Ignite your Passion. The mountains have a profound ability to make us feel alive. Colorado Mountain School exists to share the power of the mountains with adventurers who want to learn and explore. Our family of climbing and skiing professionals is dedicated to mountain experiences that are educational, fun, challenging, and life-changing at times.

Colorado Mountain School teaches the American Avalanche Institute (AAI) recreational curriculum. The AAI curriculum is approved by the American Avalanche Association (A3) and sets a new standard for avalanche training in the United States.

Our avalanche training courses are packed with information and action, combining virtual classrooms and tons of field instruction to provide participants with a solid introduction to avalanche awareness and backcountry travel skills.

Course Provider Details


  Rec Level 1, Rec Level 2, Avalanche Awareness, Avalanche Rescue