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Crested Butte Real Estate Report

As we approach what many locals consider to be the most exciting time of year– summer – it’s time to reflect on how the real estate market is doing.  It’s a question many realtors are frequently asked.  Most realtors would love to say that real estate is doing “awesome”, and many may be tempted to report just that.  Some may declare that it is a “Buyers” market or a “Sellers” market.  However, we look at the statistics to tell us what is happening in Crested Butte area real estate.  This is an update to our twice-yearly report on the different sectors of the Crested Butte real estate...

Ponderosa 2C, 17 Treasury Road

Featured Listing

Ponderosa 2C: 2 Bed | 2 Bath | 946 Sq. Ft. | $450,000

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

Conveniently located just a short walk to the slopes and the Mt. Crested Butte town center. This south facing condo has glorious mountain views, a spacious covered deck, a garage, new hardwood flooring in the living/dining area and a beautiful pecan ceiling in the master bath.  ...

267 Squaw Gulch Lane

Featured Listing

267 Squaw Gulch Lane: 4 Bed | 4.5 Bath | 5,858 Sq. Ft. | $3,950,000

Area: Red Mountain Ranch

Enjoy it all at 267 Squaw Gulch Lane, Red Mountain Ranch- privacy, magnificent views, nature, and high-end custom features throughout.  Nestled amongst the aspens and pine trees, and sitting high above the valley floor, this four bedroom, four and a half bath, three-car garage, 5,858 sq. ft. home offers the very best of Crested Butte living with some of the...

538 Plaza, Mt Crested Butte

Weekly Featured Listing

Plaza #538: 2 Bed | 2 Bath | 1,055 Sq. Ft. | $435,000

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

Walk to the slopes! One of the nicest residences in the Plaza building located only 100 yards from the main Silver Queen lift. Just completed...a full renovation of this two bedroom, two bath condo featuring knotty alder trim & doors, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, porcelain tile floors, new lighting, paint & carpet plus it comes with a brand new furnishing...

WestWall Lodge C102 Mt. Crested Butte

Weekly Featured Listing

WestWall Lodge C102: 3 Bed | 3.5 Bath | 2,090 Sq. Ft. | $1,595,000

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

Currently the most affordable three bedroom WestWall residence on the market! This west-facing, ski-in/ski-out residence is being offered with a very elegant furniture and decorator package. A large floor plan gives this residence a very spacious feel. WestWall ownership comes with additional privileges including the extensive amenities the onsite Alpine Club has...

Donation Day

Donation & Opening Day Outlook

Crested Butte Mountain Resort is excited to announce our Opening Day theme this year is “Gratitude.” We are thankful for a multitude of reasons this year – including our employees, our guests, our families, Mother Nature, and much, much more! We begin the start of lifts spinning with Donation Day on Wednesday, 11/22 with $15 lift tickets where 100% of lift ticket proceeds benefitting the Crested Butte Snowsports Foundation. Kids 6 and under, as always, do ski free on Donation Day! On Donation Day, stop by Coal Breaker Coffee in the Treasury Center to sign the...

Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

Chateaux Condo #408D 3 Bed | 3 Bath | 1,094 Sq. Ft. | $329,000

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

One of the least expensive three bedroom condos on the mountain.  Chateaux is an easy walk or a quick free shuttle ride down to the ski area. Good rental history and offered furnished.  Two lock off bedrooms offer flexibility in use and rentals. The complex has a heated outdoor pool, hot tub, and sauna for year-round relaxation, bike wash and storage. The free shuttle stops right in the complex. Two large owner's lockable closets.  Wood burning fireplace...

Crested Butte What’s New at Crested Butte Mountain Resort this Winter?

What’s New at Crested Butte Mountain Resort this Winter?

Last winter was an incredible time to be at Crested Butte Mountain Resort.  The resort received 324 inches of snowfall – with nearly 10 FEET of snow falling in a 10 day span in January – and offered a plethora of new amenities to help guests take advantage of all of that snow.  Whether it was women’s specific ski programs that chased the powder, the new Montana Crystal Glide Finish automated tuning machine to make sure you beat your friends down the slopes, or Coal Breaker Coffee Co. slinging made-to-order breakfast sandwiches, crepes and coffee all day long; there were upgrades and...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

Wood Creek #403: 3 Bed | 3 Bath | 1,143 Sq. Ft. | $335,000

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

A three bedroom, three bath well-kept condo on the fourth floor with southwest facing views. Recent upgrades include granite counter-tops, kitchen & bathroom tile floors, fresh paint and new hot water heater. Wood Creek exterior has undergone many recent improvements with a new roof, stucco finish, painting, structural work, and added fire pit. The property is offered fully furnished with buyer incentive of 6 months PAID dues at closing. Wood Creek is...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

The Yellow Ranch House: 4 Bed | 3.5 Bath | 3,523 Sq. Ft. | $3,199,000

Area: Crested Butte

Own a piece of history in Crested Butte.  A longtime landmark for local residents and visitors, the home sits on 7.28-acres with a pond and is surrounded by 140 acres of open space that are owned by the Crested Butte Land Trust. Views are endless!

The main house has 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, mudroom, a cozy living room/kitchen area with a huge...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

710 West Gothic - 4-plex | 3,072 Sq. Ft. | $470,000

Area: City of Gunnison

Great 4-plex with southern exposure located near the high school. 3 two bed, 1 bath apartments, and one 1 bed, 1 bath apartment.  The entire complex was remodeled in 2008 with fresh flooring, bathrooms, and kitchens. The building has covered parking on the East side as well as 4 parking spaces in the front. Units are all occupied with leases to next summer.  On-site shared laundry.  The tenants pay the utilities.  (9/18)

Contact: Carl Moyer...

Crested Butte This Month in the Butte

This Month in the Butte

It’s September in Crested Butte and that means the aspens are starting to turn golden and the days are a bit cooler. Fall is one of the most beautiful times of year here in the Butte! We encourage everyone to get outside, soak in the gorgeous scenery and add these great events to your vacation’s itinerary.  

Full Moon at Ten Peaks | September 6

Hike or bike to the Umbrella Bar at Ten Peaks and enjoy a sunset dinner with dessert under the moonlight. Tickets may be purchased at the Adventure Center or...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

35 Links Lane - 3 Bed | 3.5 Bath | 2,359 Sq. Ft. | $820,000

Area: Skyland

The views captivate from this corner location Links town home that sits high on a hill overlooking the Skyland golf course, and facing west for spectacular sunsets over the mountains. A comfortable, open floor plan on the main level has large windows to bring the outside in. The beautiful stone fireplace warms up the spacious living room on chilly nights, and a nicely appointed kitchen opens into the large dining area for easy entertaining. The top floor master bedroom...

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

As the sun rose over Mt. Crested Butte friends and family gathered to witness the great eclipse of 2017. While the moon only covered 89% of the sun, the air temperature dropped and the aspens cast beautiful crescent shapes. It was a memorable day and we hope you continue to make more memories with your loved ones this week in the Butt! 

Mt. CB Farmers Market | August 24

New for Summer 2017, we are proud to host a weekly farmers market on Thursdays throughout the summer. Don’t miss this opportunity to...

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

Cooler temps, the whisperings of the first golden aspen leaves and tacky mud. All telltale signs that summer is quickly fading to fall here in Crested Butte. However, there’s still a few weeks left of summer! Be sure to take full advantage of this beautiful weather and these great events. 

Twilight Lift Hours | August 16 & 18

Twilight Hours are a great time to be exploring the resort. With unlimited chairlift rides on the Red Lady for just $8 from 4:30 - 7 pm every Wednesday and Friday! 


Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

It’s hard to believe that it’s already the second week of August. Fall will be here before we know it… Event this morning the air was slightly colder and low hanging fog clung to the Peak. Wildflowers have peaked and soon we will be searching for the first golden aspen leaf of the season. Don’t worry though, there’s still plenty of time to enjoy the last few weeks of summer here at the Butte! Make sure to check out these events happening this week! 

Twilight Lift Hours | August 9 & 11

Twilight Hours are a great time to be exploring the resort. With unlimited chairlift...

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

We can’t believe it’s already August! This summer has been jam packed with tons of events, sunshine and big smiles! There’s still plenty of time to join the fun this summer! Be sure to check out these great events happening this week! 

Mountain Manners Car Camping & Campfire | August 2

Mountain Manners was created as a response from locals about "loving our public lands to death.” Collaboratively conceived and sponsored by the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival, Mountain Manners...

Crested Butte Maximizing Your Time at Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Maximizing Your Time at Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Whether visiting Crested Butte Mountain Resort for a conference, event or simply for fun, there will likely be at least one moment where you think, “How can I kill some time before my next obligation or activity?” Luckily, Crested Butte Mountain Resort offers a wide variety of options – both casual and adventurous – to fill any time voids that your schedule may dictate. 

Here are a few of our favorite ways to spend some time at Crested Butte Mountain Resort.

15 Minutes 

A quick stop at Coal Breaker Coffee Co. located conveniently within the Treasury...

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

It’s hard to believe it’s already the last week of July. Summer has been flying by here at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, there’s been tons of live music, wildflower walks and gravity fed adventures. Don’t miss these great events going on this week! 

Crested Butte Wine & Food Festival | July 26 - 30

The Crested Butte Wine & Food Festival takes place each July. Striving to create a wine and culinary festival that complements the array of amazing offerings in the towns of Crested...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

39 Cinnamon Mountain Road - 4 Bed | 4.5 Bath | 4,340Sq. Ft. | $1,850,000

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

A large Mt. Crested Butte family home that features both in-floor and forced air heat, vaulted ceilings, huge stone wood burning fireplace, tons of glass, awesome views, plus a large media/game room. In addition, there is an office/loft and a completely finished in-floor heated 3-car garage with oversized garage doors. A gourmet kitchen features Wolf, Sub-zero and Bosch appliances, concrete countertops and Thurston cabinets. Huge decks and a...

Crested Butte Wildflowers by Hike

Wildflowers by Hike

Anytime you are hiking in the mountains it is necessary to be prepared. Don’t forget an extra layer, water, rain jacket, snack, sunscreen and a map. Bringing a camera and friends is also highly encouraged!

Woods Walk

For an afternoon stroll, head to Woods Walk just west of town on Kebler Pass Road (0.2 miles). Park on the left side of the road, and cross carefully. This trail is relatively flat, with only 200 feet in elevation gain over about 2.8 miles. Take in the incredible views of the Paradise Divide, Mt. Crested Butte and town. Aspen groves with open...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

Emmons #325  - 1 Bed | 1 Bath | 560 Sq. Ft. | $239,000

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

Great opportunity to own at the base of the mountain. Fully renovated condo located steps away from the slopes featuring knotty alder trim & doors, granite countertops, Italian tile, stainless steel appliances, porcelain tile floors, new lighting, paint & carpet plus it comes fully furnished. Two balconies, wood burning fireplace, off street parking and low dues....

Crested Butte Wildflowers by Bike

Wildflowers by Bike

Throughout the summer months, Crested Butte’s lush and mountainous landscape transcends into a natural palette of color.  It is no wonder that the Wildflower Capital of Colorado features some amazing bike rides with access into these stunning hues of blue, pink, purple, white and yellow.

Below are a few of our favorite mountain bike trails to experience the awe-inspiring wildflowers in and around Crested Butte.

Trail #401

Known far and wide as one of the top ranked mountain bike trails in the world, Trail 401 is a sight to behold during the summer...

Crested Butte Wildflowers by Car

Wildflowers by Car

Often, the best views of wildflowers are not accessible by vehicle, but that is not the case in Crested Butte.  As the Wildflower Capital of Colorado, Crested Butte offers stunning views and access to the wildflowers from nearly everywhere, including some locations right off of the road.

Below are a few of our favorite locations to find the best wildflowers from the comfort of your car.

Washington Gulch Road

Winding through fields and pastures, next to mountain streams and in the shadow of some iconic peaks, Washington Gulch Road would be a beautiful...

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

This Week in the Butte

This time of year, rain showers continue to freshen the air, wildflowers and aspens. Mountain bike trails return to their tacky delightful state and streams babble just a little bit louder. Monsoon season in Crested Butte can mean morning sunshine and afternoon thunder storms. Be sure to start your adventure early and pack a rain jacket just in case. 

Mountain Manner Half Day Hike | July 19 

The shorter half day hike allows you to focus exclusively on the Mountain Manners skills you came to...