Okay, I am already thinking SKI SEASON! Wahoo! Crested Butte Ski Season Opens November 24th!
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.
Check out these ski / snow specs:
Annual Snowfall: 300.0in / 762cm
Area: 1547 acres
Base Elevation: 9375 ft / 2850 m
Summit Elevation: 12162 ft / 3698 m
Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Season Dates: November 2016—April 2017
Address: 12 Snowmass Rd Mt. Crested Butte, CO, 81225
Closest Airport: Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional GUC
Miles from Denver: 230
Crested Butte ~ 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.
Deals: Kids Ski Free Early : November 24- December 16, 2016 & April 1- 9, 2017
All kids ages 12 and under visiting Crested Butte Mountain Resort Nov. 24 – Dec. 16, 2016 and Apr. 1 – 9, 2017 ski or ride for free. No strings attached, no parent ticket required, no lodging stay required, no advance reservations necessary.
Another Deal: Save Big On Airfare this Winter
Receive up to a $300 airfare credit per person when you fly into the conveniently located Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) and stay at The Grand Lodge. Valid on nonstop flights from Chicago (ORD), Dallas (DFW), Houston (IAH) and Los Angeles (LAX) to the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport. * I personally am so excited my California friends and family can fly direct from Los Angeles. See you in CB!