- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiing in Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Crested Butte, Colorado USA
Crested Butte Mountain Resort gives you the opportunity to have fun and enjoy yourself in both summer and winter season. Known as the resort of the adventure and combining green and groomed blue trails, you can exercise the most exciting activity here. Try to perform alpine skiing and you will never regret it.
For your activity, the resort offers a skiable area of 1547 ac (6.26 km²), a top elevation of 12162 ft (3707 m) and a base elevation of 9375 ft (2856 m). There are 1058 ac (4.28 km²) including 121 trails for all levels of ability, a half pipe and terrain parks. 27% of trails are designed for beginners, 57% for intermediate skiers and 16% of trails are tailored for those who are interested in something more extreme.
Beginners will appreciate the ski school, which is available to teach them how to enjoy their best ski activity. For your comfort, the spot provides 3 high speed detachable quads, 2 fixed grip quads, 2 triple chairs, 3 doubles chairs, 2 surface lifts and 2 magic carpets with uphill lift capacity 20,310 people per hour. The longest runs is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from peak to treasury. The snowfall reaches at 300 in (762 cm) per year.
The peak season to exercise your favorite sport is from November to April. If you feel tired or hungry, you can visit one of the most impressive cafes, restaurants and accommodations that you easily find nearby.