If you love fresh powder, you definitely want to Ski Crested Butte. The mountain has some awesome terrain and the setting is spectacular. The town has a unique atmosphere and everyone feels welcome. The Crested Butte nightlife is is fresh and fun and the mountain offers family ski packages and a variety of discount lift tickets.
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Crested Butte boasts a 12,162 foot summit with 3,062 feet of vertical and 16 lifts that deliver you to 1,167 acres of terrain. There are 121 trails, 3 terrain parks and an average of 300 inches of annual snowfall. The terrain has something for everyone, including the advanced skiier. There is also a monster superpipe for some freestyle riding.
They also have a fantastic ski and ride school that is second to none. The instructors are very experienced and can help anyone beat the learning curve. This is one of the best Colorado Ski Trips that you will encounter.
CB is a fun welcoming town. They have worked hard to create a community atmosphere that guests and locals enjoy. You will not see anyone walking around in fur coats or driving their lamborgini's. This is a humble snow town.
For lodging there a plenty of Crested Butte vacation rentals or you can stay at one of the mountain hotels. The Elevation Hotel and Spa has moderate luxury accomodations.
We love the Brick Oven Pizzeria for a hot meal or the Buckaroo Beanery for morning coffee and breakfast.
If you are interested in the Crested Butte nightlife Kochevar's is a good stop for a cold beer and a game of pool or the Princess Wine Bar offers entertainment and a nice drink selection.