Everything you need for a safe, successful summit! The course is in development and will launch soon. Sign up for updates to be part of the inaugural class!

Who is This Course For?

Who is This Course Not For?


Meet Your Instructor: Alex Derr

What Will You Learn in This Course?

Increase Your Chance for a Successful Summit!

From training advice to planning and research tips, my course provides the edge needed to have a successful first summit.

Acclimate Properly to Avoid Altitude Sickness

There's a lot of misinformation out there when it comes to altitude sickness. We'll share best practices to reduce your risk of AMS.

Plan & Bring the Gear Needed to Stay Safe

A lot can go wrong on a 14er if you aren't prepared. We'll walk you through the steps to plan for the worst and bring key gear.

Route Info & A Virtual Climb to Guide You

Finish the course with a virtual ascent of Mt. Bierstadt. I'll walk you through this easy climb close to Denver and provide route info.