• Avalanche science
  • Colorado AVITalks: 2 Days of Avalanche Safety Education and Training in Salida, CO

    Photo of Avalanche Science Insutrctors and student during an avalanche rescue course. Colorado Mountain College Avalanche Science instructors will host an Avalanche Rescue course as part of the 2019 CO AviTalks event series on January 11, 2019.

    Colorado AVITalks: Avalanche Safety Education & Training in Salida Colorado Mountain College’s Avalanche Science program has partnered with Monarch Ski Area and CO AVITalks to provide two days of Avalanche Safety Education and Skills on January 11 and 12, 2019. This year’s event series is a combination of 2 field days with Colorado Mountain College […]

  • 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 […]

  • College News
  • Melting Stereotypes; Leadville Artistic Welding Workshop

    Put down the iPhone and pick-up a torch. Geoff Lautzenheiser, Colorado Mountain College welding instructor, invites you inside the Leadville campus’ Rattling Jack Welding Shop for a 3-day Decorative and Artistic Welding workshop. Welders are often portrayed as burly, blue-collar men working in the manufacturing or construction industry – but it’s time for this stereotype […]

  • Continuing Education
  • Mineral Belt Guided Bike Tour

    Mines of the Mineral Belt Guided Bike Tour Colorado Mountain College’s Natural Resource Management Project Manager, Jake Mohrmann, will lead a casual, guided tour along the Mineral Belt Trail that includes several stops to learn about some of the mining history and modern land reclamation efforts. Students must provide their own bike/helmet. Dress to be […]

  • Chaffee County
  • 2016 Fall Class Schedule

    2016 Fall Class Schedule The 2016 Fall Class Schedule for Colorado Mountain College Leadville, Buena Vista, and Salida is now available for viewing at coloradomtn.edu. Classes begin August 29th, and registration is currently open. Colorado Mountain College offers several registration options, depending on your admissions status. Online registration for current degree-seeking students can be found on Basecamp, and all other […]

  • Continuing Education
  • Summer Art Class Series

    Leadville Summer Art Class Series   Studio and Outdoor Painting and Drawing Series Leadville at 10,200′ elevation is quite literally breathtaking. Mountains, rivers, skies, even the mining district; Leadville scenery has inspired artists throughout history. Whether your a beginner to painting, you’ve been painting for years, or you’ve never picked up a paint brush, Colorado Mountain College […]