• Avalanche science
  • Local Avalanche Experts and CMC Instructors

    Starting in fall 2017, Colorado Mountain College Leadville will introduce an immersive program on snow and avalanche safety. The Avalanche Science program, based at the 10,200-foot Leadville campus and taught by respected experts, is a long-term preparatory program for those aspiring to or currently working in and around avalanche terrain. The program, developed through a […]

  • College News
  • Feature: Leadville Student Jobs

    Leadville Student Jobs Students at Colorado Mountain College Leadville inspire us daily. Their dedication to academics, career goals, and ambitious attitudes are constantly impressing even the most industrious staff and faculty. Many students juggle a full course load with a part-time or full-time job in Leadville or nearby communities. These students are pros at time management, […]

  • Advice
  • Earning an Environmental Education

    Earning an Environmental Education: CMC Leadville & Steamboat Springs by Sarah Duprey After spending several years at Colorado Mountain College Leadville studying Outdoor Education and Environmental Studies, I’ve come to realize that college is more than going to class and getting it a degree. It is also about learning what your passions are, and finding […]

  • College News
  • Leadville SGA attends NYC Conference

      From the mountains of Leadville to the towering sky scrapers of New York City! Colorado Mountain College Leadville students and staff recently traveled to the tri-state area to attend the American Student Government Association (ASGA) conference. The conference was held in Jersey City, NJ, February 23 – 27 and was attended by Leadville SGA President Ken […]

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  • 2017 Cloud City Rail Jam

    13th Annual Cloud City Rail Jam Jib-a-thon on March 25, 2017 Jibs, grabs, slides, spins… Show us your moves at the 13th Annual Cloud City Rail Jam Jib-a-thon on Saturday, March 25, 2017. The Colorado Mountain College Leadville backyard terrain park is ready to ride for Leadville’s premiere ski and snowboard terrain park event. The […]

  • College News
  • Snow Shelter Building Workshop

      Winter is wonderful at 10,200′ elevation. Mountain peaks are covered in snow, the sun is high in the sky, and locals are out and about on the trails, enjoying winter recreation. Mountain folks take their outdoor recreation seriously, often seeking new ways to sharpen and practice survival skills. Colorado Mountain College Leadville, known for their popular outdoor […]

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  • Suspect charged in campus threat

    Suspect charged in campus threat  Original press release shared on www.enews.coloradomtn.edu.  LEADVILLE, COLO. – Feb. 14, 2017 –  The Lake County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Group (SOG) has a suspect in custody following a threat made to the Colorado Mountain College campus in Leadville.  Adam Slattery, who attended the college for one semester and was not […]