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About Apex Mountain School
When planning your mountaineering adventure in Vail, Colorado, trust the best. We are Vail’s original mountaineering school and climbing guide service. With over 75 years combined experience, and more AMGA (American Mountain Guide Association) trainings and certifications than any other guiding service in the area, our credentials are unmatched.
Rock climbing, ice climbing, and adventure rappelling. Wilderness medicine, corporate team building, and avalanche education. Backcountry skiing, orienteering, and hut trips. If it’s mountaineering, call Vail’s source for high adventure – Apex Mountain School.
Rooted in the community for over 20 years, we have established a reputation for providing the very best in client care, and come #1 recommended by local concierges and hotels Valley-wide. Satisfaction guaranteed.
- Oct 24 - Oct 25 — WFR Recertification
- Nov 2 - Nov 8 — Wilderness First Responder
- Dec 11 - Dec 13 — AIARE Level 1 Backcountry Course
- Dec 18 - Dec 20 — AIARE Level 1 Backcountry Course
- Dec 25 - Dec 27 — AIARE Level 1 Backcountry Course
- Jan 1 - Jan 3 — AIARE Level 1 Backcountry Course
- Jan 2 - Jan 5 — AIARE Level 2 Backcountry Course
- Jan 8 - Jan 10 — AIARE Level 1 Backcountry Course
- Jan 15 - Jan 17 — AIARE Level 1 Backcountry Courses
- Jan 15 - Jan 18 — AIARE Level 2 Backcountry Course