What is Colorado Public Lands Day?
In May 2016, Colorado became the first state in the nation to establish a holiday recognizing the value of public lands within the state. From now on, the third Saturday in May will be known as Colorado Public Lands Day celebrating the significant contributions these lands have to our state. Be sure to get outside this Saturday, May 20 and enjoy your public lands! Learn more general information about Colorado Public Lands day here: copubliclandsday.com. Continue reading
The 1st Annual Tellurando Ski Mountaineering Race will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017.
This event is being put on by Telluride Ski Resort, Jagged Edge Mountain Gear and COSMIC to benefit the Peter Inglis Avalanche Education Fund. There will be two separate races, the pro division, a team race, and a rec race for individuals. Continue reading
Join the Peter Inglis Avalanche Education Fund for an Evening with Manuel Genswein.
Genswein will be chatting about the state of the art in avalanche rescue techniques. Manuel is a gadfly in the avalanche community and he has insights and opinions on all aspects of avalanche rescue from equipment to techniques to incident management.
Monday, March 6
Jagged Edge Mountain Gear
Bring Your Own Camp Chair Continue reading
The Peter Inglis Avalanche Education Fund is proud to announce sponsorship of the Advanced Backcountry Companion Rescue Course being put on by Mountain Trip on Saturday, February 25th. The PI Fund is underwriting the course in order to keep participant entry at a low cost.
This course is designed for competent, frequently traveled backcountry users to increase their skill set in the backcountry. This is an opportunity for YOU to help make Telluride the model for a highly skilled backcountry community. Continue reading
Join the Telluride Mountain Club for our annual Winter Fundraising Film Night on Monday, February 20, 2017 at the Sheridan Opera House.
We will be showcasing three short winter films from Patagonia, local Telluride talent and the River of Sorrow, a documentary surrounding the Lower Dolores River. Continue reading
Join the Peter Inglis Avalanche Education Fund on Thursday, February 9th for an array of lessons learned in the backcountry.
On tap for Thursday February 9th:
- Julie Hodson-Inglis- Peter Inglis story from AK and what we can all learn from it
- Elizabeth Lamphere from the IAN Fund- Ian’s story and Elizabeth’s takeaways
- Elyse Parcell and her story and takeaway from the 2016 HWY 550 slide
- Greg Hope and his story of an incident in the Grandfather Couloir in 2016
- Jeff Davis from the CAIC will talk about the importance of submitting observations to the CAIC, a brief how-to and chat about how he comes up with his forecasts
CPR World, LLC is offering a 5-Day Wilderness First Responder (WFR) course.
The 5-Day WFR course meets the same 70 hour minimum requirement as the “standard” 9 or 10-Day course with the difference being that students complete approximately 30 hours of course work prior to the first day of class. This eliminates the need for lengthy classroom lectures and allows for more hands-on skill building and realistic scenarios practice. Continue reading
Vic Zeilman & Luke Mehall at Jagged Edge Mountain Gear
Thursday, September 29 – 7:30 PM Continue reading
We’re turning 30!
And we are celebrating by throwing a party in town park! Join the Telluride Mountain Club on Thursday, July 28 at 5:30 PM in the town park core to celebrate our accomplishments over the years. This is our annual membership drive, so if you joined us last summer, be ready to renew. If you joined the club this past winter, dinner’s on us. Continue reading
When: Saturday, July 16
Where: Illium Boulders – North Trail
What: Trail Work & Bouldering BBQ
Join the Telluride Mountain Club, the USFS and the Access Fund on Saturday, July 16th for trail work on the north trail leading to the Ilium Boulders! Keeping climbing areas open and conserving the environment is important. So, we plan to make improvements to the north trail which will make it more sustainable into the future.