|| || Crested Butte gets blanketed by greater than average snow each snow season. Crested Butte is a mid-size ski hill having a roughly average drop from top to bottom when you compare it to other ski areas in the region. The 16 good ski lifts here will get you up the slope effectively. With the skiing land being 1,167 acres you will never be without terrain. The height difference of 2,775 feet is plenty for a great top to bottom run. All in all there are 121 slopes |
to select from; it's a delightful range. Crested Butte has lots of different ski slopes and many different ski lifts. This ski resort has a much lower than average ratio of demanding ski runs and a much higher than average proportion
|of intermediate or beginner ski slopes. Crested Butte is a magnificent place for the whole family with scores of easy ski slopes. The beautiful snow here gets very deep, 25 feet every year, and that is one of the greatest marks of this ski area. Crested Butte has a magnificent pick of ski slopes to match all abilities; it won’t leave anyone bored. The mountaintops of Colorado in the winter are a pleasant site for skiing and snowboarding. No need to hunt hard || ||
for accommodations, but you'd better reserve prior to departure as these accommodations fill up quick. Whether you're skiing or snowboarding, this is a vicinity with plenty of spots for that. The winter scenery of the Colorado peaks
and the good feeling of cruising down the ski slopes have loads of snow people coming here. Getting a bit of great exercise and just hanging out with your skiing pals will make you feel great.|
Special features: Terrain Park, Superpipe, Kids Park, Adaptive Sports Center, Nordic skiing
Crested Butte ski area management's own description
Crested Butte ski area Summer Info
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.|
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|These outdoors activities are available near Crested Butte ski area.|
| ||Ski Areas Near Crested Butte ski area:|
Irwin Lodge, Colorado
, 2 miles away|
2100 foot drop, 3 lifts, 15 runs
100% Expert & Adv.
Aspen Highlands, Colorado
, 17 miles away|
3635 foot drop, 4 lifts, 131 runs
52% Expert & Adv.
, 18 miles away|
2030 foot drop, 7 lifts, 41 runs
26% Expert & Adv.
Aspen Mountain, Colorado
, 18 miles away|
3267 foot drop, 8 lifts, 76 runs
65% Expert & Adv.
, 19 miles away|
4406 foot drop, 21 lifts, 84 runs
38% Expert & Adv.
Sunlight Mountain, Colorado
, 37 miles away|
2010 foot drop, 4 lifts, 67 runs
25% Expert & Adv.
, 48 miles away|
1162 foot drop, 7 lifts, 63 runs
58% Expert & Adv.
Beaver Creek, Colorado
, 49 miles away|
3340 foot drop, 25 lifts, 149 runs
38% Expert & Adv.
Ski Cooper, Colorado
, 52 miles away|
1200 foot drop, 5 lifts, 26 runs
40% Expert & Adv.
, 57 miles away|
3450 foot drop, 31 lifts, 193 runs
53% Expert & Adv.
| ||Whitewater Near Crested Butte ski area:|
East River, Gunnison
, 3 miles away, Class IV - 0.75 miles long (Gothic Bridge to above Stupid Falls)|
Oh Be Joyful Creek, Gunnison
, 6 miles away, Class V - 1 miles long (Ankle Breaker to Beaver Ponds)|
Slate River, Gunnison
, 7 miles away, Class V - 2 miles long (Beaver Ponds to Oh Be Joyful Campground)|