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Related Regions: Colorado, United States, North America, Southwest Colorado

Crested Butte Mountain Resort Overview

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Season Start/End: 22/11 - 8/4
Altitude
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2773m - 3706m
Pistes
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26%| 57%| 14%| 3%
Lifts
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15
Lift Tickets
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from US$61.00 to US$111.00
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Cruising the groomers at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. - ©Courtesy of Crested Butte Mountain Resort.
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Known as Colorado’s last great ski town, Crested Butte is a great year round mountain destination that offers gorgeous scenery, a rich history and lack of crowds. Crested Butte Mountain Resort has expansive and diverse terrain across more than 1,500 skiable acres and offers terrain suitable for any ability type.

Crested Butte Resort is located in southwest Colorado, within the Gunnison National Forest and the Elk Mountain Range. The resort town of Mt. Crested Butte is about three miles from the historic mining town of Crested Butte. 


Cruising the groomers at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. - ©Courtesy of Crested Butte Mountain Resort.
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Crested Butte is best known for its diverse extreme terrain with the upper parts of the mountain containing steep and rocky chutes, tree glades, bowls and cliff drops.  Some of North Americas most advanced inbounds terrain is located at Crested Butte and the resort is home to various freeskiing championships.

The resort is a great place to get those untouched powder lines because of the lack of crowds and short lift lines. Crested Butte has adequate terrain for beginners and a dedicated first-timers area. As for the intermediates, skiers and riders should explore some of the blue runs off the East River Lift. The expert terrain requires significant snow cover and is great when base amounts are deep. 

Cruising the groomers at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. - ©Courtesy of Crested Butte Mountain Resort.
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Crested Butte is an authentic Colorado ski town with unique characteristics and laid back atmosphere. A hidden gem that experiences less skier traffic than its neighbors to the north, Crested Butte Mountain Resort is a great destination for skiers and riders looking to avoid the crowds and experience some of the country’s most extreme terrain. 

Altitude

  • 3706m
    Summit
  • 933m
    Vertical Drop
  • 2773m
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 4
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • 5
  • 15
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    26%

  • Intermediate Runs

    57%

  • Advanced Runs

    14%

  • Expert Runs

    3%

  • Runs

    121

  • Terrain Parks

    4

  • Longest Run

    4 km

  • Skiable Terrain

    626 ha

  • Snow Making

    120 ha

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening Ski Season: 22/11/2017
  • Days Open Last Year: 145
  • Projected Closing Ski Season: 08/04/2018
  • Projected Days Open: 131
  • Years Open: 56
  • Average Snowfall: 762cm

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Crested Butte Mountain Resort Reviews

  • Greg La Branche


    • 4
    21st April 2017

    Full review

      This may be the ski vacation place for you if you are a die hard skier or snow-boarder. Even if one is...
     
  • Elizabeth Fossum


    • 5
    1st April 2017

    Full review

      I was introduced to CB back in 2005 and fell head over heels with this awesome town. We have since moved from...
     
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