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This Week in the Butte

Welcome to another week in paradise. With 1,547 acres of open terrain there’s plenty of options to ski, ride or snow bike! We are currently 173% of our average base depth. Plus, we have great events coming up this week! 

Prater Cup | February 23 – 26

Crested Butte’s marquee annual youth ski race will bring 250 of Colorado’s top 12 and 13 year old alpine ski racers to Crested Butte. The Prater Cup is always a blast for competitors, their families and fans alike. Look for some high speed skiing and tons of fun...

This Week in the Butte

Sunshine returns after a storm cycle that deposited almost three FEET of snow. Temperatures were warm but the skiing and riding was super fun! Soak up the sun (and the sunscreen) while you enjoy the great events going on in the Butte this week. Plus, love is in the air! Celebrate Valentine’s Day by sharing a chair at Crested Butte Mountain Resort! 

Valentine’s Day at WoodStone | February 14

Take your someone special on a Valentine's date that's sure to delight! Enjoy a special Valentine's...

This Week in the Butte

February is competition season which means there are incredible athletes joining us for a multitude of competitive events. Be sure to get inspired and watch as athletes take on the extremes as well as the park. Crested Butte makes for the perfect venue for athletes and spectators alike! 

Freeride World Qualifiers | February 10 – 12 

Crested Butte Mountain Resort and the International Freeskiers and Snowboarders Association will host a 4 Star Qualifying event in...

This Week in the Butte

It’s starting to feel a bit like the classic movie “Groundhog Day” around here. Fitting since the beloved holiday is this Thursday! Every day Crested Buttians eat, sleep, ski and repeat. Break up your day and start February off right with these great events! 

IFSA Junior Regional Freeskiing Competition | February 4 -5 

The International Freeskiers and Snowboarders Association was established in 1996 by freeskiing pioneer Shane McConkey. The Junior Big Mountain Freeskiing and...

Weekly Featured Listing

43 Vista Court, Skyland Golf Community - 3 Bed | 3.5 Bath | 3567 Sq. Ft. | $1,500,000

Area: Crested Butte

Million-dollar mountain and river views from this immaculate riverfront home. The main level features a very open living area with vaulted ceilings, log beams, hardwood floors, ceiling fans, decorator lighting and a large, stone wood burning fireplace.  The spacious kitchen is perfect for entertaining.  Two decks allow for fantastic sunrise and sunset...

This Week in the Butte

Crested Buttians love the outdoors and multisport days! This week offers the best of our favorite activities; skiing, snowboarding, uphill skinning, fat biking, dancing, arm wrestling and partying in GORE-TEX. Bring your friends to the Butte this week and enjoy great snow and great events!

gO SkiMo Race Series | January 25

gO Ski Mountaineering races are free and feature a new course each week with free food, raffle prizes and free beer after each race thanks to Griggs Orthopedics. Race...

This Week in the Butte

After snowmageddon I’m sure we could all use a break from shoveling and then more shoveling. Lucky for you Crested Butte Mountain Resort has great events in store for you this week. Including our first CB Unplugged Concert featuring Kyle Park! Get your fill of great music and friendly competition in before the snow returns. 

gO SkiMo Race Series | January 18

Presented by Griggs Orthopedics, these mountaineering races are free and feature a new course each week with free food, raffle prizes and free beer...

Snowmageddon with CBMR Athlete Rob Dickinson

Whoever started the hashtag #burythebutte surely had no idea how prophetic it would become.

The Butte hath been buried. 

Work.  Ski.  Shovel.  Sleep.  Repeat.  This is my life lately, and I am tired and sore and happy beyond words. 

I have lived in snow country of some sort my whole life, and nearly every vacation I have been on of my own doing has been to some other snowy locale.  At 13 I slept out in a tent in my parents’ backyard in the Blizzard of ’93 in the Northeast; I’ve been in Haines, Alaska in all-time pow; I’ve had my Heli grounded by snow in Golden, BC, and...

This Week at the Butte

This Week at the Butte

Wow! What an awesome week it has been! Mother Nature has decided to give us on of the best Decembers in recent memory by delivering 10 Feet of snow by the New Year! With this storm track that keeps on refilling our slopes, we could see up to 30 inches of new snow by Friday. In addition to all this wonderful white stuff, we have a few happenings to keep on your radar.

gO Skimo Mountaineering Series – January 4 at 5 pm

Test your metal in the first of our gO Skimo Ski...

This Week at the Butte

It’s time to get geared up for the New Year! This week at the Butte, we have lots of events to get you stoked for the rest of the season, as well as some to help mitigate that New Year’s hangover and help you forget those resolutions that you’re not going to keep.

Warren Miller Presents: Here, There & Everywhere – December 30

This Friday, gear up for the season with Warren Miller’s newest flick, Here, There & Everywhere. The film will have two showings at...

Fall Has Arrived!

Fall has arrived and the leaves are changing colors here in Crested Butte!  Hike, bike or drive your way to Crested Butte this weekend to be awed by the abundance of gold surrounding the mountain and town. But, don’t fret if you can’t make it this weekend as Kebler Pass is peaking with color slightly slower than its neighbor to the east.  Both this weekend and next weekend are sure to be wonderful times to see the gorgeous autumnal colors in the area!  With the Evolution Bike Park, lifts and Adventure Park open this Saturday and Sunday (9:30am – 5:00pm with the exception of the Silver...

Weekly Featured Listing

Hawk's Rest Ranch - 2 Bed | 2.5 Bath | 2543 Sq. Ft. | 35 Acres | $875,000

Area: Rural Gunnison

Incredible mountain and valley views from this very private 35-acre ranch retreat. Hawk's Rest Ranch features a custom built home with attached over-sized garage. Very open and bright floor plan featuring wide plank Ash wood floors.  Spacious master suite with large soaking tub and outdoor access to hot tub on the covered porch. Ceasar stone...

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Star Mountain Ranch - Lot #24 | $329,500

35.44 Acres

Area: Rural Gunnison

The BEST homesite at Star Mountain Ranch. Incredible views of The Castles, Carbon Peak, The Anthracites and Red Mountain. 357-acres of common horse pasture for homeowner use. Very close by to National Forest and West Elk Wilderness. Well in place. Three-acre building site is cleared and ready for your home to be built. Fishing rights on Carbon Creek....

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#12 Silver Ridge - 16 Snowmass Road | $1,825,000

3 Bed | 3.5 Bath |  2,808 Sq. Ft.

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

SKI IN-SKI OUT in Mt Crested Butte. Step out of your door and into your skis and you're off for an adventure from this rare offering in Silver Ridge...one of THE MOST AMAZING "ONE OF A KIND" condominiums at Crested Butte Mt. Resort. As an end unit, this home lives large at just under 3000 sq ft while the vaulted ceilings and open floor plan create the sumptuous...

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Emmons #433 | $250,000

2 Bed + Loft | 2 Bath | 794 Sq. Ft.

Area: Mt Crested Butte

Price Reduced - Fantastic, affordable condo, in one of the best locations at the base area of Mt. Crested Butte...only a few hundred feet from the ski lifts.  Beautifully remodeled featuring granite tile counters, stainless appliances, custom cabinets and lighting. There is plenty of room for the family in the spacious bedrooms and large sleeping loft that can...

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Redstone #45 | $249,000

2 Bed | 2 Bath | Bonus Room | 1276 Sq. Ft.

Area: Mt Crested Butte

Walking distance to the slopes, base area, restaurants and town shuttle service. Located on the top floor of the Evergreen at Redstone complex.  Offered fully furnished and with full kitchen and linen package - move in ready! This spacious condo has vaulted ceilings, a working gas fireplace, large loft to accommodate large groups AND offers a large 270+ Sq. Ft. bonus/...

3 Ways to Maximize Your Summer Vacation in Crested Butte

Summer time in Crested Butte is short and sweet—just like your vacation (but hopefully more sweet, than short!). Which means you’ll want to maximize your time while you’re here. So I’ve complied a short list below detailing how to get the most out of your summer vacation in Crested Butte!

Plan Ahead

Whether you’re mountain biking, hiking, SUPing, or just here to enjoy the charm of downtown Crested Butte, you’ll want to know exactly what you’re getting into before you arrive. If you’re looking to rent mountain bikes for your stay, check out our...

Do You Know Your ‘Mountain Manners?’

July 4th is coming up this weekend, and it means one thing:  we’re in full on summer mode in Crested Butte!  Which is to say, visitors and locals alike are enjoying the abundant sunshine, the sweeping views, and the myriad of sports and activities that can be enjoyed in our little corner of the Rocky Mountains.  

But with great fun, and incredible natural beauty, also comes great responsibility.  As more folks are realizing what an incredible place Crested Butte is, we have to make sure we're all preserving the natural habitat that surrounds us, and following a few easy rules....

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...

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...

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22 Castle Road #2 | $219,000

2 Bed | 2 Bath |  884 Sq. Ft.

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

 

PRICE REDUCED:  Mt Crested Butte affordable condominium with low monthly HOA's. Sweet 2 level unit with 2 beautifully tiled baths, laundry, wood burning fireplace, freshly painted, with gorgeous western mountain views. There is a small deck off the dining area through a slider for easy BBQ and a small deck off the front to sit and soak up the sunset views....

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Grand Lodge # 180 | $89,000

Studio | 1 Bath |  480 Sq. Ft.

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

 

BACK ON THE MARKET - the only air conditioned Grand Lodge Condo: Base area location - just steps away from the bus stop, restaurants, world class skiing, hiking and biking. This spacious, first-floor corner king suite is the only air conditioned condo in the Grand Lodge.  It also features a larger living room space than most one bedroom units, has upgraded furniture, new carpeting throughout, a full desk and high ceilings not offered in most...

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710 Skyland Drive | $3,200,000

5 Bed | 3.5 Bath | 4,192 Sq. Ft

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

 

NEW LISTING:  Beautiful timber home with stellar lake and mountain views located at the Skyland Golf Community.  This home, which has been featured in Timber Home Living Magazine, is a stunning one-of-a-kind rustic mountain retreat overlooking Lake Grant, boasting expansive views of Crested Butte Mountain, Whetstone Mountain, and Paradise Divide. Designed by architect, Gary Hartman, this spectacular home is crafted of native stone, reclaimed...

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Treasury Point #6 | $725,000

4 Bed | 3.5 Bath | 2,465 Sq. Ft

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

 

NEW LISTING:  Beautiful 4 bed, 3.5 bath, 2,465sft townhome less than a block from the slopes. Large, heated two-car garage. Incredible views of Paradise Divide from the main deck and master deck. Large living area ideal for entertaining. Kitchen has a large granite island and lots of cabinet space. Snow melt system in the driveway. Bus shuttle to resort stops right in front. Great rental history. Tastefully decorated and offered fully...

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Wood Creek #307 | $265,000

2 Bed | 2 Bath | 880 Sq. Ft

Area: Mt. Crested Butte

 

NEW LISTING:  This well-kept condo is on the third level with south facing beautiful views of Mt. CB, Whetstone and town. Recently renovated with granite counter-tops, stainless appliances, upgraded bathrooms, tile floors and newer carpet. The property is offered with a decorative furnishing package. Wood Creek is located just a short walk to the WestWall ski lift. Great opportunity close to the slopes! (02/10/16)
 

 

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