A bridge on Highway 50 is under construction, affecting travel to Gunnison from the west. Learn more here.

Thank you to the Gunnison and Crested Butte trails organizations

Gunnison Valley trail stewardship organizations

Gunnison Trails and Crested Butte Mountain Bike Association (CBMBA) have worked hard all summer to build and maintain hundreds of miles of trails across the Gunnison Valley. They also facilitate community outreach and education to promote sustainable trails use. As the season changes, it’s a good time to look back and appreciate their accomplishments. Learn more about these organizations below, including how you can help give back.

A mountain biker rides down Lupine trail in Crested Butte, Colorado in the fall. Yellow aspen leaves cover the surrounding hillsides.

Crested Butte Mountain Bike Association (CBMBA)

CBMBA’s mission

CBMBA‘s mission is to build, maintain, and advocate for sustainable trails and to steward the landscape of Crested Butte and beyond.

News and accomplishments

CBMBA completed the new section of Middle Cement Creek trail #399 in September 2021. This trail was three years in the making. Go ride it!

CBMBA trail report

CBMBA reports on trail conditions in the north end of the Gunnison Valley. This information is kept up-to-date so you always know which trails are open and which trails to avoid due to closures, mud or snow. Check out the CBMBA trail conditions page to learn more.

How to support CBMBA

You can help support CBMBA by volunteering, purchasing gear or donating.


Mountain bikers climb up The Ridge trail at Hartman Rocks in Gunnison in summer.

Gunnison Trails

Gunnison Trails’ mission

Gunnison Trails is a non-profit trail advocacy organization established to assist land managers and other organizations and stakeholders, in maintaining existing trails, educating users on responsible trail-based recreation and pursuing new opportunities for biking, running and hiking trails which promote sustainable trail use throughout Gunnison County.

News and accomplishments

Gunnison Trails has made significant strides in building new trail and improving existing trail in the Signal Peak trail system in summer 2021. Every May they put on the Gunnison Growler, a mountain bike race at Hartman Rocks in Gunnison.

Trail info

Learn more about the rules of the trail and view trail maps on Gunnison Trails’ website.

How to support Gunnison Trails:

You can help support Gunnison Trails by volunteering, purchasing gear or donating.


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