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Crested Butte Our Favorite 4th of July Schedule of Events

Our Favorite 4th of July Schedule of Events

Crested Butte offers a jam-packed schedule of fun for the whole family! 

Pancake Breakfast | 7 – 10 am

The 43rd annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast takes place from 7 – 10 am at the fire station in Crested Butte. Plan to wait in line for a minute, but there will be plenty of FREE entertainment while you wait. Proceeds benefit the Crested Butte Fire & EMS Department. Help support the department’s largest fundraising event of the year! 

4th of July Parade | 11 am

Happy birthday, America! The 4th of July parade kicks off at 11...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

948 Ridge Road - 3.64 Acres | $795,000

Area: Skyland Golf Community

Looking to build your dream mountain home? Great trade opportunity in the coveted Skyland Community of Crested Butte. This is a true one of a kind sanctuary! Private and wooded at the end of a cul-de-sac, this 3.64 acre homesite borders US National Forest and sits high above Skyland Golf Course. The price includes Dan Murphy designed house plans for a gorgeous custom home overlooking the golf...

Crested Butte Five Reasons to Wake Up for a CB Sunrise

Five Reasons to Wake Up for a CB Sunrise

Here are a few reasons, why you really should wake up for Crested Butte sunrises!

1. Nobody Else is Awake

The towns of Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte plus the hills surrounding our communities are very sleepy, especially at sunrise. Being one of the only people around to witness the beauty of a Crested Butte sunrise will make you feel so special. Often times, the spectacular colors of the sunrise will only last five minutes, which will make you feel even luckier to have seen those reds, pinks and oranges that are unique to the early morning.

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Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

Warming temps and melting snow mean summer is here! Celebrate the first day of summer this Wednesday at by joining us for Twilight Riding and Biking! The Red Lady Chairlift will be spinning until 7 pm. Plus, kick off the Crested Butte Bike Week by participating in the Powerade Pinnacle gO Bike Series beginning this week on Wednesday. We hope you spend the longest day of the year with friends and family at Crested Butte Mountain Resort! 

Twilight Riding and Biking | June 21 and...

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

It’s definitely starting to feel like summer here in Crested Butte! Opening Day was a huge success with plenty of smiles, high-fives and sunny skies! We’re excited for continued beautiful weather, blooming wildflowers and great events this weekend! 

Mountain Manners Wildflower & Natural History Hike | June 17

Do you love being in the backcountry but don’t know if you’re “doing it right?” Mountain Manners Courses are based in the Leave No Trace tenets...

Crested Butte June Happenings

June Happenings

This Saturday, June 10, Crested Butte Mountain Resort kicks off the Summer 2017 season! The Red Lady Express and Silver Queen Express start spinning at 9:30 am for the opening of the Evolution Bike Park as well as lift-accessed hiking. Let the kiddos release their energy on the bungee trampolines, the BagJump or the climbing pinnacle at the Adventure Park. Start the season off by stopping by the Evolution Bike Shop or Adventure Center to pick up a scenic lift ticket or Adventure Park ticket. For Father’s Day, June 18, purchase a child single ride lift ticket or Adventure Park ticket and...

Crested Butte Opening Weekend Insights

Opening Weekend Insights

Thanks to warm and dry weather, a very hard working Evolution Bike Park trail crew, and a successful dig day last week, we are thrilled to have such a robust opening planned for this weekend! Both the Red Lady and Silver Queen lifts will begin spinning for summer at 9:30 this Saturday morning. The Evolution Bike Park, Adventure Park and resort retail and culinary options will also be open. Furthermore, we’re hosting a Choice Pass Day for youth in the valley who are a part of the Choice Pass program. CBMR is donating lift and Adventure Park access for the day along with half price zipline...

Crested Butte Iconic Spots to Visit in Crested Butte Each Month This Summer

Iconic Spots to Visit in Crested Butte Each Month This Summer

While it’s safe to say you’ll love Crested Butte anytime of the year, the months during summer time unfold differently as the days go by.  June and September are on opposite ends of the warm-month spectrum, but each has incredible highlights that are unique to that particular time of year.  Below I’ve listed out the best places to visit to soak in the unique characteristics of each summer month, so no matter when you’re visiting Crested Butte this summer, you’ll get the best of the best.

June
Summer officially gives way, and the budding trees and flowers are...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

319 Hartman Rocks Drive | $369,000

3 Bed | 2 Bath | 1905 Sq. Ft.

Area: Rural Gunnison

Located four miles South of town right next to the beautiful Hartman Rocks Recreation. Enjoy fantastic mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing and cross country skiing...all just a few steps outside the front door. This home's outside area can accommodate boats, trailers, vehicles and many outdoor toys. The large south facing deck allows one to enjoy the crisp morning mountain air while...