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Nursery

Crested Butte Nursery

Nursery

Two Months to Three Years Old
Our Baby Bear program, for infants, is staffed with qualified and caring individuals. We offer a two to one infant to attendant ratio. Cuddly Bears (16 months to 3 years) is for non-skiing toddlers. Each day includes organized activities, arts & crafts, games, music, lunch, snacks and quiet/nap time. Our Snowy Bears are children aged 2 to 3 years who want to add an on-snow experience with a one-hour private lesson. Ski equipment is included during lesson time only. Each parent needs to provide the proper clothing for the child to ski such as a hat, goggles and mittens.

Reservations 
Reservations must be made at least 5 days in advance in order to receive the reservation rate listed. For reservations please call (970) 349-2211.

2017-18 Pricing

Reservation RatesWalk-In-Rates

Regular

Infant / Toddler Full day
$130
$145
Infant/Toddler Half Day
$105
$119
Infant/Toddler Hourly*
$42
$57
Snowy Bears Full Day Only
$185
$200
 

Holiday

Infant/Toddler Full Day
$149
$165
Infant/Toddler Half Day
$125
$135
Infant/Toddler Hourly*
$55
$70
Snowy Bears Full Day Only
$199
$215
Date Range
12/18/17-1/4/18
2/18-2/24/18
3/10-3/23/18

Reservations

Reservations must be made at least 5 days in advance in order to receive the reservation rate listed. For reservations please call (970) 349-2211.

What to Expect

  • Nursery check-in is between 8:30 am - 10 am in the Whetstone building, which is directly downhill of the Silver Queen Chairlift.
  • Half Day pick-up is between 12 pm and 12:15 pm.
  • Full Day pick-up is between 3 pm and 4 pm.
  • Please bring a copy of your child’s vaccination records with you to the nursery.
  • Families desiring hourly care must drop their children off during the 8:30 am to 10 am registration time period.
  • We allow one pick-up and one drop-off per day, unfortunately we cannot accommodate mid-day visits as these tend to upset the children.
  • We are happy to accommodate nursing mothers.
  • Feel free to contact Nursery Supervisor at 970-349-2258 or email kporcelli@cbmr.com with any questions you may have.

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Nursery Groups

Baby Bears (2 months to 15 months)

Our baby bear program is staffed with qualified and caring individuals. We offer a two to one infant to attendant ratio.

Cuddly Bears (16 months to 3 years)

Our Cuddly Bear program is for non-skiing children. Each day includes organized activities, arts & crafts, games, music, lunch, snacks and quiet/nap time. 

Snowy Bears (2 years to 3 years)

Our snowy bears are toddlers aged 2 to 3 years who want to add an on-snow experience in a one-hour private lesson. Ski equipment is included during lesson time only. Each parent needs to provide the proper clothing for the child to ski such as a hat, goggles and mittens.

What to Bring

Baby Bears

  • 6 diapers and wipes
  • Change of clothes
  • Bottles Milk/formula
  • Baby Food
  • Comfort Items (blanket, pacifier, special toy, etc.)

Cuddly Bears

  • 6 diapers and wipes
  • Change of clothes
  • Comfort Items (blanket, pacifier, special toy, etc.)
  • Outdoor Play Clothes (optional)
  • Warm “under” clothes
  • Warm socks
  • Waterproof Jacket and Pants OR Waterproof Snowsuit
  • Waterproof Boots
  • Gloves
  • Hat
  • Eyewear (sunglasses or goggles)

Snowy Bears

  • 6 diapers and wipes
  • Change of clothes
  • Comfort Items (blanket, pacifier, special toy, etc.)
  • Outdoor Clothes (required)
  • Warm “under” clothes
  • Warm socks
  • Waterproof Jacket and Pants OR Waterproof Snowsuit
  • Waterproof Boots
  • Gloves
  • Hat
  • Eyewear (sunglasses or goggles)

Please Know: child’s weight, child’s height, and child’s shoe size (for rentals).