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Join today and get outside in May - meet friends and free t-shirt

Meet new friends & enjoy the spring weather! 

FREE t-shirt for those that join or renew in May. Designed by conservation manager, Brink Messick! LEARN MORE>>

Kilimanjaro Adventure Travel Trip - September 30- October 9

Climb to the roof of Africa & conquer one of the world's 7 summits

See glaciers, trek through the jungle, experience Tanzanian culture, & check off this bucket list trip!


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Colorado's Coolest Outdoor Festival: Sept 28-29

Vendor village, field clinics, free workshops, beer garden from Odell's, gear demos, and more! LEARN MORE>>

Intro to Hiking Safety

Learn how to be safe in the Colorado backcountry LEARN MORE>>

New to Colorado? Or new to the Colorado Outdoors? This class is for you. One-night evening session held four times throughout the summer. 

Mountain View - Quick Start Seminars

Quick Start Your Way to Becoming Outdoor Savvy!

Evening seminars on a variety of topics good for all skill levels. LEARN MORE>>

Man Climbing

Tying in for the first time? Ready to lead? Take your skills to the new heights

Check out our rock climbing classes this summer and fall. LEARN MORE>>

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Memorial Day Sale

10% off through May 27 for Military Members

Now through Memorial Day, all active duty, reserve, and retired military members and their families receive 10% off CMC memberships. 

Use the code MILITARYCMC at check out to redeem your discount. 

Thank you for your service to our country. 

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Give back to CMC everytime you shop King Soopers

King Soopers Community Rewards Program

Did you know you can give back to the CMC everytime you shop at King Soopers? If you are a loyalty card holder, log in to your account at, find King Soopers Community Rewards, and select the Colorado Mountain Club. Now, every time you shop, a percentage of your purchase goes directly to the CMC to help fund our programs! 

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Trail & Timberline Summer 2018

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Volunteers Needed


Stewardship Opportunities

Roll up your sleeves and give back to the mountains we love! Join the Colorado Mountain Club in making much needed improvements to the Crags Trail at Pikes Peak, Mt. Elbert, Quandary Peak and more. Camping and meals are included with many of our multi-day events so let's get dirty and improve those trails together!



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Apply for the Alpine Ambassadors Ice Climbing Mentorship Camp!


We’re thrilled to announce the launching of The CMC Leadership Project in the fall of 2018. The CMC Leadership Project is a statewide program designed to invest in our volunteer trip leaders and school instructors and recognize them for all their hard work.

Featured CMC Press Book

Coloring Colorado

by Jesse Crock

Coloring Colorado features drawings of some of the state’s iconic peaks, such as Crestone Needle, Lone Eagle Peak, Mount of the Holy Cross, and the Maroon Bells. There are pastoral scenes with wildflowers and aspen trees as well as historical scenes. And there are fun drawings like the much-loved Blue Bear at the Denver Convention Center. For outdoor adventure lovers, there is mountain biking, trail running, rock climbing, ice climbing, mountaineering and more! This 8.5" x 11" coloring book is fun for anyone from age 3 to 93. While many people will want Coloring Colorado for themselves, it also makes a wonderful gift.

To order a copy, please visit our store or call 303-279-3080.



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Founded in 1912, the CMC exists to serve and educate Coloradans, encouraging them to become respectful and responsible recreators.


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The Colorado Mountain Club's Pikes Peak Group turned 100 years old last week! Cheers to you all and to the next 100 years!

Check out this write-up from the Colorado Springs Gazette by clicking here.

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