Here are the best Crested Butte / Gunnison Valley happy hours for the 2023 summer season. Grab some discounted appetizers and decompress with some tasty drinks before dinner at one of these great happy hour spots….. Butte 66 Bar & Grill 3:00 to 5:00 pm Sunday thru Friday From the Kitchen • Loaded Fries –…

With thousands of acres of backcountry access, the Gunnison valley offers one of Colorado’s best snowmobile playgrounds. Various public and private entities maintain an extensive trail system and local rental companies providing both guided and unguided rentals. Supplement your winter Gunnison Valley visit with a snowmobile day, it’s a fast and fun way to get…

Take a break on the slopes for some en-piste dining and drinks. Crested Butte Mountain Resort has three on-the-mountain food and drink stops. 1. Umbrella Bar at Ten Peaks The Umbrella Bar at Ten Peaks has quick comfort eats, cocktails, and signature views of the Gunnison Valley from the top of Painter Boy chairlift. New…

After a few days on the slopes, you may want to take a novel approach to winter fun and hit the back country with a sled dog tour. Once aboard a sled, you’ll discover a quaint and exciting way of experiencing Gunnison Valley’s backcountry. The views are spectacular and there are plenty of opportunities for…

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…

Alpenglow is back and better than ever in 2023. Join the Center for Arts in Crested Butte for the 31st summer of our free, community concert series. Rain or shine, music starts in Town Park at 5:30. Bring a chair, a blanket, and your dancing shoes! Local food vendors and a bar will be available…

Crested Butte, Colorado is known for its stunning mountain biking trails and is an ideal destination for mountain bikers of all skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert rider looking for a challenging ride, Crested Butte is sure to have something for you. From beginner trails along the Slate River to the renowned…

Crested Butte, Colorado, is a fantastic destination for horseback riding, thanks to its stunning mountainous landscapes and scenic trails. The area surrounding Crested Butte offers a variety of trails suitable for riders of different skill levels, from beginners to experienced equestrians. Horseback riding is a popular outdoor activity in the region, and it allows visitors…

Crested Butte, Colorado, is known for its vibrant New Year’s Eve celebrations. Fireworks: Crested Butte often hosts a spectacular fireworks display and torchlight parade to welcome the new year. The fireworks are usually launched from the ski area and can be seen from various vantage points around town. New Year’s Eve Parties: Many restaurants, bars,…