Colorado’s congressional delegation has introduced a bill to honor Charlie Fowler and Christine Boskoff by naming two peaks in the San Juan Mountains after them. Thanks to all of you who supported this effort and made it happen. A special thanks to Steve Johnson in Telluride who spent many long hours advocating for this legislation, it […]
The Telluride Indoor Climbing Gym is now open for the winter climbing season. The gym will be open from 6 PM to 9 PM on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. The climbing gym will be open from November 27, 2016 through April 2, 2017. The climbing gym, located at the new Telluride Intermediate School (717 West Colorado Avenue) includes […]
In the fall of 2015, Telluride Mountain Club received grant funding from the Access Fund and the American Alpine Club to replace anchors on our local climbing crags to create a safer climbing environment. We would like to extend a big thank you to both organizations for allowing us to replace old, faulty anchors and bolts […]
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 […]
Join the Telluride Mountain Club for an evening of climbing knots and belay escape instruction at the indoor climbing gym. Jayci Ferrimani, guide with Mountain Trip, will be leading a skill building course at the indoor climbing gym on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 7:00 PM. This skill building course will be a refresher on important climbing knots and […]
The Telluride Indoor Climbing Gym will open its doors November 29th for the winter climbing season. The gym will be open from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursday. The climbing gym will be open from Sunday, November 29, 2015 through April 3, 2016.
Why does the public land heist matter? Across the country, a battle is looming over the sale of a huge swath of America’s public lands—putting millions of acres (and the climbing opportunities they offer) under siege. In Colorado, transfer legislation threatens 83 river runs, 1784 climbing areas, and 4425 miles of mountain biking trails. Public […]
Adopt-a-Crag Trail Work & BBQ UPDATED 9/14/15 The Telluride Mountain Club would like to extend a big ‘Thank You’ to all that came out to help improve the trails to the Ilium Boulders. We did trail work on the south trail to improve use and create sustainability during spring runoff, etc. We would recommend using this south […]
Telluride Climbing Gym Bouldering Competition This Sunday, March 22 join us at the indoor climbing gym for a friendly bouldering competition! The cost to enter the comp is $5, but entry is free for climbing gym members. Competition groups include beginner, intermediate and advanced climbers.
The Telluride Mountain Club presents three nights of skill building courses at the Telluride Climbing Gym The Telluride Mountain Club will be hosting three nights of skill building courses at the Indoor Climbing Gym in the next few weeks. Thursday, February 26: Maximizing Your Training at the Climbing Gym Thursday, March 5: Preventing Climbing Injuries Tuesday, March […]