All Colorado Mountain Club Events, Trips, and Courses

Rosalie Peak
Thu, Aug 29, 2024

Hiking – Rosalie Peak and Epaulet Mountain

Hiking Trip
From the shoulder of Mt Evans, bushwhack to Epaulet and Epaulie summits. Bushwhack to Rosalie
Difficulty: Moderate
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration opens Jul 27
Denver
Norm Arlt
4-Day: Parvin, Island, and Wall Lake from Trappers Outlet TH
Fri, Aug 30–Mon, Sep 2, 2024

BPX Trip – 4-Day: Parvin, Island, and Wall Lake from Trappers Outlet TH

Backpacking Trip
Enjoy your Labor Day weekend with a moderately challenging 4 day backpacking trip in the
Difficulty: Moderate
Prerequisites
5 participants
Registration opens Jul 30
Backpacking Section
Dave Molyneaux
3-Day: Zirkel Circle from Slavonia TH
Fri, Aug 30–Sun, Sep 1, 2024

Backpack – 3-Day: Zirkel Circle from Slavonia TH

Backpacking Trip
FAMILY Trip - For Parents with Kids (ages 10+). Hike 10 miles around the stunning
Difficulty: Moderate
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
0 participants 0 leaders
Registration closes Aug 25
Denver
Gwyneth Gerber
Rosedale Peak
Fri, Aug 30, 2024

Ascending Hikes – Rosedale Peak

Hiking Trip
The 10.0 mile out & back hike (+-2,870 ft.) to Rosedale Peak (11,825 ft.) in
Difficulty: Mod C
No Prerequisites
6 participants 0 leaders
Registration opens Aug 16
Ascending Hikes Section
Craig Townsend
Sat, Aug 31, 2024

Hiking – Fall Birds Along the Animas River in Farmington seminar.

Hiking & Exploring Nature Trip
Fall Birds Along the Animas River in Farmington seminar.
No Prerequisites
0 participants
Registration closes Aug 28
Western Slope
Anne Keil
Scramble – Longs peak via loft down keyhole
Sun, Sep 1, 2024

Scramble – Longs peak via loft down keyhole

Scrambling Trip
Longs peak via loft down keyhole
Difficulty: Difficult
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
2 participants
Registration opens Aug 23
Denver
Jose Pacheco
BPX 3-Day: Five Pass Loop Tour of the Horns from Matterhorn Creek TH
Tue–Fri, Sep 3– 6, 2024

Backpack – BPX 4-Day: Five Pass Loop Tour of the Horns from Matterhorn Creek TH

Backpacking Trip
This is a four-day trip from the 3rd - 6th
Difficulty: Difficult
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
4 participants
Registration opens Aug 5
Backpacking Section
BPX 5-Day: Washakie Pass, Lizard Head and Cirque of the Towers Loop
Tue–Sat, Sep 3– 7, 2024

Backpack – BPX 5-Day: Washakie Pass, Lizard Head and Cirque of the Towers Loop

Backpacking Trip
activity follows route and place, with exception of meeting place
Difficulty: Challenging
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
5 participants
Registration opens Aug 3
Western Slope
John Broadbooks
Wilderness Trekking School Denver 2024 Fall
Tue, Sep 3, 2024 - Sat, Dec 7, 2024

Wilderness Trekking School - Denver

No Prerequisites
67 participants
Registration closes Sep 10
Denver
Norm Arlt
Bottle Peak and Ptarmigan Loop
Thu, Sep 5, 2024

Hiking – Bottle Peak

Hiking Trip
Hike up the road/ Bottle Peak trail to the saddle between Byers and Bottle Peaks,
Difficulty: Moderate
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration opens Aug 5
Denver
Norm Arlt
TCS Multi-Pitch Climbing Essentials - Denver - 2024
Thu, Sep 5, 2024 - Sun, Sep 8, 2024

TCS Multi-Pitch Climbing Essentials

Prerequisites
5 participants
Registration closes Aug 19
Denver
Bob Perry
Evening Lecture at AMC
Thu, Sep 5, 2024

Evening Lecture at AMC – American Mountaineering Center

Adventure Travel Lecture: TCS Multi-Pitch Climbing Essentials
Evening Lecture at AMC for Groups A & B
No Prerequisites
5 participants 2 instructors
Registration closes Aug 19
Denver
Bob Perry
Caribou Ranch Open Space
Thu, Sep 5, 2024

Octo Hike – Caribou Ranch Open Space - Caribou Ranch Trail

Hiking Trip
This is an Octogenarian (Octo) Hike for those who have aged out of normal CMC
Difficulty: Easy
No Prerequisites
8 participants
Registration opens Aug 5
Carol Bennett
3-Day: Wheeler Geologic Area + Halfmoon Pass from South Fork Saguache TH
Fri–Sun, Sep 6– 8, 2024

BPX Trip – 3-Day: Wheeler Geologic Area + Halfmoon Pass from South Fork Saguache TH

Backpacking Trip
Backpacking in La Garita Wilderness offers unparalleled opportunities for solitude and immersion in pristine alpine
Difficulty: Challenging
Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
2 participants
Registration opens Aug 7
Backpacking Section
Wayne Howell
Wilderness First Aid - CMC State - September 7-8, 2024
Sat, Sep 7, 2024 - Sun, Sep 8, 2024

Wilderness First Aid

No Prerequisites
30 participants
CMC State
Graham Ottley
Sat, Sep 7, 2024

Hiking – Seminar: Migrating birds along the Florida River (Durango area)

Hiking & Exploring Nature Trip
Seminar: Migrating birds along the Florida River (Durango area)
No Prerequisites
0 participants
Registration closes Sep 4
Western Slope
Anne Keil
Apex Park
Sat, Sep 7, 2024

New & Prospective Member Hike – Apex Trailhead - Apex and Enchanted Forest Trail Loop

Hiking Trip
New and Prospective member orientation hike. Instruction will include 10 essentials, Leave no trace principles,
No Prerequisites
9 participants
Registration opens Aug 25
Michael McMahon
Wilderness First Aid
Sat–Sun, Sep 7– 8, 2024

Wilderness First Aid – AMC - Conf Room A

Wilderness Medicine Field trip: Wilderness First Aid
This is the in-person field day associated with the WFA course.
No Prerequisites
30 participants 3 instructors
Registration closes Sep 5
CMC State
Graham Ottley
Field Days
Sat, Sep 7, 2024

Field Days – Staunton State Park

Climbing Field trip: TCS Multi-Pitch Climbing Essentials
Field Day - Group A
No Prerequisites
4 participants 0 instructors
Registration closes Aug 19
Denver
Bob Perry
Field Days
Sun, Sep 8, 2024

Field Days – Staunton State Park

Climbing Field trip: TCS Multi-Pitch Climbing Essentials
Field Day - Group B
No Prerequisites
1 participant 0 instructors
Registration closes Aug 19
Denver
Bob Perry
3-Day: Crystal River Bogan Flats Campground
Mon–Wed, Sep 9–11, 2024

BPX Trip – 3-Day: Crystal River Bogan Flats Campground

Camping Trip
Camp two nights at Bogan Flats Campground, south of Carbondale, Colorado. From camp, explore this
Difficulty: varies
Prerequisites
5 participants
Registration opens Aug 9
Backpacking Section
Linda Lawson
TCS Sport Climbing - Gym to Crag - Denver - 2024
Mon, Sep 9, 2024 - Sat, Sep 14, 2024

TCS Sport Climbing - Gym to Crag

Prerequisites
7 participants
Registration closes Sep 1
Denver
Joe Carbone
Lecture
Mon, Sep 9, 2024

Lecture – American Mountaineering Center

Climbing Lecture: TCS Sport Climbing - Gym to Crag
In-person lecture.
No Prerequisites
7 participants 2 instructors
Registration closes Sep 7
Denver
Joe Carbone
3-Day: Abyss Lake Trail from Abyss Lake TH
Tue–Wed, Sep 10–11, 2024

BPX Trip – 2-Day: Abyss Lake Trail from Abyss Lake TH

Backpacking Trip
This trip is for BPX members only. Good first backpack or easy backpack because camping
Difficulty: Easy
Prerequisites
6 participants 1 leader
Registration opens Aug 10
Backpacking Section
Cheryl Harmel
Lecture
Wed, Sep 11, 2024

Lecture – American Mountaineering Center

Climbing Lecture: Advanced Multi Pitch Concepts (rope mgmt, three person rope teams)
Lecture Component
No Prerequisites
9 participants 4 instructors
Registration closes Sep 9
Technical Climbing Section
Graham Ottley
Scramble – Blaurock (13626 feet) and Ervin (13538 feet), class 3 scramble
Fri, Sep 13, 2024

Scramble – Blaurock (13626 feet) and Ervin (13538 feet), class 3 scramble

Scrambling Trip
Blaurock (13626 feet) and Ervin (13538 feet), class 3 scramble
Difficulty: Difficult
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
0 participants
Registration opens Sep 2
Denver
Jose Pacheco
Fri, Sep 13, 2024 - Sun, Sep 15, 2024

Wilderness First Responder Recertification

Prerequisites
27 participants
Registration closes Sep 12
CMC State
Raquel Sapp
Field
Sat, Sep 14, 2024

Field – Staunton State Park - Lion's Head Overlook

Climbing Field trip: Advanced Multi Pitch Concepts (rope mgmt, three person rope teams)
Field Component
No Prerequisites
13 participants
Registration closes Sep 12
Technical Climbing Section
Sheryl Lampert
Pikes Peak via Crags Campground
Sat, Sep 14, 2024

Ascending Hikes – Pikes Peak via Crags Campground

Hiking Trip
Ascending hikes are designed to help members improve their personal hiking speed, strength, and stamina
Difficulty: Challenging
No Prerequisites
6 participants 1 leader
Registration opens Aug 31
Ascending Hikes Section
Craig Townsend
Backcountry Incident Management School Field Day
Sat, Sep 14, 2024

Backcountry Incident Management School Field Day – Conifer Marketplace Meeting Location

Wilderness Survival Field trip: Backcountry Incident Management School
Learn and practice hands-on backcountry incident management skills and techniques, including medical or other backcountry
Prerequisites
5 participants 9 instructors
Registration closes Aug 31
Denver
Rich McAdams