Crested Butte Ski Resort, nestled in the Colorado Rockies, offers a picturesque alpine experience with over 1,500 skiable acres and diverse terrain suitable for all skill levels. Renowned for its challenging steeps, extensive backcountry, and vibrant, historic town, the resort attracts both avid skiers and outdoor enthusiasts. Boasting stunning views, a laid-back atmosphere, and a charming downtown, Crested Butte provides a unique blend of adventure and relaxation, making it a sought-after destination for winter sports enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.
Where to stay in Crested Butte
Convenient lodging options at Crested Butte aresituated either at the base of the ski resort, Mt. Crested Butte, or in the charming town of Crested Butte itself. With just a 5 kilometre separation, accommodations offer easy access to both the slopes and the vibrant town. A complimentary shuttle bus system seamlessly connects the two areas, ensuring hassle-free transportation and allowing you to explore the best of both worlds effortlessly. Enjoy the flexibility to choose accommodations that suit your preferences while staying well-connected to the heart of the action.
Skiing Crested Butte
Spanning 1,547 acres in the stunning Colorado Rockies, Crested Butte Mountain Resort, offers diverse slopes – 18% beginner, 29% intermediate, 21% advanced, and 32% expert, showcasing its prowess in challenging double black diamond slopes. Boasting a remarkable vertical drop of 2,775 feet, extending to 3,062 feet with hike-to-terrain, this North American gem hosts extreme freeskiing championships, attracting thrill-seekers to its steep, rocky, and varied terrains, including bowls, chutes, glades, and mandatory cliff jumps.Embark on an unforgettable adventure at Crested Butte, where every turn promises excitement and breathtaking scenery.
Dining & Apres in Crested Butte
Crested Butte beckons with a culinary tapestry blending tradition and innovation. Start your day at Coal Creek Grill for a rustic breakfast. Sherpa Cafe charms with friendly vibes for lunch. As the sun sets, venture to The Last Steep Bar & Grill, celebrated for its diverse menu. Montanya Distillers crafts spirited après-ski experiences. Kochevar’s Saloon, with its historic charm, offers a nightcap. On the mountain, Divvy and Uley’s Cabin deliver upscale dining, while 9,380 Prime Restaurant & Bar fuses elegance and casual mountain vibes. In town, Django’s enchants with tapas, Secret Stash Pizza delights, and Bonez offers upscale Mexican fare. Crested Butte, a feast for the senses.