It’s a week of high country fun and an old fashioned Independence Day Celebration all over the Gunnison Valley. The week include a host of holiday events including Crested Butte’s historic 4th of July Parade. It’s infamous, maybe even notorious as Elk Avenue closes down on July 4th for the wildest, rowdiest 4th of July…

The Best Live Music in Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley. Find great live music, by date, from local and touring musicians and bands playing in the Gunnison Valley (Mt Crested Butte, Crested Butte, Almont and Gunnison). Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley is an incredible place for live music! Both the resort and the…

Kick-off the summer grooving to Music on the Mountain. This free outdoor music event is presented by the Mt. Crested Butte Town Center Association and hosted at the Red Lady Stage at the Crested Butte Mountain Resort base area. Serving food, beverages, and fun for all ages. Rain or shine. Wednesday, June 26, 2024 Time:…

Crested Butte in the summer is a great place for outdoor fun. With miles of trails for hiking and biking, rivers and lakes for fishing, and plenty of other outdoor activities, the area offers something for everyone. For hikers and mountain bikers, the area is a paradise. With over 450 miles of easy fireroads, tame…

Crested Butte is a festival town, from excellent live music, art, wildflowers, mountain biking and film, this mountain mecca offers an array of special annual events that are worth planning your trip around. Crested Butte is set in one of the least known, most beautiful alpine landscapes in North America, and the charm and beauty…

Crested Butte offers thousands of acres of some of the world’s most renowned mountain bike country. The Gunnison Valley has more than 750 miles of singletrack mountain bike trails and is arguably considered the birthplace of mountain biking. You’d expect to find great product and support in regard to all things bike rentals, and in…

There is no better way to enjoy the unparalleled beauty of the Gunnison Country than from the comfort and safety of a legendary Jeep! Experience the majestic Elk Mountains surrounding Crested Butte, explore ghost towns in the vast alpine playground of Taylor Park. You will see stunning vistas, wildflower filled meadows and waterfalls, all while…

Crested Butte area rafting and kayak outfitters offer a great way to spend a day running one of Crested Butte’s whitewater rivers. Crested Butte whitewater rafting is a great way to experience the Gunnison Valley’s extensive network of mountain rivers carving through gorgeous wilderness areas. Trips of varying length and grade are offered by Crested…

Generally known as the birthplace of the mountain bike, Crested Butte is home to the best singletrack that Colorado has to offer. Boasting miles upon miles of high alpine bike trails Crested Butte has something for everyone, Whether you’re after fast, smooth singletrack or a steep, technical challenge, Crested Butte delivers. The town of Crested…