Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Crested Butte Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 4.4

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 69
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.9
  • Nightlife
  • 3.0

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 47%
  • Beginner
  • 21%
  • Families
  • 47%
  • Intermediate
  • 34%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 33%
  • Advanced
  • 47%

Helpful Highlights:

I have skied over 20 resorts in Colorado and Utah, and I think all things considered, this is the best ski resort. Also has great summer activities. Friendl...

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  • 5

    Tops for Value and Friendliness

    by shawn77 - 28th November 2012

    Pros: Excellent Lift Capacity to total Skier ratio and excellent diversity of runs

    Cons: A bit hard to get to

    I have skied over 20 resorts in Colorado and Utah, and I think all things considered, this is the best ski resort. Also has great summer activities. Friendl... Full review

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  • 5

    Crested Butte

    by Evano - 26th January 2011

    Pros: Great Terrain easy to get around the mountain, great views

    Cons: none

    Wonderful ski town! I go back to CB every chance I get. Some of the most consistently steep terrain in the state, this mountain will make you work. Classic ... Full review

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  • 4

    Very nice town, great terrain

    by parkdizzle - 28th July 2010

    Pros: steep, intense

    Cons: not as much snow as other mountains out west

    I had a great time while i was there and would recommend it for thrill seekers and people who want a challenge.... Full review

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  • 4

    a mountain of extremes

    by smk1945 - 17th March 2010

    Pros: great challenges, uncrowded, friendly people

    Cons: remote, not much blue and black, odd pattern of lifts

    Have you ever been to a place where everything is either a double black or a green? Hard to imagine, but CB fits that description. The double blacks and ext... Full review

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  • 5

    Friendliest ski resort

    by M kirwin - 16th March 2010

    Pros: ALL of the resort employees were friendly and helpfull

    Cons: there was no down side

    I live in Denver so I spend most of my weekends at the I 70 resorts. My wife and I had taken the kids to CBMR serveral years ago. I remembered the trip as... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Mountain, very uncrowded, lots of black runs easily accessed

    by jackorr - 16th March 2010

    Pros: good snow good runs

    Cons: light on nightlife

    Great week at Crested Butte. No lift lines but lots of packed snow. Lots of Green and bundles of Double Blacks. Could use a bit more blue and intermediat... Full review

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