Big Air on Elk — 2013

Join us in Downtown Crested Butte for the Big Air on Elk competition Saturday, March 9. It’s a spectacular event with skiers and snowboarders spinning and turning flips above the rooftops of Elk Avenue to raise money for the Crested Butte Snowsports Foundation! The event takes place just a few blocks from the Elk Mountain Lodge.

Visit the Big Air on Elk Facebook page for more info.

See you there!

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Telluride – Crested Butte Ultimate 6 Pass

New this season, Crested Butte Mountain Resort and Telluride Ski Resort have teamed up to offer the Telluride – Crested Butte (TCB) Ultimate 6 Pass, a 6-visit pass good for 3 days of skiing and riding at Crested Butte and 3 days of skiing and riding at Telluride.

What a great way to try out 2 fabulous ski resorts in southwest Colorado!

The TCB Ultimate 6 Pass is available in limited quantities until January 31, 2013 exclusively through Liftopia.

»Purchase the Ultimate 6 Pass

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More Ways to Fly to Crested Butte This Winter…

New this year: Allegiant Air offers direct flights to Montrose, Colorado from the Phoenix, AZ and Oakland, CA areas on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Montrose is an easy one and a half hour scenic ground transfer to Crested Butte. Air fares start as low as $49.99 one-way. Visit the Allegiant Air website to make your reservation.

You can still fly to the Gunnison-Crested Butte (GUC) airport every day of the week on:

  • United Airlines via Denver, CO or Houston, TX
  • American Airlines via Dallas, TX

Or Delta flies direct to Montrose, CO via Atlanta, GA.

So what are you waiting for? Winter is here, it’s snowing like crazy, and you’re ready to hit the slopes.

Book your airfare and give us a call to make your reservation at the Elk Mountain Lodge for your next ski vacation in Crested Butte. (800) 374-6521


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Nordic Skiing Thanksgiving Camp in Crested Butte

Get ready for the nordic skiing season at the Thanksgiving Camp in Crested Butte, Colorado! Beginning, intermediate, and advanced skate and classic clinics, as well as clinics for women only and Masters racers.

Start a new Thanksgiving tradition this year!

Call us for lodging rates. 800-374-6521

Visit the CB Nordic Center website to learn more about the nordic skiing camp.

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Lily Lake is open for Nordic Skiing

Ready for the 2012 – 2013 skiing season. Lily Lake is groomed and anxious to ski!

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January Ski Special

Stay 2 nights and ski 2 days. Enjoy a King bed and lift ticket for only $281 per person (based on double occupancy).

Guest rooms feature one king bed and also include a full breakfast. Or substitute with a queen or twin beds for $261 per person.

Offer valid January 13 – 31, 2013

(Customize your stay with additional nights and/or lift tickets. Call (800) 374-6521.
Total Price: $562 King or $522 for a queen or twin room. Tax is not included.)

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Save on Lodging in October

Take an extra 15% off already low prices this fall. Valid for all stays between Oct 7 and Oct 31, 2012. Call us to make your reservation.

(970) 349-7533 or Toll Free: (800) 374-6521

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Ski for Free?

Yes, you can ski free this winter in Crested Butte!

Stay at the Elk Mountain Lodge and receive FREE SKIING at Crested Butte Mountain Resort!

Prices start at $129 per room ($64.50 per person).

Includes 1 night lodging, 2 lift tickets, and full breakfast.

Based on 2 people only. Valid 11/21 – 12/13/2012.

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Summer Events in Crested Butte

Here are some awesome local events happening in our community this summer!
Click on the event link to get more information.

Alpenglow – Free Outdoor Concerts in the Park (Every Mon. from June 25-Aug 13)
Crested Butte Music Festival (Jun 30–Aug 12)
Live From Mt Crested Butte Free Music Series (Every Wed. from July 11-Aug 29)
Bluegrass in Paradise Kids Camp (July 9-13)
Bluegrass in Paradise Music Festival (July 14-15)
Crested Butte Wildflower Festival (July 9–15)
Living Journeys Summit Hike and Mountain Half Marathon (July 28)
Crested Butte Arts Festival (August 4–5)
Chefs on the Edge Culinary Competition (August 20)
USA Pro Cycling Challenge (August 21–22)
AWEfest: Artists of the West Elk Art Displays (July and August)
Crested Butte Film Festival (September 27–30)

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Yoga Rocks the Butte Comes to Crested Butte, Colorado – February, 2012

“Yoga Rocks the Butte” is coming to beautiful Crested Butte, Colorado in February 2012!

This inaugural winter festival is the first ever yoga winter festival, as well as the first yoga festival that includes programming for kids and teens! Enjoy yoga, music, & meditation as well as world class skiing, snowboarding and other winter activities in “Colorado’s last great ski town!”

This event to benefit non-profit organization, Yoga World Reach, features Shiva Rea, Micheline Berry, Govindas, and many more.  Concerts and live music from some of the most popular kirtan musicians in the yoga industry such as Dave Stringer, Steve Gold, and more. There will be a variety of stimulating workshops, a vendor village with socially conscious retail companies from the yoga industry, as well as the opportunity for winter sports, all at the beautiful Crested Butte Mountain Resort with lift access just steps outside the festival doors!

Lodging Package:
Stay at the Elk Mountain Lodge for $139.00 per person per day. Includes 4 nights lodging, 2 three-day Yoga event passes, and breakfast. Based on 2 people. Call us at Toll Free at (800) 374-6521 or (970) 349-7533 to make your reservation.

Get more information about Yoga Rocks the Butte

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