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Crested Butte Summer Activities

Crested Butte Summer Activities: As you’re planning your 2020 Colorado summer vacation, you’ve got lots of choices for how to spend your time here. No matter your READ MORE

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Isolated With a Fly Rod

It was 20 years ago, living in Aspen, when a daughter’s friend asked if I’d take her dad out on a private stretch of the Roaring Fork. READ MORE

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Isolated Up Cement Creek

The vixen that showed up in our meadow six weeks ago is still hunting through the snow. She is acutely focused, pawing across the thin crust of READ MORE

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Crested Butte or Telluride

Southwest Colorado offers a whole world of recreation and fun that beats the I-70 corridor for its lack of crowds, easy access, and towns that haven’t been READ MORE

Crested Butte Film Festival

September 26-29, 2019 Crested Butte Film Festival is an international film festival that inspires, awakens, and activates through a fun and intimate setting of quality screenings, stimulating READ MORE

West Elk Bicycle Classic

Join us for the 2019 West Elk Bicycle Classic in raising funds for childrens groups, type 1 diabetes and Western Athletics. Two routes to choose from! Start READ MORE

Summer Fishing Report

Here is the fishing report for Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley for the summer 2019 season. While lake anglers have reported great fishing for months in READ MORE

Crested Butte Wildflower Festival

Surround yourself in the symphony of wildflowers that is Crested Butte. Since 1986, we’ve hosted the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival, sharing Mother Nature’s colors with flower-lovers in READ MORE

4th of July in Crested Butte

The 4th of July in Crested Butte is a patriotic celebration full of music, food, races, and fun. Join us this year to celebrate America’s birthday with the READ MORE

CB Bike Week

Whether you’re looking to cruise down Kebler on a townie, mash singletrack miles on your XC bike, or experience the joy of lift served downhill at Evolution Bike READ MORE

The Oh-Be-Joyful Creek Race

With our snowpack sitting around 120% and more snow in the forecast, the Gunnison Basin is primed for a great creek boating season! Come out and test READ MORE

Blindspotting

Collin (Daveed Diggs) is trying to make it through his final three days of probation for an infamous arrest. Always by his side is his fast-talking childhood READ MORE

LandShark Pond Skim

April 6, 2019 2:00 pm Give it your best go at Crested Butte’s annual pond skim on Saturday April 6 sponsored by LandShark! Try your best to READ MORE

Skitown Breakdown

April 5 to 7 2019 8am – 6pm We are excited for our spring music festival, SkiTown Breakdown, sponsored by the Town of Mount Crested Butte! Closing weekend READ MORE

Crested Butte Arts Festival

Crested Butte, Colorado, is home to one of the nation’s top arts festivals. Now approaching its 47th year, the Crested Butte Arts Festival features incredible art, fantastic READ MORE

AIARE REC 1 COURSE

The American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education (AIARE) is a 3-day, 24-hour introduction to avalanche hazards. With a mix of both classroom and field time, the READ MORE

AIARE REC 2 COURSE

The American Institute for Avalanche Safety and Education (AIARE) Level 2 Rec is a three-day/24-hour course that provides backcountry travelers an opportunity to advance their decision making READ MORE

AIARE REC 1 COURSE

The American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education (AIARE) is a 3-day, 24-hour introduction to avalanche hazards. With a mix of both classroom and field time, the READ MORE

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