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  • Outdoor Adventures for All

    Outdoor Pursuits Club at Colorado Mountain College Leadville makes adventure accessible for all students

    High Rockies Adventure Club: Experiences and Excursions for all CMC Leadville Students You don’t become an expert overnight. It takes countless hours of dedication to grow any skill, particularly when it comes to outdoor recreation; planning weekend trips, studying maps, learning trails, acquiring gear, and getting to know your adventure partners and peers. The High […]

  • Education at Elevation
  • 8 reasons to live on-campus at the #1 Adventure College

    8 reasons to live on campus at Colorado Mountain College Leadville

    Going to college at 10,200’ elevation isn’t for everyone—but if you crave mountain adventures and million dollar views, you’ll thrive at Colorado Mountain College Leadville. The campus is a four-season outdoor recreation paradise, ideal for college students who find a balance between inspired academics and an active lifestyle. Besides the wood floors, breathtaking mountain views […]

  • Avalanche science
  • Mountain Meteorology Workshop October 15 – 17

    Mountain Meteorology Workshop Avalanche Science Colorado Mountain College leadville CAIC

    The Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) and Colorado Mountain College are offering a Mountain Meteorology Workshop, October 15 – 17 in Leadville, CO. This three-day course is open to the public and designed for avalanche practitioners and avid recreationalists. Anyone interested in mountain weather phenomena is welcome to attend, and no previous meteorological education is […]

  • CMC Leadville Running Club
  • Welcome CMC XC Running Team Athletes

    CMC Cross Country Running Team

    Six student athletes will represent the Colorado Mountain College Cross Country Team On your marks, get set, GO! This fall, Colorado Mountain College Leadville launches the first competitive cross-country running team in CMC’s history. Students will compete with men’s and women’s teams in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)—women compete on 6K courses, and […]

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  • 2020 National Snowshoe Championships to be held in Leadville

    Snowshoe Championships Snowshoe Colorado Cup

        Leadville awarded US National Snowshoe Championships in 2020 Originally shared to CMC E-News on 4/1/19 Leadville has won the bid to host the U.S. National Snowshoe Championships during the competition’s 20th anniversary in 2020. The championships will take place Feb. 28-March 1 on Colorado Mountain College’s campus trails. Darren Brungardt is a CMC […]

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  • The Ripple Effect

    The Ripple Effect CMC fly fishing guide grads create opportunities for the next generation of female anglers Fly fishing is having a moment. Historically, fly fishing has been a male dominated sport, but that’s changing. Women are now the fastest growing demographic in fly fishing and as more outdoor enthusiasts discover the joys of fly […]