Author Archives: Katy Mooney

Skiing in Crested Butte, Colorado

Crested Butte Winter Vacation

Winter 2021-2022 is just a few months away, and that means it’s time to start planning your Colorado winter vacation and ski trip to Crested Butte and READ MORE

Gothic Road (Highway 135) winds through the mountains of the Gunnison Valley.

Crested Butte vs. Aspen

Crested Butte and Aspen are both iconic Colorado mountain towns. We’ve put together a comparison of these two vacation destinations to help you understand the similarities and READ MORE

Woman snowshoeing on a trail in Colorado

Snowshoeing in Crested Butte and Gunnison

Snowshoeing has exploded in popularity in 2021. Snowshoeing is the perfect pandemic activity because it allows you to safely exercise outdoors while maintaining social distance. Snowshoeing doesn’t READ MORE

Photo of the old city hall building in a snowy downtown Crested Butte

The next season…

by John Norton, Executive Director of the Gunnison-Crested Butte Tourism & Prosperity Partnership Winter is here. A little late in coming. The valley got hit with a READ MORE

Two skiers ski down a snowy, low-angle slope.

Crested Butte Backcountry Skiing

As the snow begins to fall here in the Gunnison Valley, backcountry skiing in Colorado is at the front of everyone’s mind. We’ve put together a list READ MORE

Photograph of a skier wearing a red jacket and blasting through powder.

Crested Butte Winter Activities

There are lots of fun things to do in Crested Butte in wintertime. Downhill skiing at Crested Butte Mountain Resort is what makes this area famous, but READ MORE

Photo of two planes on the tarmac with snowy peaks in the background.

Fly Safely to Gunnison-Crested Butte

By Jeff Moffett Many travelers have questions about health safety at airports and on planes. This fall and winter, flying to and from the Gunnison-Crested Butte Airport READ MORE

A woman hikes through yellow flowers with red mountains in the background.

Crested Butte Summer Activities

Crested Butte Summer Activities: As you’re planning your 2021 Colorado summer vacation, you’ve got lots of choices for how to spend your time here. No matter your READ MORE

A guide and a family of four paddle through a wave in the river.

Rafting in the Gunnison Valley

River Rafting, Kayaking and Stand-up Paddleboarding (SUP) in Crested Butte, Almont and Gunnison The Gunnison Valley is home to a treasure trove of rivers and lakes to READ MORE

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