Crested Butte

Things to do in Crested Butte

Uley Scheer was more clean-cut than the average man of the mountains, an incident involving liquor and town law enforcement landed him in the county jail. Though the namesake is a bit dubious, this remote restaurant in Crested Butte Mountain Resort offers Colordo fare with French influences.

The petite store sells high-end kitchen accoutrements.

Receiving about 25 feet of snowfall each year, this Colorado ski hill is renowned for its expert runs (double-black diamond)—some with up to 50 percent grades. Sixteen lifts provide access to the rugged and steep terrain, located in the Elk Mountain Range of the Rockies.

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.