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

    Crested Butte Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 15th February 2008

    Pros:

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    I have been skiing @ CB since I was 5 and i could not imagine skiing anywhere else. Recently I decided to get out and experience some other big name resorts... 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

    Living the Dream

    by jakay11 - 18th February 2009

    Pros: No crowds as its hard to get to

    Cons: Its hard to get to, so No Crowds

    Denver is 4-5hrs away, Grand Junction is 3, the nearest Target is 1.5hrs away, the nearest McDonalds 30min away. There are no traffic lights in town, and n... Full review

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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

    Paradise in the Snow

    by - 26th February 2009

    Pros: Extreme Terrain, not crowded, great town

    Cons: Lack of affordable hotel rooms

    The Butte is a little hard to get to but worth the effort. Great old ski town with good restaurants and some of the best skiing around. From steep cruisers... 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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