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Rated 5 out of 5 stars based on 223 customer reviews

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5 star ratingGreat AIARE Level 1 Training I took my AIARE Level 1 course with Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides this March. I really loved the training I received and think so highly of Colorado Rides and Guides! I actually really liked the two day online... read more

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S3274SDjuliea
4/25/2021

5 star ratingFly fishing Fun fly fishing trip in Estes Park. Fish weren’t biting but had a knowledgeable guide that taught about the sport.

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andrewpL777RF
4/08/2021

5 star ratingGreat Patient Guides Jill was an excellent guide for our two field days of avalanche training. She was super eager to help, very knowledgeable, and there were no dumb questions a person could ask. I'm already looking forward to my AIARE II at... read more

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L5049AAadamd
3/29/2021

CWRAG is an amazing company with awesome guides! Book them for your next mountain adventure & you will be super happy that you did!

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Jake Albright
3/23/2021

5 star ratingAMAZING COMPANY! CWRAG is an amazing company that provides an unbelievable experience. I can & will highly recommend them to any/all friends looking for courses or experiences.

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jake_the_snake630
3/22/2021

5 star ratingGreat AIARE Level 1 Experience I really appreciated the entire course and experience. Our guide was very knowledgeable, and very receptive to all questions. She encouraged our group dynamics to be unified and for everyone to have a voice. We learned more than just content... read more

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stomblin
3/09/2021

Took a recent avalanche course through CWRAG; it was great. The instructors were knowledgeable, thorough, and had a wealth of experience. They easily accommodated adverse weather conditions. And I enjoyed that we were given so much responsibility... read more

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Mike M.
2/22/2021

Course was well organized from pre-work to Zoom lectures to actual on-mountain days. Course increased my confidence in identifying avalanche terrain and reinforced the incredible risk that avalanches pose in the Colorado mountains (see persistent slabs). AIARE 1 was a... read more

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Katie Brown
2/01/2021

5 star ratingExcellent AIARE class I took an AIARE class with CWRAG and my favorite part was the experience and knowledge the instructors shared both in the classroom and in the field. They are very organized and have clearly been doing this for awhile.... read more

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tyreelaura
1/25/2021

5 star ratingFun and Informative We are very happy we booked with Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides. Our tour guide, Jill, was very knowledgeable and helpful. She had great communication with us before the hike to learn our hiking experience and what we wanted to... read more

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TaylorNicole27
1/02/2021

I had a great experience taking my Avy Level 1 and Avalanche Rescue courses with CWRAG. Josh was a very good and thorough instructor - we covered all the material and I felt well guided. Lots of... read more

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Bobak Farzin
12/23/2020

5 star ratingAwesome Experience and Team Field training days as I’m more of a hands-on learner. Really enjoyed the latter part of the second field day where we navigated avalanche terrain switched on the fly and executed on the plan. Would’ve liked to of done multiple... read more

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A8073XTmichaelk
12/07/2020

Only had time to spend a day fly fishing with Joshua Baruch, but it was a day well-spent. Josh is very experienced and happy to share his considerable knowledge, infinitely patient, and cool to hang out with. His dog, Tye,... read more

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Kelly L.
10/27/2020

My instructor/guide Jill and the team were very communicative in the time leasing up to my actual training. They asked numerous questions to ensure I was going to have the experience that my girlfriend and I were after based on... read more

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Joel Fleet
10/06/2020

Such a fun day learning to rock climb! Kids loved it, adults loved it. Our guide was excellent. We scheduled at the last minute and they were super accommodating. Highly recommend!

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Lisa LaPlaca
10/06/2020

Amazing company with amazing people! They provided my sisters and I with an unforgettable experience!

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Beth Kaufman
10/06/2020

5 star ratingFun and professional! A truly customized educational experience provided by a seasoned professional and delivered in some of the most beautiful land on earth near the bas of Long's Peak.

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Joel F
9/24/2020

Outstanding with 6 Stars! I have a journey to hike all Fourteeners. I have used Brad and recently Cindy. Both 6 stars. Safety, education, background experience and pure integrity.... read more

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Jennifer G.
9/15/2020

Dave was an informative great guide! Loved the last little hike to see the dinosaur print! An unexpected plus to the trip! Fun, relaxing float down the Colorado River! Would recommend to anyone!

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A. Blickley
9/06/2020

My dad and I traveled to Colorado recently and wanted to do some climbing. I'm a relatively experienced climber, but he has never been. Right before our trip, he decided he wanted to give it a try. I was apprehensive... read more

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Jacob Bauer
9/06/2020

We booked 5 days of private rock climbing with a guide over a two week period to transition from climbing in the gym to climbing outdoors safely. Booking was super easy and the trip was customized for exactly what we... read more

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Heather Rieber
9/06/2020

5 star ratingA day with nature Great exercise, great learning experience. Enjoyed the entire day!! Excellent time and fabulous day. Would do it again in a heartbeat

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illyses2020
8/30/2020

5 star ratingFly Fishing - Rocky Mountain National Park Our guide, Zach, was great. He was patient with my wife and I and instructed us well on the basics of fly fishing. We saw and hooked a lot of fish. It was a great experience.

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Explorer797757
8/29/2020

5 star ratingPerfect Transition to Outdoor Climbing We booked 5 days of private rock climbing with a guide over a two week period to transition from climbing in the gym to climbing outdoors on our own safely. Booking was super easy and the trip was customized for... read more

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HeatherRieber
8/19/2020