• Leadville Community
  • Spring 2018 Leadville Outdoor Field Courses

    Grab your packs, paddles & bikes: Register for spring 2018 Leadville outdoor field courses Leadville, CO is a basecamp for adventure. This spring Colorado Mountain College Leadville is offering several outdoor field course experiences, including Backcountry Winter Travel Leadership, Whitewater Paddling Leadership, and Mountain Biking. These hands-on courses are open to the public, and non-degree […]

  • Advice
  • LinkedIN Advice for College Students

    LinkedIN Advice for College Students by Leah Elkins, Outdoor Recreation Leadership student & Residence Assistant.  Flip-phones have become oddities. Those who live and thrive in our modern world with only flip-phones are, generally, peculiarities. The vast majority of us live in an interconnected world with smartphone dependency and instant gratification complexes. And I don’t just […]

  • Avalanche science
  • Colorado AviTalks: 2 Evenings of Avalanche Safety Presentations

    2018 Colorado AviTalks in Buena Vista and Salida Come be a part of a new model of avalanche safety conversation, meet other snow junkies, and listen to targeted presentations by well-known professionals on the latest in avalanche safety. Update your knowledge-base and find out if there is something you’ve been missing. Colorado AviTalks provide continuing […]

  • Advice
  • 5 Things to Know About College Financial Aid

    Paying for college is intimidating but you are not alone! Most students at Colorado Mountain College receive at least one form of financial aid (grants, loans, scholarships, etc.) while in school. We sat down with Kellee Rickenbach, CMC Leadville’s Financial Aid Specialist, to outline the most important things to know about CMC’s financial aid process […]