Immerse yourself in the Colorado wilderness with our professional mountain guides and learn the survival, route finding and climbing skills to give you confidence in the backcountry. This intense course will help you prepare to survive in extreme conditions, and give you the knowledge to manage risk and exposure. Most equipment is provided.
Improve and expand upon the skills required to survive and climb in the mountains. Topics include navigation, avalanche education, snow travel and ice and rock climbing.
Courses and Clinics
Apex Mountain School is your Colorado backcountry snowboard and ski guide service, located in the heart of the central Colorado Rockies. We offer backcountry snowboarding courses for the first-time backcountry user to experienced riders looking to expand their skill-set.