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.


Annual Snowfall:
300 in / 762 cm
Base Elevation:
9,375 ft / 2,858 m
Summit Elevation:
12,162 ft / 3,707 m
Hours of Operation
Monday - Sunday: 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Season Dates:
Skiable Area:
1,547 acres / 626 hectares
# of trails:
297 acres / 120 hectares
Bowl Skiing
CAT Skiing
Terrain Parks

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.

Resort Address

12 Snowmass Road
Mt. Crested Butte, CO 81225
United States

Main Phone Number
Snow Report Phone
Closest Airport
Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport - GUC
Miles from Denver


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