Crested Butte-iful

Group 6 Crested Butte, Colorado
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
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About the location

Crested Butte is a bit off the beaten path and a long drive from major cities - thus the basis of its appeal! This one-street town has a mega free-spirited but charming essence. Locals are welcoming and extremely hype about the endless adventure offerings of their town.

Not sure when to adventure to the Butte? You truly can’t go wrong! Visit any season of the year to immerse yourself in unreal scenery and enjoy the charm of this tiny hippie mountain haven.

Guide Highlights

Choose your own outdoor adventure in beautiful Crested Butte, Colorado

Plan your visit anytime of the year based on which outdoor adventures get you most excited!

Escape to this little mountain town to experience authentic Colorado

Between the main drag on Elk Avenue, and endless opportunities for mountain activities, you'll be high on the Rocky Mountains in no time.

Guide Summary

Colorado is an amazing destination for outdoor adventures, and Crested Butte is a gem hidden high up in the Rocky Mountains. Plan your visit anytime of the year based on which adventures get you most excited; whether it's skiing the slopes of "Colorado's Last Great Ski Town" in the winter, hiking alpine trails in the summer to discover why this area is the "Wildflower Capital of Colorado", or speeding  on your mountain bike through fiery Aspen trees at peak fall foliage. After an exhilarating day in the mountains, explore this little hippie town by strolling down Elk Avenue and enjoying one of the many restaurants or bars. This guide will help you choose your own adventure and save significant time by skipping the research.

Featured in this guide

Foodie favorites
Laid-back or relaxation
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Great for these trips

Family with kids
Girls / Guys Trip
Family without kids
Romantic / Honeymoon
Active / Adventure
Wellness / Rejuvenating
Weekend Getaway


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  • Guide Architect

    Colvin Hedgepeth

    Colvin Hedgepeth

    I'm an adventure-seeking outdoor enthusiast passionate about connecting people with nature and pushing beyond comfort zones.

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