Current Deals Backcountry Package Stay Between: January 6 - February 15, 2014 Crested Butte Mountain Resort and Crested Butte Mountain Guides are partnering to create a vacation where exploring the backcountry, riding the resort, and returning ‘home’ to great accommodations come together. To get a taste of some of the 1.8 million acres of National Forest surrounding Crested Butte on skis or a snowboard, join Crested Butte Mountain Guides for a two-day intro to backcountry course. Then check out the infamous 1,547 acres of terrain at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. With all that skiing, a nice place to catch some zzz’s is important, which is why the resort has added in a lodging stay the Grand Lodge Crested Butte for four nights to round out this unique ski package to explore ‘Colorado’s Last Great Ski Town’. The package is bookable for certain dates this season, January 10 & 11 and February 7 & 8, for the backcountry portion of the trip. Spend four nights at The Grand Lodge and take a two-day guided back-country intro course. Package includes a 1-day lift ticket. Starting at $599 per person, based on double occupancy. Course dates: 2/7&2/8 Book Online, or call Crested Butte Vacations for more information 800-600-2803.