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Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Photo: Alex Fenlon

Photo: Alex Fenlon

Crested Butte Mountain Resort is off the beaten path and at the end of the road. Expert skiers will find plenty of thrills, while nearly 70 percent of the terrain is devoted to beginners and intermediates, making Crested Butte popular with skiers and board riders of all abilities.

 
Season dates and hours
 
November 23, 2017- April 8, 2018,  9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
 
Area (acres)
 
1,547 acres
 
What family-friendly amenities does your resort offer? 
 
One-base area, Trailhead Children’s Museum in the base area, Adventure Park which includes bungee trampolines, mini-golf, a rock climbing wall, and tubing. kid-friendly ski slopes, kid’s night out (evening program for kids 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.), complimentary ski storage if you lodge or rent from CBMR.
 
Adult lift ticket prices?
 
$117
 
Child lift ticket prices and at what age kids ski free?
 
Kids 6 and under ski free, Child (7-12) : $64; Teen (13-17) $105.
 
Is there on-site childcare and if so, what is the starting cost?
 
There is a nursery for 2 months- 3 years old. Full-day starts at $130. For more details visit http://www.skicb.com/information/nursery-0.
 
What is the the starting cost of ski/ride school? Ages?
 
Ski school starts at age of potty trained and goes up to 17. Group lesson with lunch starts at $175. If you buy multiple days there is a discount. Learn more at http://www.skicb.com/lessons-rentals/ski-ride-school/kids-lessons
 
Where can families go for deals on lift tickets/lodging or special promotions?
 
Best place to see the best deals is to visit www.skicb.com/deals. Kids ski free November 23 – December 15, 2017 and April 1 – 8, 2018, no strings attached.
 
What area (off-mountain) activities would appeal to families for their winter vacation? 
 
The Trailhead Children’s Museum, Adventure Park, which includes Bungee tramps, mini-golf, a rock climbing wall, and lift-served tubing. Other activities include Nordic Skiing (FREE 17 and under), Zipline (if over 70 lbs), Winter Trail Rides, Guided Snowmobile Tours, Heritage Museum, lodging base area with pools, and so much more.
 
Distance from Denver
 
228 miles
 
12 Snowmass Road
Mt. Crested Butte, CO
970-349-2211
www.skicb.com