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Mountain Fest

 

 

 

Mountain Fest is the perfect way to get motivated and learn skills for spring and summer mountain adventures. This year’s event will feature free outdoor skills clinics, tours of the American Mountaineering Museum and open climbing and slacklining. The highlight of the evening will be an expo featuring CMC’s popular hiking, mountaineering, fly fishing, and camping schools; our conservation program; adventure travel trips; the Youth Education Program and much more.

Don't let your friends, family, neighbors or co-workers miss this opportunity to learn all about the CMC -- your gateway to the outdoors! And the best part? It's FREE! Visit the CMC Event Calendar to register.

 

 

EXPO OF SCHOOLS & STATE COMMITTEES:  Wilderness Training School (WTS),  Basic Mountaineering School (BMS), Fly Fishing, Traditional Leading, High Altitude Mountaineering School (HAMS), Scrambling, Backpacking, Knot Tying, Year of the Mountain, Eckart Roder Education, Fund Bake Sale, Adventure Travel, Conservation, Youth Education Program (YEP), Press, Membership, Volunteering in the CMC

 

FREE PRESENTATIONS & OUTDOOR SKILLS CLINICS:


6pm   Photography
           Navigating on a Budget: Knowing where you are does not need to be expensive
           BMS Knots and "Ground school" (in lab or end of wall)
           Conservation:  Trail Design & Sustainability

7pm   Winter on the Killer Mountain - an American on Nanga Perbat
           Fly Tying 101
           Open Climbing
           Conservation:  Wild Lands Preservation Options

8pm   Hiking on the Camino de Santiago in Spain
           Lightweight Backpacking
           Intro into Basic Mountaineering and Knots you Need to Know
           Conservation:  All in the Family

 

 

OTHER ACTIVITIES:

        -   Mountaineering Museum Tours

        -   Open Climbing and Slack-Lining
        -   Youth Education Program
        -   Our Conservation Program
        -   Adventure Travel
        -   An Expo featuring CMC's popular hiking, mountaineeering, fly fishing, & camping schools

    
FOOD TRUCKS provided by:

             Pink Tank
             Capt'n Crabby

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