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Member Benefits

When you join the Colorado Mountain Club, you get many outstanding discounts and benefits!


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We summit 14ers, enjoy fly-fishing excursions, climb rock faces, backpack through wilderness areas, explore the culture of Europe, and so much more. The CMC teaches you the skills you need to safely maximize living in such an awesome outdoor playground, as well as connects you to thousands of other adventure-loving mountaineers. CMC has regional groups all over Colorado. Find the group nearest to you and get outside! It’s the perfect time to sign up for a membership!

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 TRIPS      FREE access to over 3,000 mountain adventures annually, ranging from easy day hikes and snowshoe trips, to peak climbs, cross-country, and downhill ski trips, to long day walks.
 SCHOOLS     Specialty member pricing on school and courses for adults and access to backcountry classes and seminars offered by various CMC groups.

Socialize with 5500 like-minded Coloradans interested in outdoor, non-motorized recreation!

  • Peak Happy Hours - a roaming social the second Wednesday of the month
  • Special pricing for popular film festivals
    • Radical Reels
    • Banff Mountain Film Festival
    • Backcountry Film Festival
    • Wild & Scenic Film Festival
  • Thirsty Thursdays at the American Mountaineering Museum

Access to CMC-maintained back country huts. Two huts are available for member use on a reservation basis, one on a first-come, first-served basis.

MEMBERSHIP MAGAZINE FREE membership magazine: Trail & Timberline is published quarterly and is online on the CMC website.
 BOOKS 20% discounts on all CMC Press books. Our growing collection of publications includes guide books for Colorado and beyond, conservation texts, and children's books. Shop the CMC Store NOW!
Travel to favorite foreign destinations through our Adventure Travel program. CMC-sponsored world-wide trips are generally priced far below those offered by commercial, for-profit outfitters.
 Up to 50% off
  • Friction Labs - more than 40% savings!
  • Enjoy $3 admission (40% savings!) at the American Mountaineering Museum

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