Crested Butte

Crested Butte Travel Guide

Articles about Crested Butte

By Brad Tuttle / Money
The opening day of a new ski season is usually quite a bash. Resorts often host champagne toasts and ceremonial rides on the season’s first chairlift up the hill, as well as the usual lively après ski scene with barbecues and live bands. One Color...
By Lanee Lee

The post-powder party heats up at these lively bars in ski towns from Aspen to the Andes.

By Kate Parham Kordsmeier
By Nina Fedrizzi
By Meg Lukens Noonan
What makes a great ski resort?Hard to say. In nearly 30 years on the slopes, I've had spectacularly memorable times fighting my way down Stowe's bulletproof hardpack, cruising the scored white boulevards of Utah's Deer Valley, flailing through a r...

Hotels in Crested Butte

Popular with groups and couples, this 10-room boutique hotel is set on a hillside just four miles from downtown and a short walk from the ski lifts at Mount Crested Butte. The public spaces are decorated in a classic ski lodge style, with high wooden ceilings and a large stone fireplace.

Restaurants in Crested Butte

Owner Craig Maestro dishes out fresh bagels, along with advice on where to find the best snow.

Things to do in Crested Butte

A wooden storefront in the center of the heritage coal-mining town, Lavish sells scarves, handbags, jewelry, and other accessories—all from limited-production artisan lines.