The Reach of Rock Climbing

Scarlett Kerr climbing at Grand Valley Climbing

by Max Seitel-Hayes ’24 and Makai Yllanes ’23 When Climbing made its debut at the 2021 Summer Olympics, more and more people began discovering this exciting sport. Colorado’s climbing scene…

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CRMS climbers cruise through Eagle meet

Reprinted from the Aspen Times – December 9, 2021 Area climbers returned from the Thanksgiving break on Saturday, with Colorado Rocky Mountain School easily winning the third Western Slope regional…

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Morning Workouts with the Head of School

It’s 5:45 in the morning and campus is silent, with the exception of a few cattle dogs barking on the far side of the Crystal River. There are not many…

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Jeremy Wolf named Coach of the Year

Jeremy Wolf

Reprinted from The Colorado High School Cycling League Jeremy has been the backbone of the CRMS mountain bike team since 2010. His disarming passion and a quiet sense of humor…

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Benefits of the CRMS Active Program

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Around 8 p.m. on a Saturday, an unsuspecting Mexican restaurant in Montrose, Colorado, was swarmed with about 40 sweaty teenage rock climbers from Carbondale. The line of bright blue t-shirts…

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River Safety Tips


As the rivers rise again this spring, I wanted to take a moment to pass on some things I think about in regards to river safety. Fast flowing mountains streams…

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