A seemingly insurmountable fin of sandstone protrudes 300 feet in the air, challenging all humans to dare conquer its peak. As groups look on in awe of this natural wonder, a Denver Mountain Guiding guide suits up and begins the ascent, leading students of all levels on a thrilling and challenging climb.
Denver Mountain Guiding’s coterie of guides is a motley mix, encompassing passionate climbers with decades of experience, expert weekend warriors, wilderness first responders, and first-aid- and CPR-certified guides. They lead beginners through elite-level climbers on recreational trips around local rock-climbing hot spots such as Clear Creek Canyon. Outings include full-day and half-day climbs of varying levels of difficulty, as well as lessons and camps that teach basics such as rope safety, knots, belaying, rappelling, and anchors.
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
At Denver Climbing Company, we cater specifically to beginner climbers.
Our guides are trained to provide a comfortable and
What is the experience customers can expect?
During the day, you will get to enjoy beautiful Colorado scenery and views.
Instruction on fundamental rock climbing techniques will be provided.
Also expect a lot of rock climbing with your friends and family.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
We wanted to provide a gateway for people to join the world of rock climbing.
We wanted to provide the services we wish we had access to for our first climbs.
What do you love most about your job?
Seeing the excitement and accomplishment people experience after a day of climbing.
Ratio Beerworks, Beryl's Beer Co., Zephyr Brewing, and Stem Ciders aren't just four of the finest beer-brewing operations in Denver—they're a map to the Mighty Beer Run. This fun run has participants dashing from brewery to brewery in search of cold suds.
Competitors can either follow the suggested route or their own path, enjoying one frosty sample brew at each of the pit stops. They can also choose to hang out for a while at each brewery if they, much to their fathers' chagrin, don't care about winning. The race wraps up with an after party at Ratio Beerworks, where food trucks and more beer keep the party going.
Hosted at a variety of local venues, Bottle and Bottega's public, private, corporate, and kids’ painting parties provide painting materials and expert guidance to foster participants’ creativity. With at least one artistic instructor per 15 students, themed session revolve around recreating an original artwork, featuring subject matter such as sunset skylines, floral still lifes, and portraits of Dorian Gray's cat. Bottle and Bottega's host of painting packages include add-ons such as catering, cooking lessons, wine tasting, live models, and personalized party decorations.
At Denver Bouldering Club's indoor gym, gravity doesn't mean much. Amid 10,000 square feet of carefully placed holds, it's not uncommon to see people resembling monkeys: climbing nearly upside down, scampering up angled walls, leaping through the air and clinging to a hold by one hand. The staff also regularly organizes meetups at popular climb sites in the area, strengthening the community of local climbers.
Make yourself a member at Rock'n and Jam'n-Indoor Climbing in Centennial, and enjoy working out at a spot you'll love.
Pick up a tasty meal at their restaurant, located conveniently within the gym.
This gym welcomes kids, too, so you can feel good about bringing the whole family.
The motivating and skilled kickboxing instructors are here to push your body to its limits.
Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.