Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Blue skies, great snow, and even better people are the norm with Mountain Skillz!

Who’s ready for winter?!?!?!?! We sure are! It is only the beginning of October and many of you have already seen snow. Hopefully a good sign of things to come this winter for everyone. Southern Colorado has received multiple snowstorms and we hope to start breaking in our new sleds soon. We have a very busy and exciting season ahead of us and are working to get the website updated. Most of our information has been updated but we are still working on updating our booking calendar to register directly along with a few new items! Discounted preseason rates are being offered through October 31. We are excited to offer a variety of 2018 POLARIS AXYS RMK 800 rentals to all of our clients for all workshops, avalanche courses, and Ladies Clinics! IN THE MEANTIME, YOU CAN CHECK AVAILABILITY AND MANUALLY REGISTER FOR RIDING WORKSHOPS, AVALANCHE SAFETY COURSES, AND LADIES CLINICS BY EMAILING MATT AT matt@mountainskillz.com . CORRECT DATES FOR THIS SEASON ARE LISTED BELOW!!

The mountains of southern Colorado are spectacular!


Join experienced professional instructors Matt Entz and James Finsterwald for a personalized technical mountain riding workshop. Small groups assure each person the individual attention necessary for a fun, educational, and challenging experience!  Based on availability, 1 and 2 day workshops may be scheduled throughout any 3 day dates. 1, 2, and 3 day riding workshops will officially begin as soon as we have adequate snow! In the meantime, the following dates are available-

December 19&20, 21-23, 26-28, and 29-31

January 22-24 and 26-28

February 1&2, 5-7, 9-11, 12-14, 16&17, 18-20, and 21&22

March 11-13, 16-18, 19&20, 23-25, 26-28, and 29-31


Our diverse terrain offers the ideal environment for all riders.

Wolf Creek pass is world-famous for its incredible snow!


Intro to Avalanches- Our introductory training course consists of an evening classroom session followed by a full day of on snow training and education.

December 17&18

Level 1- This 3 day course is designed specifically for snowmobilers and snowbikers and taught in conjunction with the American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education (AIARE) motorized curriculum.

December 13-15

January 29-31

March 8-10

Snowpack evaluation and stability testing with our Level 1 course.


For the 5th season, Mountain Skillz is excited to offer our Ladies Clinics with special guest instructor, Kim Onasch! Official details will be released soon. In the meantime, please email Matt Entz at matt@mountainskillz.com for details, with any questions, and to register.

December 16&17

February 3&4

One of our awesome Ladies Clinic groups last winter. #BAMR


Mountain Skillz is an equal opportunity service provider operating under a Special Use Permit in the Rio Grande National Forest