GUNNISON-CRESTED BUTTE GETS ANOTHER DIRECT NON-STOP FLIGHT - June 30, 2015
Alaska Airlines will fly from LAX to GUC for the 2015-2016 Winter Season MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – JUNE 30 – Currently with direct non-stop flights from four major cities on two different airlines, Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) and the Gunnison Valley Rural Transportation Authority (RTA) are pleased to announce not only a new flight market, but also a new airline to its regional airport for the 2015-2016 winter season. This new agreement will bring a twice-weekly direct, ...
Powderade Pinnacle Mountain Bike Race Series Is Back - June 15, 2015
Powderade Pinnacle Mountain Bike Race
Series Is Back
Sponsored by Griggs Orthopedics allows for free registration for all
MT. CRESTED BUTTE,
Colo. – June 15 – Now in its 18th year, the Powerade Pinnacle
Mountain Bike Race Series continues to be a summer staple at Crested Butte
Mountain Resort (CBMR). The Evolution Bike Park offers the perfect race venue,
allowing both cross-country and downhill events for dirt racing enthusiasts of
all kinds. The weekly race series begins Ju...
It’s Summer Time in Crested Butte - June 02, 2015
It’s Summer Time in Crested Butte – time to
open the resort operations!
Lifts, Bike Trails, and More, starts June 13
MT. CRESTED BUTTE,
Colo. – JUNE 02 – Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) is excited for the
summer season to kick off on Saturday, June 13. The Red Lady and Silver Queen
Express lifts start spinning at 9:30 a.m., whisking hikers and bikers up to
explore the mountain. Restaurants, retail, kids’ programs and activities also
open to begin anot...
Gravity Slave is set for Crested Butte Bike Week - May 28, 2015
MT. CRESTED BUTTE,
Colo. – May. 28– Crested Butte Mountain Resort has put a lot of focus towards
their mountain biking terrain since 2009. The Evolution Bike Park is one of the
best bike parks in the state of Colorado, with 15 downhill specific trails
covering 15 miles. To add to the excitement around the bike park, the resort is
calling all downhill enthusiasts to compete in the Gravity Slave Downhill
Mountain Bike Race for some gravity-fed fun. The event is designed to coinc...
Live! From Mt. Crested Butte Lineup for 2015 The Annual Free Wednesday Night Concert Series at Crested Butte Mountain Resort - May 14, 2015
Live! From Mt. Crested Butte Lineup for 2015
The Annual Free Wednesday Night Concert Series at Crested Butte Mountain Resort
MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – May 14– Crested Butte Mountain Resort and the Mt. Crested Butte Town Center Community Association are excited to announce the 2015 summer line-up for the Live! From Mt. Crested Butte free Wednesday night concert series. From rock and roll to country, bluegrass and blues, the lineup is set to bring some great entertainment to the ...
A 3D ARCHERY COURSE – THE NEXT NEW THING AT CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT - May 14, 2015
A 3D ARCHERY COURSE – THE NEXT NEW THING AT
CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT
20 Targets along the 1.5 mile course
MT. CRESTED BUTTE,
Colo. – May 14 – Crested Butte, Colorado is known as a great ski resort, the
“Wildflower Capital of Colorado”, the Last Great Colorado Ski Town, the list
could go on. For hunting enthusiasts, Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley are
also well known for their wildlife and game. In fact, the Crested Butte Chamber
of Commerce has ...
WHAT’S NEW AT CRESTED BUTTE THIS SUMMER - April 16, 2015
What’s New This Summer at Crested Butte Mountain Resort Mining Sluice, Archery, and More Bike Trails MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – April 16 – One of the great things about living in a place with four seasons is the anticipation of the next season. In Crested Butte, this excitement is never ending. As the sun raises higher in the sky and temperatures rise, the resort is preparing for some new summer fun for bikers, families, kids, “miners” and even archers. Read o...
TEO 2 OPENS THIS SATURDAY AT 9 A.M. - February 25, 2015
This much anticipated opening will offer incredible skiing and riding at the resort this weekend MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – FEB. 25 – After a big announcement in November of the possibility of expanding skiing and riding to an area called Teo 2 at Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR), recent snow has given ample snow coverage to open this terrain for the first time ever. Teo 2 is an area just beyond the current Teocalli Bowl that is within ski area boundaries and has future plans...
DONATE FOOD FOR A $35 LIFT TICKET TO CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT - January 20, 2015
3 non-perishable food items per person to be donated to local food banksMT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – Jan. 20. – In an effort to help the local community, Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) is hosting a food drive on January 25th to support both the Crested Butte and Gunnison food banks. Guests who donate three non-perishable non-expired food items will receive a $35 lift ticket, valid for Sunday, January 25, 2015. “As a company we value the local community and want to do some...
MOUNTAIN LIFE + SONY'S ACTION CAM - A PERFECT FIT - December 23, 2014
Crested Butte Mountain Resort partners with Sony to offer free Action Cam loans MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – December 12 – In line with all the adventure to be found at Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) and the beauty that surrounds the area, guests can now capture their experience with Sony’s Action Cam. Recently, the resort signed a partnership agreement with Sony Action Cam to launch a loaner program in the base area giving guests the opportunity to experience the Action C...
TERRAIN EXPANSION FOR CRESTED BUTTE! - November 05, 2014
IT’S TIME TO EXPAND THE TERRAIN AT CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT 40 acres of extreme terrain will open this season with ample snow MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – Nov. 5 – Crested Butte Mountain Resort announces that they will open 40 new acres of expert terrain this winter season, called Teo 2, once the area has ample snowpack. Located skiers’ right beyond Teocalli Bowl at the top of the High Lift, Teo 2 stands above future expansion possibilities at the resort on the ba...
THE SOONER YOU PLAN, THE MORE YOU SAVE TO CRESTED BUTTE - August 05, 2014
With flowers blooming and warm sunshine beaming down, it is hard to imagine cool white snow and making turns on your skis in a few months. Or maybe it is the perfect thought on a sun-baked afternoon. Crested Butte Mountain Resort has recently launched their annual Book Early, Save Big promotion that gives bigger and better deals to those who start planning their ski vacation in the summer. Right now, the resort is giving 30% off lodging when guests book a minimum of four nights for the 2014-201...
NEW AT CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT THIS SEASON - July 28, 2014
Fresh ways to hit the slopes, from tubing to snow bikes to improved gladed skiing! MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – JUL.28 – In anticipation of the 2014-2015 ski season, Crested Butte Mountain Resort is improving guest entertainment on skis and off. Upgrades to the tubing hill and snow bike rentals will make it possible to hit the slopes in more ways than one, and continued thinning on gladed runs will offer intermediate skiers more places to ski through the trees. And thanks to a new sto...
SKITOWN BREAKDOWN - March 10, 2014
SKITOWN BREAKDOWN – AN ALL DAY MUSIC
EXTRAVAGANZA IN CRESTED BUTTE
Matisyahu as the headlining act
BUTTE, Colo. – March 10 – Skitown
Breakdown encourages guests to spend a weekend in Crested Butte for
some sun, skiing and great music. Saturday, March 22, will be a full day of
rock at the resort. There will be music on the mountain throughout the day,
with the final Skitown
Breakdown concert featuring The Samples, opening for Matisyahu in
the base area ten...
WHAT’S NEW AT CRESTED BUTTE THIS SEASON - November 06, 2013
MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – OCT. 29 – Crested Butte Mountain Resort continues to focus on the skiing experience for guests as they plan upgrades for the 2013-2014 winter ski season. In addition to a new direct, non-stop flight from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to Gunnison-Crested Butte, the resort has worked throughout the summer to cut down some trees for better skiing in areas around the mountain for adults and kids alike. After a long day of skiing, ins...
Crested Butte Mountain Resort Unveils a New Logo - August 27, 2013
For Immediate Release Crested Butte Mountain Resort Unveils a New Logo MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – AUGUST 27 – Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) started on a new website development project with Dallas-based web design company One Fast Buffalo and finished with a new logo. As the resort gears up for winter, they are doing so with a fresh new look; one that highlights the iconic peak of Crested Butte Mountain and speaks to the brand of an area that is truly unique, vibrant and ad...
CRESTED BUTTE BRINGS DOWNHILL RACING BACK TO THE EVOLUTION BIKE PARK - August 13, 2013
MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – AUGUST 13 – Crested Butte Mountain Resort has put a lot of focus towards their mountain biking terrain since 2009. The Evolution Bike Park is becoming one of the best bike parks in the state of Colorado. With 18 trails covering 25 miles, the riding opportunities continue to grow and evolve into an awesome network of trails. To add to the excitement around the bike park, the resort ...
GUNNISON-CRESTED BUTTE REGIONAL AIRPORT HAS NEW CHICAGO FLIGHT FOR THE 2013-2014 WINTER SEASON - July 23, 2013
MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – JULY 23 – Rounding out an already robust United Airlines schedule, Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) and Gunnison Valley Rural Transportation Authority (RTA) are announcing a new nonstop, direct flight to the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) from Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD). The new United Express regional jet service into GUC for the 2013-201...
NEW CRESTED BUTTE PEAK PASS ONLY $599 - April 30, 2013
Unlimited skiing & riding all winter long
MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – April 30 – Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) has officially announced its pass pricing for the 2013-2014 winter season. After considerable analysis, the resort has decided to completely restructure their previous pass pricing model. The resort is now offering the Peak Pass with prices for adult passes starting at $599. The Peak Pass includes unlimited skiing and riding at the resort with no blackout dates a...
ROOST THE BUTTE SNOWMOBILE EVENT COMES TO CRESTED BUTTE - March 22, 2013
Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) is teaming up with X-Games snowmobile event organizer, Joe Duncan with 357 Consulting to kick off the first annual Roost The Butte snowmobile competition and festival.
CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT SUBMITS NEW MASTER DEVELOPMENT PLAN - January 15, 2013
Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) has submitted the 2012 Master Development Plan (MDP) to the US Forest Service (USFS) for review and acceptance. The MDP provides a vision for the future of CBMR. It incorporates previous approvals at the Main Mountain along with adjacent private land development projects, new recreational use concepts for the Teo Park, Teo Drainage expansion area and Snodgrass Mountain, culminating in a comprehensive plan for a balanced, cohesive resort.
SUMMERTIME IN CRESTED BUTTE - May 15, 2013
MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – May XX – It’s spring time and Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) is preparing for another incredible summer season filled with sunshine, free concerts, mountain biking, scenic lift rides, other adventures and of course, smiles. Each year, CBMR brings new adventures to the resort and this summer is no different. With a new downhill-focused mountain bike trail, a wedding garden and the summer plans for the Coke Zero Gravity BagJump, Crested Bu...
SAFETY WEEK AT CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT - January 15, 2013
Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) is committed to safe slopes. As part of the nationwide program put in place by the National Ski Area Association (NSAA), CBMR will be participating in National Ski Area Safety Week, January 19 – 27. Each day, the resort will focus on a different safety topic, utilizing the Skier Responsibility Code and other NSAA safety awareness initiatives.
BEST TRAVEL DEALS IN SKI COUNTRY - January 03, 2013
Skiers and riders in Phoenix and the San Francisco Bay Area can now take advantage of the best travel deals imaginable in ski country, two-for-one airline tickets straight to the slopes of Crested Butte Mountain Resort.
CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT OPENS THE NEW BAGJUMP™ - December 21, 2012
With a strong direction to create a more innovative and unique experience for guests, Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) has just opened the Coke Zero® Gravity BagJump as its latest amenity in the Adventure Park. The 50 feet by 50 feet by 11 feet deep bag is filled with air and acts as a safe and cushioned landing pad for jumpers, tubers, skiers and snowboarders.
EARLY SEASON PROMOTIONS TO CRESTED BUTTE ARE COMMUNITY-WIDE - November 01, 2012
Crested Butte Mountain Resort is already gearing up for Ski Free on Opening Day, whereby on November 21, 2012, all guests will ski for free at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, no strings attached. With a desire to continue the Ski Free promotion, the community has teamed up with the resort to offer Ski Free with Lodging, as well as offering their Butte Bucks program to entice local holiday shopping.
THE COUNTDOWN TO SKI FREE ON OPENING DAY - October 23, 2012
In addition to skiing for free on Opening Day, the resort is kicking off a social media campaign, today Tuesday, October 23, 2012. CBMR is giving away a lift ticket a day until Opening Day on November 21, 2012 to lucky fans on their Facebook Page
SEASON PASS DEADLINE IS APPROACHING QUICKLY - September 25, 2012
The first snow has fallen on the mountains in Crested Butte, coating the ski area’s higher elevations and getting the local community excited for the upcoming winter season.
MORE TO DO IN CRESTED BUTTE THIS SUMMER - June 19, 2012
Crested Butte is in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains. What does that mean for visitors and the people who live there? They’re at the epicenter of beauty and adventure that the majestic Colorado Rockies provide.
WINDING DOWN THE SEASON, WINDING UP THE EVENTS - March 28, 2012
Does it get any better than spring skiing and riding? The sun is shining, the snow is soft and guests are smiling… It does! Add in some spring events and crazy costumes and the slopes truly become the best place to be in the springtime.
LEARN TO SKI FOR FREE AT CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT - January 04, 2012
It’s National Learn to Ski & Snowboard month and thanks to an incredible offer from Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR), there’s one more reason to learn this season.Beginning in January, CBMR is offering a free day of lifts, lessons and rentals to aspiring skiers and riders who book a two-night stay at any CBMR property. The offer is valid for true beginners – ‘never-evers’ – and includes each person on the reservation. Even better, this package applies...
CBMR NAMED AS HOST OF ISMF RACE - December 13, 2011
Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) is pleased to announce the resort will play host to the 2012 International Ski Mountaineering Federation’s (ISMF) GORE-TEX® Brand North American Ski Mountaineering Championships presented by Arc’teryx, part of the COSMIC series and also known as the Crested Butte Ski Mountaineering Race.
CBMR HONORED BY NSAA FOR BEST MARKETING AND GUEST SERVICE PROGRAMS IN 2009-2010 - April 13, 2010
The National Ski Areas Association (NSAA), the trade association for ski area owners and operators, has recognized Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) with its Overall Best Marketing Program and Overall Best Guest Service Program awards for 2009/2010 in the 250,000 to 500,000 skier visits category.
CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT ANNOUNCES SPRING BLUEGRASS EVENT - March 02, 2010
The entire Gunnison Valley is celebrating Crested Butte Mountain Resort’s (CBMR) announcement of a major spring bluegrass event — the first annual Ski Town Breakdown, sponsored by CBMR and Boulder-based natural and organic burrito makers EVOL Burritos. The show is scheduled for March 27 on Warming House Hill at the base of CBMR and will feature Colorado favorite Yonder Mountain String Band.
PINNACLE RACE SERIES ADDS GRAVITY TO SUMMER LINE UP - July 07, 2009
Crested Butte Mountain Resort’s (CBMR) Pinnacle Race Series returns this summer with five mountain bike races showcasing the resort’s legendary trail system, and featuring a new component: gravity.
EXTRAORDINARY ADVENTURE AWAITS AT CAMP CB: CRESTED BUTTE’S HANDS-ON SUMMER CAMP FOR KIDS - May 28, 2009
Experiential vacations are all the rage for adults seeking out-of-the-ordinary getaways. The concept seems a natural fit for kid-friendly experiences, as well, and that’s just what Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) has in mind. The resort’s Camp CB summer kids program is an authentic experiential adventure opportunity designed just for kids.
CRESTED BUTTE MOUNTAIN RESORT HOSTS FULL IMMERSION TELEMARK WEEKEND - March 29, 2009
Crested Butte Mountain Resort is ramping up once again for an explosive telemark skiing extravaganza. From Thursday, March 19th through Sunday, March 22, the hill will be hopping with the 13th Annual U.S. Extreme Freeskiing Telemark Championships and the 35th Annual Al Johnson Uphill / Downhill Telemark Race.
Osprey Packs Partners with Crested Butte Adventure Guides Program - November 14, 2008
Crested Butte Mountain Resort proudly announces a partnership with Osprey Packs for the newly created Adventure Guides Program. An introductory program and immersion into exploring Crested Butte’s legendary slopes and learning backcountry skills, the Adventure Guide Program is designed for guests wanting to get out of the norm.