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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
 

Mountaineering Museum

 

 

America's first and only museum dedicated to the heroism, technology, culture and spirit of mountaineering. From the storied history of the 10th Mountain Division to the daring first ascent of Mt. Everest, learn about Mountaineering's exciting history and meet larger-than-life figures and modern day heroes who have brought the challenge to where it is today. Visit the mountaineering museum page to find out more.


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In our mountaineering museum program, students will:

  • Learn about mountaineering history through scavenger hunts other hands on activities
  • Find their route up Mt. Everest, and explore what it takes to climb a mountain
  • Jump a crevasse, hang out in a port-a-ledge, and practice placing climbing gear

 

Academic Standards & Additional Resources

 

Suggested Grades: 3-12

 

Group Size: 10-30 students

 

Available: Year-Round

 

Length: 30-50 mins 

 

Location: American Mountaineering Center

 

Cost: $1/student

* scholarship application available upon registration

 

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