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Member Benefits

We are proud to offer many outstanding benefits and discounts to our members.


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We summit 14ers, enjoy fly-fishing excursions, climb rock faces, backpack through wilderness areas, explore the culture of Europe, and much more. CMC teaches you the skills you need to safely maximize living in such an awesome outdoor playground while connecting you to thousands of other adventure-loving outdoor enthusiasts. CMC has regional groups all over Colorado...find the group nearest you and get outside! With activities year-round, it’s always the perfect time to become a member.

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ProMotive Member Deal!

Thanks to a new partnership with, CMC members have joined an elite group of people who qualify for huge discounts on outdoor gear. You can now save on purchases from many of the biggest name brands in the outdoor industry. is an online marketplace for outdoor professionals who have significant sales influence within personal or professional communities. Recognizing CMC members’ expertise, is granting exclusive access to hundreds of top brands eager to reward you with up to 70% off of retail.

These brands want to see you living life fully, both on and off the mountain, equipped with the best gear on the planet. Get rewarded for your membership in the CMC by getting special pricing on these products. The next time you purchase a softshell jacket from Marmot, ski boots from La Sportiva, a mountain bike from Diamondback or a tent from Big Agnes, the discounts you receive could more than cover your annual CMC membership.


 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.

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 twice a year 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 worldwide trips are generally priced far below those offered by commercial, for-profit outfitters.

Socialize with 5,500 like-minded Coloradans interested in outdoor, human-powered recreation!

  • Peak Happy Hours - a roaming social the second Wednesday of the month
  • Special ticket pricing for popular film festivals
    • Radical Reels
    • Backcountry Film Festival
  • Thirsty Thursdays at the American Mountaineering Museum
UP TO 70% OFF GEAR & MORE - up to 70% savings on up to 100 different outdoor gear brands
  • PepPod- 50% savings 
  • Friction Labs - more than 40% savings
  • Enjoy $3 admission (40% savings) at the American Mountaineering Museum

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