RMH 2019 Schedule and Fees

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In 2019, Spring Canyon will offer 9 RMH Sessions.  Sessions of RMH are open to service academies, ROTC cadets, college students, and newly commissioned officers. All participants must provide their own airfare to/from Denver International Airport.  Spring Canyon provides transportation from DIA for $40.

Rocky Mountain High — 2019 Session Schedule and Mentors

  • RMH 1-19 | 1 June – 8 June | Mentor TBD

  • RMH 2-19 | 8 June – 15 June | Mentor TBD

  • RMH 3-19 | 15 June – 22 June | Mentor TBD

  • RMH 4-19 | 22 June – 29 June | Mentor TBD

  • RMH 5-19 | 29 June – 6 July | Mentor TBD

  • RMH 6-19 | 6 July – 13 July| Mentor TBD

  • RMH 7-19 | 13 July – 20 July | Mentor TBD

  • RMH 8-19 | 20 July – 27 July | Mentor TBD

  • RMH 9-19 | 27 July – 3 August | Mentor TBD

A Preview of Adventures

Camp Buxton base camp is located on the Spring Canyon Conference Center grounds at 9,000 ft. just outside of Buena Vista, CO.

Here’s a sample weekly schedule:

  • Day 1: Intros to fellow RMH students and the guide staff—Inbrief about the upcoming week
  • Day 2: White water rafting on the Arkansas River—Team building
  • Day 3: Rock climbing and rappelling
  • Day 4: Depart for trek headed for a 14,000-foot peak in the Rockies
  • Day 5: Day 2 of your trek—Solo time to reflect on your experience
  • Day 6: Summit a 14,000-foot peak in the heart of the Rockies
  • Day 7: Hike back from the peak—Relax at the hot springs
  • Day 8: Final devotional time and debrief

Rocky Mountain High Fees

RMH — $500

Rocky Mountain High is made possible by generous donors and Officers’ Christian Fellowship.  Scholarships covering the program fee are available for those facing financial difficulties.  Academy cadets/midshipmen, ROTC students, and active duty/reserve officers may apply for the RMH General scholarship.  ROTC cadets may also apply for the Hemingway scholarship.  Contact us at outdoor@springcanyon.org for details. All applications for scholarships must be received not later than 1 May to be eligible for consideration.

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