Rock Climbing

COURSES

Half Day Fun Climb

Enjoy the beautiful outdoors of the Rocky Mountains!  Estes Park offers world-class rock climbing for those of all backgrounds. Experience this climbing mecca with our beginner-level climbing tour.

Intro to Rock Climbing

The Intro Rock Climbing course covers the basics of outdoor climbing in one day.  Our AMGA trained/certified guides are masters at getting your skills up to par so you can be comfortable on the rock.  This course teaches a solid…

Intermediate Technique

After you’ve learned the basics, getting to the next level is all about moving more effectively on the rock. In the one-day Intermediate Technique course, your guide will study your climbing style and pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses to teach…

Anchor Clinic

The first step to being an independent climber is learning how to set up top-ropes. Setting anchors upon which your and others’ lives depend must be done correctly.  This one-day class teaches you how to build a variety or rock…

Learn to Lead Sport

Nature sets the best routes! Do you love leading or toproping in the gym and want to try it outside? Are you hesitant to make the jump? Learning earn to lead from a professional guide can expedite the learning process and…

Crack Climbing Clinic

Become a rockstar at crack climbing The most important skill for traditional climbing throughout the world is good crack climbing technique. We’re lucky to have lots of great places to practice here in the Front Range of Colorado. This one-day clinic is the…

Learn to Lead Trad

Learning to lead traditional routes properly is one of the best investments a climber can make. Colorado Mountain School has a long history of teaching climbers to lead. This two-day course is packed with vital instruction and practice. Upon completion,…

Comprehensive Rock Rescue

What would you do if your partner got hurt while climbing? What if a nearby team needed help? Would you know what to do? Knowing a few basic rescue skills can prevent a full-blown rescue. For anyone who climbs trad,…

Rock Climbing Development Series: Level 1

The Rock Climbing Development Series – Level 1 course is a five-day immersion into the sport of rock climbing.  This complete introduction to rock climbing turns first-timers into solid intermediate-level climbers and introduces students to the multi-pitch climbing experience.  Learn to climbing…

Rock Climbing Development Series: Level 2

This five-day course focuses on leading multi-pitch trad rock routes. By the end, students will be prepared to lead their own multi-pitch trad climbs at any climbing venue in the world. This course is packed with climbing milage, and culminates…

Offwidth in Vedauwoo

An offwidth is a crack that is too narrow to fit your whole body in, but too wide to use standard crack climbing techniques. Being a well-rounded climber requires you to know how to climb offwidths. Don’t let this size…

Vedauwoo Intermediate Climbing Weekend

Take your skills to the next level on the amazing granite cracks and faces of Vedauwoo, Wyoming. Join one of our AMGA certified guides for two full days of fun and unique skills training.  

Mad Sensei Performance Camps

Become More Confident Leading Sport & Trad with Less Mental Stress Designed for the experienced climber dedicated to meeting their performance edge, Madaleine Sorkin and Justen Sjong (see bios) bring you these multi-day Mental Fitness Camps.  One sport camp and…

Big Wall Clinic

Is the big stone in your future? If you are already a solid leader, there are a few additional skills you’ll need for climbing a big wall. Learn them in one day from a professional guide and potentially save yourself…