Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Crested Butte Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 4.4

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 67.5
  • 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

    great place to ski

    by caswellmax - 28th December 2008

    Pros: snow short lift lines people and the location

    Cons: snow gets slushy at the base late in the season

    this is one of my favorite places to ski i started there where i was about 7 and i have always had a great time there. its only about 45min from gunnison w... Full review

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  • 5

    Crested Butte

    by skibum40 - 27th December 2008

    Pros: Awesome Skiing

    Cons: Expensive for poor skibums

    I loved the mountain and skiing. It was a fanstatic experience with a wonderful variety of challenging terrain. If it were more affordable, there is no q... Full review

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  • 5

    I can't wait to go back!

    by Cynwyd Guy - 14th December 2008

    Pros: Expert Terrain, Lodging, No Lift Lines, Secluded

    Cons: Hard To Get To

    For anyone who thinks of themselves as expert skiers/riders this is the place for you. Visited Crested Butte for the first time in Jan 2007. Snow was a li... Full review

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  • 5

    Crested Butte is Amazing

    by Kung Fu Kitty - 3rd December 2008

    Pros: The powder, the terrain, the people, the view!

    Cons: None

    Crested Butte is a beautiful town, that blew away all other Colorado ski towns. We quickly fell in love with the ice bar located half way down the Houston r... Full review

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  • 5

    BEST RESORT IN THE ROCKIES

    by Dane Koncan - 17th November 2008

    Pros: shuttle bus service from mountain to town, snow and long runs

    Cons: no con's just authentic fun

    This resort is a gem. It has everything you'd like and dream of when thinking of visiting a 4 season colorado resort town. All kinds of long downhill runs... Full review

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  • 5

    Oh my life!

    by pawndog69 - 3rd November 2008

    Pros: Everything.....

    Cons: Nothing.......

    Being from the UK we have been doing the grand tour of all the Colorado resorts over the last few years.. having been to Copper, Winter Park and others.. C... Full review

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