• College News
  • CMC Study Abroad Himalayan India, May 2018

    Raft the Ganges River. Trek in the foothill forests of the Himalayas. Explore India’s mountain culture and environmental history. CMC’s study abroad program will immerse students in the culture and landscapes of India’s Himalayan Mountains. Students will gain new perspectives and have the experience of a lifetime while earning six CMC credits. The study abroad […]

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  • Student-run Outdoor Pursuits Club takes Adventure to the Next Level

    Welcome to the new and improved Outdoor Pursuits Club at Colorado Mountain College Leadville. Upcoming Outdoor Pursuits Club Trips: November 10 – 12, Sand Dunes National Park Camping Trip November 22 – 25, Moab Thanksgiving Trip: Climbing, Mountain Biking, Hiking, and Camping. The Outdoor Pursuits Club is an active, dedicated student-led team passionate about leading […]

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  • Wilderness First Responder Certification

    Wilderness First Responder (WFR): Backcountry medical skills you hope to never need Seventeen Colorado Mountain College Leadville students can now add a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) certification to their outdoor resumes. Roger Coit, an experienced Outdoor and Emergency Services professor at Colorado Mountain College, led the 8-day intensive outdoor based course. Students ranged in age […]

  • CMC Leadville Programs
  • Leadville Rock Climbing Courses, Fall 2017

    Colorado Mountain College Leadville Rock Climbing Courses Offered Fall 2017 Colorado Mountain College is offering several Leadville rock climbing courses this fall; Sport Climbing, Top Rope Climbing, and Rock Climbing Leadership. Though designed to fit into the Outdoor Recreation Leadership curriculum, these outdoor oriented courses are open to the public, as well as all CMC […]

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  • Peak Perspectives; Mountain Orientation

    Leadville Mountain Orientation A narrative by Aspen Gau, a Leadville student in the Outdoor program at Colorado Mountain College. Students in the Mountain Orientation class explored the Mount Harvard Wilderness area in early October. Mountain Orientation, affectionately called “Mountain O”, was Aspen’s first outdoor orientation course. The course is a concentrated field experience in the […]

  • Advice
  • Beyond Technical; The Human Aspect of an Outdoor Career

    Beyond Technical; The Human Aspect of an Outdoor Career Graduate Feature, Brett Menter Since graduating in 2014 with a degree in Outdoor Recreation Leadership, Brett Menter has found himself leading heli-ski trips in Alaska, guiding ice climbing trips on glaciers, coordinating outdoor activities for disabled children and more recently, instructing outdoor orientation classes at Colorado Mountain […]