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This Week in the Butte

Crested Butte This Week in the Butte

It’s definitely starting to feel like summer here in Crested Butte! Opening Day was a huge success with plenty of smiles, high-fives and sunny skies! We’re excited for continued beautiful weather, blooming wildflowers and great events this weekend! 

Mountain Manners Wildflower & Natural History Hike | June 17

Do you love being in the backcountry but don’t know if you’re “doing it right?” Mountain Manners Courses are based in the Leave No Trace tenets and give you the low-down on low-environmental impact travel through wild, fragile places. Hikers, bikers, backpackers and car campers - come get smart about bringing the right gear; trail etiquette; choosing the best camp sites; making a low impact fire; preserving flora and fauna; “toilet” practices; dealing with trash; preserving water quality and more. Reference materials and fun SWAG provided at all classes! 

This hike allows plenty of time to learn about wildflowers and natural history, and see some gorgeous terrain!

Alpenglow Gallery Seasonal Opening | June 17

The Alpenglow Gallery is re-opening with the show “Wild”. Join them for food, drinks and music by DJ Scotty Sowers from 5:30 pm - 7 pm at the Lodge at Mountaineer Square.

Father’s Day at CBMR | June 18

Dads ride free on Father's Day!

Treat your dad to an awesome day on the mountain by bringing him to CBMR for Father’s Day! Purchase a Child (ages 7-17) single ride lift ticket for the Red Lady Express or the Silver Queen Express or purchase a one day Adventure Ticket for the CBMR Adventure Park and get a FREE ticket of the same type for Dad.

Valid only Sunday, June 18, 2017.