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Doug Maiwurm
Adventure Course
Program Manager

dougmaiwurm@cmc.org
303-996-2741

Kathy Nguyen
Schools & Groups
Programs Manager
kathynguyen@cmc.org
303-996-2745

Patrick Collentine
Youth Education
Volunteer Coordinator

patrickcollentine@cmc.org
303-996-2750
 

Mountain Safety

 

 

 

 

Preparing for a trip to the mountains is part of the adventure! Students will learn about the 10 essentials (clothing and equipment) and how to practice Leave No Trace. 

 


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In our mountain safety program, students will:

  • Participate in a relay race to learn about the 10 essential to pack on any outdoor adventure
  • Learn the 7 Leave No Trace Principles
  • Practice group decision making skills with mountain safety scenarios

 

Academic Standards & Additional Resources

 

Suggested Grades: K-12

 

Group Size: 10-30 students

 

Available: Year-Round

 

Length: 30-50 mins

 

Location: at your school or American Mountaineering Center, or local open space

 

Cost: $5-8/student

* scholarship application available upon registration

 

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