Books

A Walk through Colorado National Monument

A Walk through Colorado National Monument

Colorado National Monument: Free Chapter from New Guidebook, Guide to Western National Monuments

Lessons in Resiliency from the Mountains

Lessons in Resiliency from the Mountains

The Bark of the Cony follows the tale of the 1960s local legends, the Climbing Smiths—a father and four sons who together climbed all the Colorado 14ers, finishing while the youngest, Tyle, was just eight years old.

Genesee Mountain Park: Denver's Birding Treasure

Genesee Mountain Park: Denver's Birding Treasure

Sneak Peak at CMC's First Birding and Hiking Guide: The Best Front Range Bird Hikes

Three Apostles: In the Midst of Giants

Three Apostles: In the Midst of Giants

A sample from CMC's newest pack guide, The Best Buena Vista and Salida Hikes

New Comprehensive Climbing Guide to the San Juans Range

New Comprehensive Climbing Guide to the San Juans Range

Free chapter excerpt from new guidebook, Climbing Colorado's San Juans: A Comprehensive Guide to Hikes, Scrambles, & Technical Climbs

Rocky Mountain Wildflowers

Rocky Mountain Wildflowers

Enjoy this free teaser from the bestselling CMC Press title, Rocky Mountain Wildflowers.

Backcountry Gems: Seven Utes Mountain & Mount Mahler

Backcountry Gems: Seven Utes Mountain & Mount Mahler

An exclusive sneak peak into CMC's new bestselling title, Ski Touring Routes: Colorado's Front Range

Step into Joshua Tree

A free chapter from 140 Great Hikes in and near Palm Springs

Exploring Utah's Zebra Canyon

Exploring Utah's Zebra Canyon

A free chapter from The Best Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Hikes, the newest CMC Press guidebook.

A New Guidebook to the Lakes and High Country of Colorado

A New Guidebook to the Lakes and High Country of Colorado

Free Chapter from New Guidebook, Classic Colorado Hikes: Lakes, Loops, and High-Ridge Traverses

Snowshoe Route: Lost Lake Trail

Snowshoe Route: Lost Lake Trail

A COMPLIMENTARY CHAPTER FROM SNOWSHOE ROUTES: COLORADO'S FRONT RANGE, 2ND EDITION.

CMC Press Holiday Gift Guide

CMC Press Holiday Gift Guide

Give them a CMC Press book they'll love!

Level Up Your Campsite Cooking

Level Up Your Campsite Cooking

Sneak Peak at CMC's First Backcountry Cookbook: Wild Eats

CMC Holiday Gift Guide

CMC Holiday Gift Guide

Dreaming about a summer 2021 road trip? Already itching to hit the slopes? Whether it's the perfect stocking stuffer or a guide to plan for the coming year, these CMC titles will provide a bright light for the Colorado enthusiast in your life.

A Few Words with CMC Instructor Jeff Speake

A Few Words with CMC Instructor Jeff Speake

Jeff Speake has been an active member of the Colorado Mountain Club for 12 years. After years of avid beach trips and scuba diving, he changed course for the mountains.

Member Stories: Laura Slivinksi

Member Stories: Laura Slivinksi

Vertical spires of rock arched from the ground and into the sky. Laura Slivinski balanced on the two foot sidewalk formed by the ridge.

Longs Peak, The Monarch of the Rockies

Longs Peak, The Monarch of the Rockies

“THE KEYHOLE ROUTE IS NOT A HIKE. IT IS A CLIMB THAT CROSSES ENORMOUS SHEER VERTICAL ROCK FACES, OFTEN WITH FALLING ROCKS, REQUIRING SCRAMBLING, WHERE AN UN-ROPED FALL WOULD LIKELY BE FATAL. THE ROUTE HAS NARROW LEDGES, LOOSE ROCK, AND STEEP CLIFFS,” —ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK PRESS RELEASE

Scrambling Boulder's Flatirons: Inclusive Recreation

Scrambling Boulder's Flatirons: Inclusive Recreation

Recreation is essential to our health and our overall wellness, especially as the days spent apart begin to out-number the ones together. Recreation affords us the space to exercise, to connect with our community, our city, and to reset after a particularly chaotic day. Some sports, however, are more accessible than others.

Safer at Home and in the Vast Great Outdoors

Safer at Home and in the Vast Great Outdoors

DENVER - The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment announced Level 2 Phase of Reopening, allowing residents to venture back into the mountains.