Crested Butte Ski Resort
Mt. Crested Butte, Colorado
Information Phone Number: 800-SKI-FREE
Snow Phone Number: 970-349-2323
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Vertical Drop: 2,775ft
Top Elevation: 12,162ft
Base Elevation: 9,375ft
Lifts: 13 (9 chairs, 4 surface)
Skiable Acres: 1,162 (550 for experts only)
Annual Snowfall: 298"
Longest Run: 2.6miles
Number of Trails: 85
Snowboards Allowed: Yes
Snowboard Features: Terrain Park
Cross Country Sking:
Cross Country Trails: 30 km
Directions: Crested Butte lies at the North end of the Gunnison Valley in Southwestern Colorado. The ski resort, in the town of Mt. Crested Butte, is three miles north of Crested Butte and has an elevation of 9,350 feet. Crested Butte is 225 miles southwest of Denver, and 28 miles north of Gunnison and the Gunnison County Airport via Highway 135.
From Denver, take Highway 285 South to Poncha Springs, Highway 50 west to Gunnison, then Highway 135 north into Crested Butte. From Colorado Springs take Highway 24 west to Highway 285, Highway 285 south to Poncha Springs, Highway 50 west to Gunnison, then Highway 135 north into Crested Butte.