• 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 […]

  • Leadville Community
  • Leadville Energy Champion Award

    Physical Plant Recognized for Leadville Energy Conservation Efforts Each year the Cloud City Conservation Center a local environmental non-profit, recognizes individuals and organizations who are making a difference in the Leadville community. This year, David Negrete, Physical Plant Manager at Colorado Mountain College Leadville, was presented with the “Energy Champion Award” – for his efforts […]

  • 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, […]

  • College News
  • 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 […]