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

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

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Santa Ski & Crawl

December 15, 2018 2:00 pm Help us set the World record for the most skiing Santas!   Once again Crested Butte Mountain Resort is hosting its 6th READ MORE

Santa Ski & Crawl

Crested Butte Mountain Resort is sponsoring the “Santa Ski and Crawl” in hopes of breaking the World Record for the most number of skiers in full Santa READ MORE

Powder day at Teocalli Tamale

Winter 2017 Photo Essay

Crested Butte Mountain Resort just closed down for the season on Sunday and we have all been taking a moment to breathe. It looks like we only READ MORE

Costumed Crested Butte Ladies on top of the headwall

We are Never-Never Land

I never set foot in the Gunnison Valley before late August 2008, but my husband Tom and I drove in with the hope of finding a new READ MORE

Backcountry Film Festival

High Country Conservation Advocates is excited to once again bring the Backcountry Film Festival to Crested Butte and Gunnison to kick off the winter season. This year’s READ MORE

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Thanksgiving Nordic Ski Camp

On Snow Clinics Free Ski Day Fischer Demos Free Passes and Equipment for All Kids 17 and Under Lodging Deals Crested Butte offers some of the best early READ MORE

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Crested Butte Opening Day

By Francesca Pavillard-Cain I am skiing through three feet of fluffy powder down Teo, then Hawk’s Nest, and finishing with a high-speed jump off the cat track READ MORE

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