• CMC Press Holiday Gift Guide

    We've compiled a list of the best books, from stocking stuffers to expedition planners, to make the decision on what to get for everyone a little easier this holiday season. 
  • Level Up Your Campsite Cooking

    CMC Press is thrilled to announce Wild Eats, a new cookbook for outdoor adventuring. Enjoy a sample “how-to” chapter here!
  • A Walk through Colorado National Monument

    In Guide to Western National Monuments, the forthcoming guidebook from CMC Press, readers can learn about iconic landmarks like these, how to get the most out of your visit, and best practices for visiting protected areas. 


  • Genesee Mountain Park: Denver's Birding Treasure

    Home to ponderosa, Douglas fir, and lodgepole pines, Genesee Mountain Park is a haven to birds and a hot spot for hopeful watchers to spot a range of feathered friends from mountain chickadee to western tanager. Due to it's proximity to Denver, the area is a local favorite for escaping the city during the week and observing some of Colorado's more colorful residents. 
  • Three Apostles: In the Midst of Giants

    The Three Apostles rise from the Collegiate Peak wilderness, an iconic and legendary formation of 13,000 foot peaks known as North Apostle, Ice Mountain, and West Apostle. Although these peaks are considered a technical climb and should be done with proper gear and experience, the Three Apostles Basin Trail offers an up-close view of these stunning giants, allowing hikers to sit at the feet of these magnificent peaks.
  • Scrambling Boulder's Flatirons: Inclusive Recreation

    The Best Flatiron Scrambles showcases how this sport can be both inclusive and responsible in a time when community safety and health are massive priorities.
  • Safer at Home and in the Vast Great Outdoors

    DENVER - The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment announced Level 2 Phase of Reopening: Safer at Home and in the Vast, Great Outdoors on June 1, allowing residents to venture back into the mountains. 

  • Rocky Mountain Wildflowers

    Enjoy this free teaser from the bestselling CMC Press title, Rocky Mountain Wildflowers. The pack guide organized by color and plant family and features over 180 of Colorado’s most common wildflowers. This fully revised second edition makes flower identification easy. 

  • RIMS - A New Tool for Land Management Planning and Stewardship

    If you enjoy recreating on Colorado’s 23 million acres of public land, the CMC RIMS app puts the power of data collection into your hands to make trails safer and more sustainable.

  • Exploring Utah's Zebra Canyon

    A free teaser chapter from the newest CMC Press title, The Best Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Hikes. Explore one of south-central Utah's most classic hikes through Zebra Canyon and Tunnel Slot, an area that will leave even seasoned desert roamers astonished.