GET THE TRAINING

Heading into the backcountry this season? As more people adventure out of bounds, it is imperative to head out prepared with the proper training and knowledge. We offer avalanche and backcountry education classes so you can adventure safely!

Your Adventure Awaits

Colorado Adventure Guides has been providing incredible experiences to visitors of Summit County for over 20 years.
Whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned expert, let us take you on your next unforgettable outdoor adventure!

GO BEYOND THE RESORT

AVALANCHE EDUCATION

What makes our educational experiences unique?  Not only are our courses taught by our certified guides and instructors, each course is  also concepted and designed by them.  This means that your instructor has put their passion into creating the best possible learning experience for you.

BACKCOUNTRY SKI

Escape the resort crowds and earn your turns on a backcountry skiing adventure in Summit County. Not an expert skier? Never skied in the backcountry? No problem! We’ll provide the gear and the guide to start building your skills.

Backcountry Skiing
BC Snowboard

BACKCOUNTRY SPLITBOARD

Our experienced and professional guides will teach uphill and downhill riding technique, risk management, and talk you through decision-making in the backcountry. Bring your own gear or take advantage of our rental packages to get fully equipped with alpine touring boots, boards, bindings, avalanche beacon, shovels, and probes.

HUT TRIPS

Has your Winter hut trip been cancelled or are you looking to get one on the books? Colorado Adventure Guides is the official guide partner of Summit Huts and has unique access to get you into a hut this winter! Explore your options below.

Backcountry Ski/Split

PEAK ASCENTS

Summiting a peak in the snow requires careful planning and route finding.  Our guides have years of experience climbing our mountains year round.  Whether you choose to climb one of our more modest local peaks or want to tackle a 14er, we have you covered.

SNOWSHOE

Exploring Summit County’s backcountry routes on pillow-soft powder in winter is scenic, peaceful, and will make you feel like you have the mountains all to yourself. Snowshoeing is easy to learn, fun for everyone, and can be a great high energy cardio workout.

snowshoe

ICE CLIMBING

Our professionally trained guides are experienced with the local climbing zones and can choose the best area for a given group. From beginners swinging ice tools for the first time to advanced climbers seeking expert instruction, experience a day of ice climbing in the mountains of Summit County. We offer half and full-day, single and multi-pitch, guided sessions for all ability levels.

The Experience

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