Crested Butte

Crested Butte, located in the heart of Colorado's Rocky Mountains, is the place to inspire your passion for adventure. With vibrant Victorian store-fronts and expressive local characters, Crested Butte remains true to its heritage and radiates an unparalleled welcoming and inviting spirit that will take you back to a simpler life and time. See More About Crested Butte
Annual Snowfall
300.0 inches/762 cm
1547 acres
Base Elevation
9375 feet/2850 meters
Summit Elevation
12162 feet/3698 meters
Hours of Operation
Season Dates
November 2013—April 2014
12 Snowmass Rd
Mt. Crested Butte, CO, 81225
Main Phone Number
Snow Report
Closest Airport
Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional GUC
Miles from Denver

Best Known For

An historic coal mining turned ski town; Crested Butte is a place that lives and breathes outdoor adventure where the only limits are your own. An authentic destination, where crowds don't exist, zany, festive community events are a priority, and genuine family adventure awaits. With wide open beginner and intermediate runs, great terrain parks and some of Colorado's best in-bounds extreme terrain, the mountain has something for everyone. Be sure to check out the town of Crested Butte: Colorado's Last Great Ski Town, it'll leave you wondering why you don't call this place home.

Featured Deal

$599 Season Passes at Crested Butte

Enjoy unlimited Winter 2014-15 CBMR lift and uphill skiing access as well as up to 4 discounted CBMR Buddy Tickets! Plus: - 20% off all CBMR Lodging - Three (3) free days at Ski Loveland, CO - 50% days at Durango Mountain Resort, Powderhorn, CO, Grand Targhee, WY, Taos, NM (restrictions apply) - Powder Alliance Benefits All Peak Passholders receive three (3) FREE days at all other participating Powder Alliance areas plus special offers on lodging, rentals, buddy tickets, and more. Tickets are valid Sunday – Friday, non-holiday, and must be used during the 2014/15 season only. In addition to Crested Butte, Powder Alliance mountains include Snowbasin, Bridger Bowl, Sierra-at-Tahoe, Stevens Pass, Timberline, Schweitzer, China Peak, Mountain High, Arizona Snowbowl, Mt Hood Skibowl, and Angel Fire Resort. Learn more about the Powder Alliance. - Free Skiing at Our Sister Resorts: Receive three free days of skiing at our sister resorts Okemo Mountain in Vermont and Mount Sunapee in New Hampshire.