Upcoming Pikes Peak Group Events, Trips, and Courses

PPG WTS-Intro to Backpacking Class Session
Mon, Jun 17, 2024

PPG WTS-Intro to Backpacking Class Session – CMC Zoom Lecture

Backpacking Lecture: PPG WTS - Intro to Backpacking
This is an online Zoom class session for students enrolled in the PPG's WTS-Intro to
No Prerequisites
5 participants
Registration closed Jun 1
Pikes Peak
Glenn Barr
Climb – North Cheyenne Canyon Park
Tue, Jun 18, 2024

Climb – North Cheyenne Canyon Park

Climbing Trip
After work rock climbing at Cheyenne Canon
No Prerequisites
2 participants
Registration closes Jun 17
Pikes Peak
Tue, Jun 18, 2024

New & Prospective Member Night

Join us in person to learn more about the Colorado Mountain Club and find your next great adventure!

American Mountaineering Center
710 10th Street, Golden, CO 80401
Hoosier Pass
Sat, Jun 22, 2024

Hiking – Hoosier Pass - Red Mountain

Hiking Trip
Two and possibly three 13,000 ft peak and points in One Day
Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult
No Prerequisites
7 participants on standby
Registration closes Jun 20
Pikes Peak
Christie Lee
Boss and Hunt Lakes Trail
Sat, Jun 22, 2024

Hiking – Boss and Hunt Lakes Trail

Hiking Trip
Hike this beautiful trail through a historic mining area. At 7.5 miles with 1,900 feet
Difficulty: Mod B
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
5 participants 0 leaders
Registration closes Jun 20
El Pueblo
Marsha Littau
North Cottonwood Trailhead
Sat–Sun, Jun 22–23, 2024

Backpack – North Cottonwood TH - Kroenke Lake Trail

Backpacking Trip
Beginner backpacking trip (1-night) primarily for recent graduates of the PPG WTS-Intro to Backpacking Class.
Difficulty: Moderate
No Prerequisites
0 participants 0 leaders
Registration closes Jun 26
Pikes Peak
Glenn Barr
ARC Pro Basic Anchors Field Day
Sat, Jun 22, 2024

ARC Pro Basic Anchors Field Day – Castlewood Canyon State Park

Climbing Field trip: ARC Pro Basic Anchors
We will spend the day outside reviewing anchor gear, general anchoring principles, and methods of
Prerequisites
8 participants
Registration closes Jun 20
Pikes Peak
Scott Kime
ARC Pro Basic Anchors - 2024
Sat, Jun 22, 2024

ARC Pro Basic Anchors

Prerequisites
3 participants
Registration closes Jun 20
Pikes Peak
Scott Kime
Mon, Jun 24, 2024

OneCMC Monthly School & Trip Leadership Call

This is a monthly call that is designed for School Directors and active CMC Leaders.

Zoom
North Cheyenne Canyon Park
Tue, Jun 25, 2024

Climb – North Cheyenne Canyon Park

Climbing Trip
After work rock climbing at Cheyenne Canon
No Prerequisites
2 participants
Registration closes Jun 24
Pikes Peak
Hiking – North Cheyenne Canyon Park
Wed, Jun 26, 2024

Hiking – North Cheyenne Canyon Park

Hiking Trip
The Cheyenne Mtn Club was the predecessor to PPG. Let’s take a trip back to
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
No Prerequisites
9 participants
Registration closes Jun 24
Pikes Peak
Dean Waits
Leavenworth Mtn From Guanella Pass Road
Thu, Jun 27, 2024

Hiking – Leavenworth Mtn From Guanella Pass Road

Hiking Trip
From the trailhead at 9500’ off Guanella Pass Road by Leavenworth Creek Road, follow roads
Difficulty: Moderate
No Prerequisites
6 participants on standby
Registration closes Jun 25
Denver
Wayne Howell
Hiking – Ouzel Lake hike Wild Basin RMNP
Fri, Jun 28, 2024

Hiking – Ouzel Lake hike Wild Basin RMNP

Hiking Trip
Ouzel Lake hike Wild Basin RMNP
Difficulty: Moderate
No Prerequisites
14 participants on standby
Registration closes Jun 26
Northern Colorado
Amy Parker
Sun, Jun 30, 2024

PPG Summer Celebration Potluck

Join your fellow PPGers in celebrating the summer adventuring season! We are meeting at the Prairie Skipper Pavilion at Cheyenne Mountain State Park for a potluck event of food, games, and fun!

Cheyenne Mountain State Park
410 JL Ranch Heights, Colorado Springs, CO, 80926
Castlewood Canyon State Park
Tue, Jul 2, 2024

Ascending Hikes – Castlewood Canyon State Park

Hiking Trip
A ~ 6 mile loop hike around Castlewood Canyon State Park offering a rich mix
Difficulty: Easy
No Prerequisites
7 participants
Registration opens Jun 19
Ascending Hikes Section
Wayne Howell
Garden of the Gods
Tue, Jul 9, 2024

Rock Climb – Garden of the Gods

Climbing Trip
No Prerequisites
1 participant
Registration closes Jul 7
Pikes Peak
Conservation – The Crags Trail
Sat–Sun, Jul 13–14, 2024

Conservation – The Crags Trail

Environmental Awareness, Conservation & Camping Trip
RMFI has been rerouting the CRAGS TRL to DEVILS PLAYGROUND since 2019. This is your
Difficulty: Strenuous
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration closes Jul 8
Pikes Peak
Dean Waits
North Cheyenne Canyon Park
Tue, Jul 16, 2024

Rock Climb – North Cheyenne Canyon Park

Climbing Trip
After work rock cliimbing
No Prerequisites
6 participants
Registration closes Jul 14
Pikes Peak
Wed, Jul 17, 2024

New & Prospective Member Night

Join us in person to learn more about the Colorado Mountain Club and find your next great adventure!

American Mountaineering Center
710 10th Street, Golden, CO 80401
Multipitch Concepts Field Day 1
Sat, Jul 20, 2024

Multipitch Concepts Field Day 1 – North Cheyenne Canyon Park

Climbing Field trip: ARC Pro Multipitch Concepts
We will discuss multipitch route concepts, then start learning belaying methods, transitions, and descending methods.
No Prerequisites
3 participants
Registration closes Jul 18
Pikes Peak
Scott Kime
ARC Pro Multipitch Concepts - 2024
Sat, Jul 20, 2024 - Sun, Jul 21, 2024

ARC Pro Multipitch Concepts

Prerequisites
8 participants on standby
Registration closes Jul 18
Pikes Peak
Scott Kime
Multipitch Concepts Field Day 2
Sun, Jul 21, 2024

Multipitch Concepts Field Day 2 – North Cheyenne Canyon Park

Climbing Field trip: ARC Pro Multipitch Concepts
We will review the multipitch concepts learned on day one, learn how to climb with
No Prerequisites
3 participants
Registration closes Jul 18
Pikes Peak
Scott Kime
Garden of the Gods
Tue, Jul 23, 2024

Rock Climb – Garden of the Gods

Climbing Trip
After work rock climbing
No Prerequisites
3 participants
Registration closes Jul 21
Pikes Peak
Hiking – Green Mountain - The Hard Way
Tue, Jul 23, 2024

Hiking – Green Mountain - The Hard Way

Hiking Trip
Green Mountain - The Hard Way
Difficulty: Challenging
No Prerequisites
9 participants
Registration opens Jun 23
Bobcats Section
Wayne Howell
PPG Monthly Program – PPG Trip Leader and Leader in Training Social
Thu, Jul 25, 2024

PPG Monthly Program – PPG Trip Leader and Leader in Training Social

Volunteer Leadership Seminar
PPG Trip Leader and Leader in Training Social
No Prerequisites
22 participants
Registration closes Jul 23
Pikes Peak
Dania Spohn
PPG WTS - Intro to Backpacking - 2024 (B)
Mon, Jul 29, 2024 - Mon, Aug 5, 2024

PPG WTS - Intro to Backpacking

Prerequisites
12 participants
Registration closes Jul 21
Pikes Peak
Glenn Barr
PPG WTS-Intro to Backpacking Class Session
Mon, Jul 29, 2024

PPG WTS-Intro to Backpacking Class Session – CMC Zoom Lecture

Backpacking Lecture: PPG WTS - Intro to Backpacking
This is an online Zoom class session for students enrolled in the PPG's WTS-Intro to
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration closes Jul 21
Pikes Peak
Glenn Barr
Hiking – Battle Mountain - RMNP
Tue, Jul 30, 2024

Hiking – Battle Mountain - RMNP

Hiking Trip
Battle Mountain - RMNP
Difficulty: Challenging
No Prerequisites
9 participants
Registration opens Jun 30
Bobcats Section
Wayne Howell
PPG WTS-Intro to Backpacking Class Session
Mon, Aug 5, 2024

PPG WTS-Intro to Backpacking Class Session – CMC Zoom Lecture

Backpacking Lecture: PPG WTS - Intro to Backpacking
This is an online Zoom class session for students enrolled in the PPG's WTS-Intro to
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration closes Jul 21
Pikes Peak
Glenn Barr
Backpack – 2-Day: Macey Lakes from Horn Creek TH
Sat–Sun, Aug 10–11, 2024

Backpack – 2-Day: Macey Lakes from Horn Creek TH

Backpacking Trip
Hikers on this BPX trip will find great camping, waterfalls, and a collection of lakes
Difficulty: Difficult
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
1 participant 0 leaders
Registration closes Aug 8
Backpacking Section
Marsha Littau