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Upcoming Events

Sat, Jul 20, 2024

Gore Range Group Annual Picnic

Gather with GRG-CMC members to share food and stories at the Annual Picnic. Hike to Rainbow Lake or Mt. Royal - sign up separately for pre-picnic hikes.

Field Day
Sun, Jul 21, 2024

Field Day – AMC - Climbing Wall

The class will cover how to escape the belay and ascend the rope to pick-off an injured climber from the bottom of the climb. The class will also review lowering and hauling systems to assist a climber in top-managed areas such as the Ouray Ice Park. Participants are expected to be graduates of ACS or Basic Self-Rescue. This course is a prerequisite for the Multipitch Rescue course.

Sun, Jul 21, 2024

Bike – Pikes Peak Highway

Pikes Peak Highway

Apex Park
Sun, Jul 21, 2024

Hiking – Apex Park

Apex Open Space Park--Prose and Poetry Hike! Magic Mountain Loop to Grubstake--- 6 miles RT and 1,286 elevation gain. This is the second Prose and Poetry hike! Pace 2.0 mph. A quiet ascent. Bring something to read (no more than a minute or so) to the group that touches our humanity that can be poignant, or uplifting, tender, inspiring, or beautiful, lovely, heartfelt. The route will be up the Magic Mountain Trail ascending Sluicebox Trail and then looping down the Bonanza Trail to Grubstake and returning on the Magic Mountain Trail. At the top we will sit and snack and read to each other, so bring a mat to sit on.

Sun, Jul 21, 2024

Hiking – Bear Creek Falls (Telluride) from Carhenge

Bear Creek Falls (Telluride) from Carhenge

Updates from the Blog

The Ultimate Summer Adventure with CMC: Personalized Overnight Experience at Brainard Lake

The Ultimate Summer Adventure with CMC: Personalized Overnight Experience at Brainard Lake

6 reasons you should book a customized trip with the CMC this summer!
Teen Moab Rock to River Course Recap

Teen Moab Rock to River Course Recap

Earlier in June, we hosted our teen Rock to River course in Moab, Utah, and it was one for the books!
Risk Management Corner: June 2024

Risk Management Corner: June 2024

An article on risk managment in the wilderness by Keith Stinebaugh