• 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

  • Alumni
  • The Notorious Leadvile Powder Guild

    By Lauren Swanson It was well after midnight in November 1983, when Ski Area Operations (SAO) students committed their first infraction of the day—breaking and entering. The students, known affectionately as the Leadville Powder Guild, entered the SAO shop with the intentions of temporarily relocating equipment and classroom property onto the front lawn of their […]

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  • Peak Perspectives; Mountain Orientation

    Leadville Mountain Orientation A narrative by Aspen Gau, a Leadville student in the Outdoor program at Colorado Mountain College. Students in the Mountain Orientation class explored the Mount Harvard Wilderness area in early October. Mountain Orientation, affectionately called “Mountain O”, was Aspen’s first outdoor orientation course. The course is a concentrated field experience in the […]

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  • #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 […]