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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  • 3

    Great Town

    by Skimon - 17th February 2009

    Pros: uncrowded

    Cons: lack of intermediate terrain, hard snow

    our family recently visited Crested Butte from the front range. The total drive time was 5 hours and the smart thing to do is stop at Monarch Mountain on t... Full review

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  • 5

    Outstanding Resort and Ski Town

    by kyleht287 - 4th February 2009

    Pros: Not crowded, short lines, friendly staff, good food, great slopes

    Cons: Not geared towards beginners!

    I skiied a 5-day pass at Crested Butte this January 2009 with my good friend. We had an absolutely amazing time. Plenty of challenging terrain as well as ea... Full review

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  • 5

    This Place is a Witner Heaven

    by reggie420 - 30th January 2009

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: Confused Southerners

    Crested Butte is AMAZING. I live here and am amazed to have found it!! I took a trip to the front range to Keystone, and Copper Mountain and it was a joke. ... Full review

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  • 5

    Exceptional skiing, food, terrain, people

    by twalton - 21st January 2009

    Pros: Excellent terrain, great improvements, fantastic snow!

    Cons: Can't think of a one

    The terrain and mountain is great for all levels of skiers, but the expert slopes have a caliber that's untouchable! Upgrades to the base area, the new rest... Full review

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  • 5

    Keeps Getting Better

    by Cynwyd Guy - 18th January 2009

    Pros: Expert terrain, No lines anywhere, Great food, Great atmosphere

    Cons: None

    The terrain offered at Crested Butte is hard to beat, especially for experts. Most resorts require a lot more hiking to get to their best expert areas, Cre... Full review

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  • 5

    What a fabulous place to visit...

    by Princesspea - 5th January 2009

    Pros: No long lift lines and great locals

    Cons: Nightlife...

    I have been visiting CB for years. It is equally as beautiful in the winter as it is in the summer months. This place just keeps getting better and better..... Full review

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