Crested Butte

Crested Butte Mountain Resort sits at Mount Crested Butte and is a full scale ski resort. There's lots of groomed beginner and intermediate runs as well as some famous expert terrain. There is everything you would expect from a ski town here, from slope side lodging to the historic downtown. Besides skiing, there are tons of activities to enjoy. The Adventure Park offers a climbing wall, mini golf, bungee trampolines and a tubing hill. Crested Butte has a unique snowcat driving experience where you can actually drive a snowcat! There are cross country skiing and other winter activities nearby. There is a free shuttle to get around. It goes to and from the historic town. Crested Butte has lots going on to suit many different interests.


Location Crested Butte Mountain Resort is located in Crested Butte in western Colorado. It is 230 miles from Denver.
Airports Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional Airport- 30 miles
Montrose Regional Airport- 96 miles
Denver International Airport- 254 Miles
Season Length November to April (typical length, depending on weather)
Hours 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Mountain Info

Acres 1167
Base Elevation 9375 ft
Summit Elevation 12,162 ft
Vertical Rise 2787 ft
Avg. Annual Snowfall 300 in
Lessons Yes
Rentals Yes
Terrain Park Yes
Snowcat Skiing No
Cross Country Skiing Offsite
Night Skiing No
Trails 121
Longest Run 2.6 Miles
Terrain 23% Beginner
57% Intermediate
20% Advanced
Lifts 4 high speed detachable quads
2 fixed grip quads
2 triple chairs
3 double chairs
3 surface lifts
2 magic carpets
Amenities Full scale resort amenities
Trail Map Link Crested Butte Trail Map
Crested Butte Teocalli Bowl Trail Map
Ski Town Crested Butte is a true ski town with everything you would expect there. Upscale restaurants and spas to budget hotels and bar and grills.
Summer Crested Butte is a full scale summer resort and there's lots to do here in the summer. Activities include hiking, biking, zip line and more. Weddings can be held here. There are festivals and events throughout the summer.