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Crested Butte Fall Has Arrived!

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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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....

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

#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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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/...

Crested Butte 3 Ways to Maximize Your Summer Vacation in Crested Butte

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...

Crested Butte Do You Know Your ‘Mountain Manners?’

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....

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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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....

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

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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Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

Black Bear #308 | $557,000

3 Bed | 2 Bath | 1470 Sq. Ft

Area: Mt. Crested Butte
 

PRICE REDUCED! Top floor three bedroom, two bath condo located steps away from the slopes and WestWall lift in the Black Bear Lodge. Enjoy views of Mt. CB with vaulted ceilings, nice furnishing package including stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, knotty alder cabinets and trim. Black Bear has a secure entrance with an inviting large lobby and ski lockers, heated parking garage, individual owner storage closets, outdoor hot tub and BBQ...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

The Lodge #503 Mountaineer Square | $870,000

3 Bed | 3 Bath | 1946 Sq. Ft

Area: Mt. Crested Butte
 

PRICE REDUCED! This luxurious corner unit features a spacious floor plan and numerous upgrades. Look out to unobstructed views to the north, west and south. Enjoy the amenities including heated garage, fitness center, hot tub & pool, front desk and a slopeside property.  Proven rental history.  Click through the link below for more information and photos. (01/21/16)

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Crested Butte Get Caught Being Safe + WIN!

Get Caught Being Safe + WIN!

Nothing spells winter stoke like being safe and lucky.

When you’re safe out on the ski hill, it means plenty more days of skiing and riding, injury free.  So how does luck factor in?

Members of the Crested Butte Mountain Resort Safety Committee will be on the lookout for guests who are “Caught Being Safe” throughout the month of January.  January is the National Ski Areas Association Safety Awareness Month and in addition to an awesome lineup of Safety Month events, our Safety Committee members will be rewarding good safety behaviors with a $10 CBMR Gift Card. Here...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

Prospect Homesites | Priced From $330,000
Area: Mt. Crested Butte
Approximately 1 Acre or larger

 

With the best slope side access and overlooking the majestic Elk Mountain Range, the ski, hike and bike in and out Prospect neighborhood is the no-compromise choice for private home sites in Mt. Crested Butte. Enjoy magnificent views of the North Face, Gothic Mountain and the East River Valley. Lot sizes range from .77-acres to 1.62-acres. Minimum square footage of homes is 2,000 sft and range up to 9,000 sft. 

Stop by the Crested Butte Resort...

Crested Butte Magic Meadows Yurt Dinner

Magic Meadows Yurt Dinner

Photo: Kurt Reise

Fine dining is an adventure in and of itself—the Chef prepares something unique, taking you through the evening one inspired dish at a time.  You leave feeling like you experienced something you haven’t before, satiated both in body and spirit.

But for those looking for something even bolder, there is a dining experience that is truly unique to Crested Butte, and it’s tucked away down a snowy trail that is illuminated by fire light. 

It’s an experience accessible to all ages.  The only prerequisite is a taste for adventure and willingness to...

Crested Butte Fire Trucks, Avy Dogs and Snowcats--Oh My!

Fire Trucks, Avy Dogs and Snowcats--Oh My!

The month of January is National Safety Month!  We want you to have an epic time while you’re visiting us at Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR), which means your safety is paramount to us.  We have a number of events going on throughout the month that are not only entertaining, but highlight the different ways Crested Butte and CBMR keep you safe, healthy and on the slopes all season long.

January 2 - Patrol Dogs in the base area, starting at 1pm and Safety Month info at the Guest Service Hut

January 2 –See a Snow Groomer at the top of Painter Boy lift, 10am-1pm

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Crested Butte The NEW Umbrella Bar at Ten Peaks

The NEW Umbrella Bar at Ten Peaks

Picture this:  You’ve been out all morning skiing some incredible runs, when you hear the distant call of the alpenhorn calling all skiers to the now open Umbrella Bar.  And what do you know, it’s the perfect time for a ski break.

Many things have changed at the top of Painter Boy run, and you’ll notice as soon as your chair comes out of the aspens.  Where once stood a small cabin, now a beautiful Umbrella Bar and cook’s kitchen sits, like a vision flown in from Europe. 

Depending on the day and what the weather is doing, the umbrella over the bar will either be down to...

Crested Butte Uley's Sleigh Ride Dinner

Uley's Sleigh Ride Dinner

The feeling in Tracker’s was giddy—the snow was falling an inch an hour outside, and most of us sipping our drinks at the bar were about to head out into the night on a sleigh pulled by a snowcat.  Giddy might be an understatement.

We were about to embark on a dining experience not many have had before—the Uley’s Sleigh Ride dinner at Crested Butte Mountain Resort is both a fine dining experience and a mountain adventure.  The beauty of this particular adventure, is it’s accessible to all ages, skiers or not.  It allows people that don’t ski or ride the opportunity to see the...

Crested Butte Weekly Featured Listing

Weekly Featured Listing

WestWall Lodge C301 | $1,950,000
Area: Mt. Crested Butte
4 Bed | 4.5 Bath | 2,395 Sq. Ft.

Luxury condominium located at the base of West Wall lift overlooking the slopes. The open floor plan is beautifully furnished throughout with high-end finishes including hardwood floors, custom wood ceiling beams, Knotty Alder trim and doors, stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, upgraded lighting and audio/ video package.  

This 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath residence can accommodate over ten guests comfortably with a luxury furnishing package and the...

Crested Butte December Bucket List

December Bucket List

The season is upon us, and with so many festivities lining out in December, it’s hard not to get a case of the warm-fuzzies.  Crested Butte is starting to glow with holiday lights and light poles are adorned with greenery.  So let’s tick off the events that make December a month to celebrate, and clink-glasses to another amazing year.

1. Santa Ski and Crawl – December 12

If you’re into world records, pub crawls and Christmas, this event is for you.  Join the world’s largest Santa ski this Saturday, and get a $23 lift ticket if you show up in your Santa suit (...

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