Ice Axe Club

By joining the Ice Axe Club, you become part of a growing community of philanthropic leaders and families who share a passion for helping students succeed in school and in life. 

Through your generosity, the Ice Axe Club provides

  • Personal growth through authentic adventure to all COBS students
  • Scholarships for local students to attend expeditions, both as base and in the wilderness
  • Training and development for instructors to hone their skills and meet students where they are at
  • Maintenance and replacements for our group gear and basecamps

Ice Axe Club Membership Levels

Giving youth opportunities to discover the freedom of possibility requires a dynamic network of champions and leaders. We welcome members at all levels: 

$2,500 Highcamp Level

$5,000 Expedition Level

$10,000 Summit Level

$25,000 Trailblazer Level

Membership Benefits

We honor all Ice Axe Club members with the following benefits and opportunities designed to enhance your experience of COBS and our mission: 

  • Exclusive Yeti mug to warm your drinks and help spread the word
  • Invitation to an annual Ice Axe Club gathering
  • Exclusive communication from the Executive Director to learn more about your impact
  • A one-day Outward Bound course at Leadville Mountain Center where you can experience the impact for yourself
  • Access to the Leadville Mountain Center or Moab basecamp - please stop by and say hi!

All Summit level members and above receive: 

  • Two tickets to our annual Black Tie & Tennis Shoes Gala dinner
  • Commemorative Ice Axe

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