Western Slope

Western Slope Travel Guide

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Hotels in Western Slope

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 Western Slope

The beloved roaster pours scruffy mountaineers their morning cup in a former coal shed plastered with vintage license plates.

Things to do in Western Slope

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.