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Town Profiles: Whitepine

Visit Whitepine: In this series of town profiles, we’ll highlight the history and current stories of several smaller towns around the valley. Some still exist with year-round READ MORE

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Town Profiles: Pitkin

Visit Pitkin: In this series of town profiles, we’ll highlight the history and current stories of several smaller towns around the valley. Some still exist with year-round READ MORE

Bike Week Historic Walking Tour

This tour begins at the museum! The Crested Butte Heritage Museum is offering a tour “geared” directly to participants and friends of Crested Butte Bike Week. Come READ MORE

Winter Historic Walking Tour

Want to learn more about the history of our wonderful Town and Valley? Enjoy our Winter Wonderland and take a historic walking tour!  Tours meet at 10am in front READ MORE

Winter Historic Walking Tour

Want to learn more about the history of our wonderful Town and Valley? Enjoy our Winter Wonderland and take a historic walking tour!  Tours meet at 10am in front READ MORE

Colorado Experience Roadshow: Gunnison

Join us for a free screening of the new Colorado Experience episodes “Mountain Biking” and “Paleo Indians.” About “Mountain Biking:” Colorado and the west are where American mountain biking READ MORE

Off-Season Historic Pub Crawl

CRAWL THE INFAMOUS HISTORIC DRINKING ESTABLISHMENTS OF OLD TIME CRESTED BUTTE! Start at the Museum for apps and your commemorative pint glass which you can then take READ MORE

RMBL Science Trekking Tour

Join RMBL for a unique, immersive 4 night, 5 day hiking experience! Hike some of the most beautiful trails around Crested Butte while learning about RMBL science, READ MORE

Beneath Blue Mesa Reservoir Tour

Beneath Blue Mesa Reservoir Tour Take a historical tour of the Gunnison River Valley west of town, imagining what was beneath Blue Mesa Reservoir before the dam READ MORE

Summer Speaker Series

The Summer Speaker Series starts off on Thursday Sept 4th at 6:30pm! Terri Helm will be the featured speaker in the presentation HerStory. The goal of HerStory READ MORE

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