Crested Butte Ski Resort


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Mountain Stats

  • 300 in of annual snowfall
  • 1547 total skiable acres
  • Top elevation 12162 ft, base 9101 ft
  • 27% beginner, 57% intermediate, 16% advanced, 0% expert
  • Projected opening: 11/26/2014
  • Projected closing: 04/05/2015

Things to Do in Crested Butte

Crested Butte locals have a deep affinity for parties, especially costume parties. Give them any reason to dress up in silly costumes and they’ll come. So, as you could imagine Crested Butte has a stacked year-round events calendar. Not to mention plenty of off-hill activities like Nordic skiing and ice skating.

Crested Butte Outdoor Activities

The Crested Butte outdoor activities laundry list is extensive, so winter enthusiasts are guaranteed a good time. Many of these outdoor activities are great for families, especially the sleigh-ride dinners to Uley’s Cabin, winter horse trail rise, horse-drawn carriage rides and dogsled tours. Those looking to explore Crested Butte via cross-country trails or go deep into the Elk Mountains backcountry on a snowmobile tour, can also do so.

To learn more about things to do in Crested Butte call, or chat with, one of’s knowledgeable Mountain Vacation Specialists.