minded community here in Washington State through seminars, workshops and social events for local residents; and connect the hostels and HI groups across Washington State to promotes hostel development.  

Our Hostels
Check out Washington's Hostels and Hostel-To-Be!

More Information
Please explore the links to the left for more information on our programs and the hostelling community in Washington!


Our next event:

Stay tuned for our Winter/Spring speakers series in 2013!

Contact: tom.tidyman@hiwsc.org for more information

The 2012 Fall Speakers Series consisted of four separate talks, each with a particular area of focus.

Click here for a full list of the talks

Hostelling International exists to help all, especially the young, gain a greater understanding of the world and its people through hostelling

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