• Avalanche science
  • CMC Leadville to Launch Avalanche Awareness Twitter Campaign #CMCAviAware

    CMC Leadville to tweet backcountry tips and avalanche facts Feb 25 – Mar 3, 2018 Expert avalanche forecasters are describing current avalanche conditions in Colorado as dangerous, rare and risky. Colorado Mountain College, home to the Avalanche Science program based in Leadville and developed through a partnership with the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC), sees […]

  • College News
  • Ski Area Operations Video Contest

    Ski Area Operations Video Contest The ski industry is all about video, just look on Youtube, Instagram and even Facebook. Media savvy Ski Area Operations students often produce video edits of park builds, trail grooming, resort days & backcountry adventures. This spring, SAO students who capture their time on the snow and in the classroom […]

  • College News
  • #CMCSnowDay Adventure Contest

    Show us how you #CMCSnowDay and enter to win sweet outdoor gear and local prizes. Leadville students know how to enjoy a powder day; fat-biking the campus trails, hitting features in the backyard terrain park, grooming trails on Colorado ski slopes, or even building a snowman with your friends! February 1st through February 28, the […]

  • College News
  • CMC Adventure Flag

    The Ultimate #AdventureCollege Adventures begin here. Whether it is a day hike in the Rockies or a week long float down the Ganges River in India, Colorado Mountain College is home to adventures of all sizes. Nothing proves this more than the photo chronicles of the CMC Adventure Flag. Each of our 11 campuses has […]

  • College News
  • Student Snapchat Q&A

    Student Snapchat Q&A So you’re considering pursuing your education at Colorado Mountain College in Leadville. Excellent choice. We want to make this an easy transition, and answer all of your burning questions. On March 15 and 17, from 3-4PM, CMC student Anna Sophia will be offering a Student Snapchat Q&A on the official CMC Leadville snapchat […]

  • College News
  • Snapchat CMCLeadville & Win a Snowboard!

    Snapchat CMCLeadville & Win a Snowboard! Send a snapchat to @cmcleadville and tell  (or show!) us why you chose CMC Leadville and enter a raffle to win a one-of-a-kind CMC snowboard. Current students and those considering the Leadville campus must add CMCLeadville on snapchat and send a snap to the CMCLeadville account with their reason(s) for choosing CMC […]

  • College News
  • Add CMCLeadville on Snapchat

    CMCLeadville on Snapchat   We’ve got it all in Leadville; Breathtaking views, attentive educators, and unbelievable access to outdoor adventures. It’s not enough to talk about the many perks of living and learning in our mountain community… now it’s time to show you. Add CMCLeadville on Snapchat today. Colorado Mountain College in Leadville has joined millions […]

  • Leadville Community
  • #LoveLeadville Contest Winners

    #LoveLeadville Contest Winners Thank you to everyone who participated in the #LoveLeadville BBQ Photo Contest! We had a ton of fun at the Leadville BBQ and truly enjoyed each and every one of your submissions.  After deliberating among the 74 entries and 480 votes, the voting results are in. The winners of the #LoveLeadville BBQ photo […]

  • Alumni
  • CMC Leadville Throwback Photos

    CMC Leadville Throwback Photos The Timberline campus in Leadville was one of the founding campuses of Colorado Mountain College. The college was founded in 1965, with classes beginning in 1967 and we have come a long way (11 locations) since our humble beginnings. Help us celebrate our bright future by remembering our past and share your CMC Leadville throwback photos […]