Spring Breakers booking in Crested Butte, Colorado

Who wouldn’t want to head to the mountains for Spring Break!  I am in!skiing 5

Crested Butte News reports that numbers rise at ski area and flights bringing in more people than in 2015.

It’s hard to believe that Spring break is just a few weeks away.  The area is steadily growing busy at Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) and around the valley. The community can expect a steady but manageable level of activity.

“Numbers are climbing,” says Erica Mueller, director of innovations and relations at CBMR. Each weekend from now until spring break, the resort is showing high occupancy levels.

downhill ski 2Overall, February room nights are up 19 percent over last year, and Mueller expects the weekends of February 20 and February 27 to be hoppin’. March is about flat to last year—though there’s still time for that to change.

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Lunar Fun

Lunar Bar Mt CB

 

Celebrating the FULL Moon ~ Snowshoers hiked, fat bikers pedaled, and skiers meet up at Ten Peaks, Mt. Crested Butte at the Umbrella Bar on Saturday, January 23 to celebrate the full moon. 

“We wanted to create a unique place at this premier spot on the mountain,” explains Larry Pirner, director of culinary operations at Crested Butte Mountain Resort.“We invite guests to come and enjoy some mountain hospitality, the best views in the west, and some great hand-crafted food. To add a fun European tradition, every afternoon a blast from a genuine Alphorn will welcome skiers and rider to the Umbrella Bar at Ten Peaks, reminding all that it is time for après ski to begin at this must-visit new location at the resort.”

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Crested Butte ~ Mountain Beauty

Beautiful Crested Butte ~ Sharing adventures of Crested Butte, Colorado

From trekking the paths of paradise, singletrack to nordic track skiing, big trout to big air ~ there is so much to discover in Crested Butte!   Sign up here to receive news, information on events, lodging and experience Crested Butte year roundcropped-sun-rie.jpg

Crested Butte has much to offer in the winter, summer and in-between. The mountain scenery is spectacular and recreational opportunities are endless.

 Crested Butte is known as “Colorado’s Last Great Ski Town” and “The Wildflower Capital of Colorado.” 

biking 2A definite town with much spunk, energy and friendly, fun-loving locals. Crested Butte offers just about everything an outdoor enthusiast desires: skiing, mountain biking, hiking, wildflower viewing, kayaking, fly-fishing, climbing, zip-lining, golf, mini-golf, festivals and much more.  There are a variety of lodging offerings; stay at the mountain’s Grand Lodge or other hotels on Crested Butte Mountain,  just minutes from town on the free shuttle bus.

Stroll down the streets and alleys and make sure to see all the historic buildings, most of which date back to the late 1800’s when Crested Butte was a bustling coal mining town.

Crested Butte offers much, from music and film festivals, unique and asnowy villageward-winning restaurants, variety of art galleries and shops. Crested Butte also hosts numerous special events such as the Wildflower Festival,  Wine & Food Festival,  Crested Butte Arts Fair and much more. 

Location: Southwest Colorado 231 miles southwest of Denver 28 miles North of Gunnison. Altitude: 8,885 feet

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