Great Ranges Fellowship + AAC Member Trips
Whether you are into extended backpacking trips, technical routes, or glacier travel, we have something for you.
As a Club, we understand how important it is to travel and climb with friends, new and old, that share the same outdoor values, passion, and ethics. AAC members embrace the same spirit and mission across every climbing discipline.
Each trip includes a bit of AAC swag and some serious fun with your fellow members before, during, and after the trip. Each trip is coordinated with a trusted AAC guide service partner.
Spring Fling Base Camp--Red Rocks, Nevada
April 14--April 22, 2018
Join AAC’s CEO Phil Powers and your fellow Club members in Red Rocks, Nevada!
Ever wanted to experience the legendary climbing area Red Rocks but couldn’t find the best time to go, the right partners, or the motivation to put together the logistics? Here’s your opportunity!
Eight night's lodging within 15-20 minute drive to Red Rocks Park.
Breakfast and lunch fixings.
- Group climbing and orientation: get some good beta on the layout of the park.
Partner with other participants or go out with the group for single and multi-pitch fun.
- Discount on local guide services with Jackson Hole Mountain Guides.
We can arrange clinics with Jackson Hole Mountain Guides if the group has certain skills they are interested in learning.
Deluxe accommodations with high-speed internet and workspace for telecommuting.
We have rented a deluxe Air BnB home with internet, cable, washer dryer, laptop friendly workspace, patio, BBQ, modern kitchen, and other essentials. At the basecamp price you can stay for all eight days, or join for any part of the expedition!
The house is located 20 minutes from the entrance of Red Rocks park. There are multiple grocery stores, restaurants, and other shopping opportunities within five minutes of our location.
We will stock the kitchen with breakfast and lunch fixins, and drinks ranging from mineral water to alcohol.
April 14 – Arrive, check in at anytime after 3 p.m.
April 15 - Participants are welcome to join on a orientation day. Get your limbs warmed up, meet others in the group, and get some good beta on the layout of the park and the different climbing sectors.
April 16 - For those who desire, let's go do some pitches of traditional climbing. Single or multi-pitch depending on everyone's motivation.
April 17 – 21- Open climbing with partners or group. Where we go will depend on weather factors.
Do you have a long route in mind, want to learn more about lead climbing, or just have a great day with a guide out on some single pitch terrain? We have partnered with Jackson Hole Mountain Guides (JHMG) Red Rocks to provide a discount on guided outings. We can also arrange clinics with JHMG if a group has certain skills they are interested in learning.
To be added to the current waitlist please contact Carol Kotchek at (303) 384-0110 ext.106 or