The Crested Butte – Gunnison Tourism Associaton and Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce provide a wealth of information for travel to the area from flights into the Gunnsion Airport to using the Crested Butte Free Shuttle, dining guides and more.
The news is out, and since August we've been sifting through the changes with pass pricing and how the benefits of Crested Butte being acquired by Vail Resorts will actually translate to our guests. First and foremost, it goes without saying that the inclusion with other top resorts in the USA and beyond is an [...]
January is a great month to visit Crested Butte. The holiday rush has come and gone, the pace has slowed, the days are starting to get longer, snow keeps coming, and the Elk Mountain Lodge continues to be a warm welcoming home to visitors needing a break from the Crested Butte winter air. While you’re […]
The leaves are changing on the aspens here in Crested Butte, making our mountains glow in hues of gold, orange, and red. This is simply one of the most scenic times of year in Crested Butte. Fall colors in Crested Butte typically peak during the last two weeks in September and the first week of […]
September is here and Crested Butte is as good as ever! While the leaves start changing more toward the middle to end of the month, the first part of September is still chock-full of events. Here’s some things to do in Crested Butte during the first half of September: Crested Butte Mountain Resort Lift Rides […]
July is the time for Wildflowers in Crested Butte!
July is a special time in Crested Butte. It’s the time of year when both the valleys and alpine come alive with wildflowers. They’re everywhere, and they are beautiful. Even as I write this, the Wildflower Festival is taking place. Full of events like hikes, classes, jeep rides and more, the wildflower festival has something […]
The weather has been warm and the snow is melthing fast! Every few days, new trails open up as they become clear of snow and mud! Crested Butte Trail Status As of the time of writing, the following trails were open for mountain biking and hiking: Upper Loop, Tony’s Trail, Whetstone Vista,Lower Loop, Strand Hill, […]
Spring is upon us in Crested Butte! Emerald green foliage has blanketed our valley complete with sprouting flowers, budding trees, and snow-capped peaks. This truly is the most beautiful time in Crested Butte. Crested Butte Trails Opening Up Trails are slowly opening to hiking and biking. Lupine Trail, Upper Loop Trail, Whetstone Vista, Tony’s Trail, […]
5 Reasons You Should Come to Ski Closing Weekend in Crested Butte
Crested Butte Mountain Resort is set to close this coming Sunday, April 5th. While we Buttians always are sad to see the ski area close, we also welcome the oncoming of spring. It’s a time of celebration for friends and family. Here are five reasons why you should come to closing weekend in Crested Butte. […]
Teocalli 2 Bowl Open & Snow is Great! – March in Crested Butte
These last few days, Crested Butte has been douced in snow. In fact, we have had nearly four feet of snow in the last seven days, and almost two more feet the week before. And with these few storm systems, our winter has been completely transformed. Hailing the new snow that has fallen in Crested […]