Gunnison / Crested Butte is nestled among almost two million acres of pristine wilderness in southwest Colorado. The area is known to winter sports enthusiasts for world-class alpine skiing and snowboarding, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and ice fishing. Gunnison / Crested Butte is also a haven for outdoor summer activities. In the warmer months, visitors enjoy recreational activities, such as hiking, mountain biking, boating, whitewater rafting, kayaking, fly-fishing, camping and horseback riding. Year-round visitors enjoy distinctive restaurants, unique shops and stimulating cultural opportunities, and have a wide range of lodging options from rustic inns to guest cabins and bed-and-breakfasts to full-service resort hotels.