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Summer hiking to summit of Mt. Crested Butte - Silver Queen

As a quick primer: If you've just arrived in Colorado, take a few days to acclimatize before you... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cowslower
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Lakewood, Ohio
Best ski area in Colorado

We absolutely love skiing here. The mountain has something for everyone, from long, easy greens to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RONALD D
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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This ski resort with its Victorian look offers all types of terrain for the skier.
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12 Snowmass Road, Crested Butte, CO 81225
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+1 800-810-7669
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Reviewed 2 days ago

With all the current construction going on in the base area, it is almost totally impossible to find any parking area and trying to get to many business' is even more difficult.

Thank westrain
Reviewed 2 days ago

As a quick primer: If you've just arrived in Colorado, take a few days to acclimatize before you try and conquer the summit at Mt. Crested Butte. The air - or lack thereof at 12,500 feet will remind you really fast that you don't live...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We absolutely love skiing here. The mountain has something for everyone, from long, easy greens to some extreme terrain for those more adventuous types. The town is the best ski town around, great for relaxing after a day on the slopes.More

1  Thank RONALD D
Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi RONALD D, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. As we approach some of the warmest days of the year, thoughts of snow are definitely starting to creep through everyone's minds. You're absolutely right about the variety of terrain on Crested...More

Reviewed July 14, 2018

For $370/night we were welcomed to bathroom carpet saturated with black-colored mold, bloody sheets on multiple beds, broken & severely outdated finishings and furniture complete with cobwebs, and dirty silverware on the carpet. Our small children were running around barefoot and within minutes, their feet...More

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Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ryan, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding your disappointing experience. We are very sorry to hear that the short amount of time that you spent in the unit you originally booked ruined your vacation. We strive to exceed our guests...More

Reviewed July 11, 2018

We stayed in a very nice condo here. We did some shopping and went up to the top of the mountain on a chair lift. A couple of days we spent some time just watching people and the children having fun on all the different...More

Thank Okie_GW
Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Okie_GW, Thank you for writing a review. It sounds like you enjoyed a very nice and relaxing visit to Crested Butte! The scenic chairlift rides are one of my favorite activities in the summer, particularly the Silver Queen Express which takes you close to...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018

Colorado is blessed with the Rockies but only one Range is blessed with Mt Crested Butte...12,300' or so above sea level. There in lies the secret that makes its Mountain Resort the world renowned and most endowed place in the colorful and special Elk Mountain...More

Thank james g
Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi james g, Wow, thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review. At Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) there is a pride to offer the extra 1% to all guests, regardless or age or where they originated. Employees and local residents...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Went for my wedding anniversary and fell in love with the town! I can't wait to get back. This was one of the best trips I have had!More

Thank Jolin P
Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jofrequenttraveler, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your time in Crested Butte! It's hard to communicate, but there is a different feeling that one gets when they come into Crested Butte - I think...More

Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Plenty of things to do outdoors for the whole family. Long drive from Denver but the view along the way is priceless. The ski condo we stayed in was your one bedroom kitchen/ living room ,bath. Nothing fancy. Old school style. King size bed. Yes...More

Thank NHgardengirl
Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Hello NHgardengirl, Thank you for your detailed review. While Crested Butte certainly is further from Denver than other Colorado mountain towns, the views make the drive quite pleasant. Of course, the true treat of Crested Butte is once you arrived as you mentioned. One of...More

Reviewed June 30, 2018

We visited Mt. Crested Butte for the second time, except this time it was summer. I wasn't sure what exactly what we were going to do so we decided to go hiking. We took the ski lift up and hiked through an easy path which...More

1  Thank Yanjipy
Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Hello Yanjipy, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It's always great to hear from guests who have visited during both the winter and summer seasons; each certainly offers its own advantages. It sounds like you may have hiked the Peak Trail...More

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

For my job I get to travel throughout the entire Intermountain West area. This is the last resort area in my territory that I had not visited. Just in my one night here it’s one of my favorites. One of the reasons I loved it...More

Thank Ed B
Zach P, Public Relations Manager at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Hi Ed B, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Crested Butte is certainly a special spot, and shall I say that you saved the best for last? There is a common saying in town that "you come for winter and stay...More

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Henny347
October 25, 2016|
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Response from Zach P | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Each individual condominium and hotel property in Crested Butte offers overnight parking for their guests. For guests who are staying in a home or further from the resort, day parking is... More
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LeAnn4040
February 1, 2016|
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Response from IDigWine | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of green, you will love Crested Butte. It was my first place to ski almost 28 years ago, no experience, no lessons, this is a great place to learn and develope your skill.
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