The Colorado Mountain School offers the ultimate climbing experience whether you're a beginner or world-class climber. They offer mountain climbing, rock climbing, avalanche training, expeditions, back-country skiing, and ice climbing.
As the largest guide service in Colorado they have three types of outdoor guiding options: pre-scheduled courses, scheduled outings, and private guiding.
Group climbing is another alternative where you can participate in team activities led by professional instructors. Pricing varies for each guiding option so check website for details.
Climbs generally begin at 8:00am and finish around 4:00pm. However these hours vary depending on the type of climb you choose.
Hours and Location:
General office hours: Mon to Sat: 8am-5pm. These are not set hours. Daily hours of operation vary due to the lodge being unstaffed. Call the toll free number (800-836-4008) for more information.
CMS is located in the Estes Park Lodge in the region of Rocky Mountain National Park. It's approximately 35 miles from downtown Boulder. If you sign up for a course online or by phone, they will send you a map that will get you to the lodge from anywhere in Colorado.