Crested Butte

Crested Butte, Colorado - Colorado's Last Great Ski Town
Crested Butte
Community Info
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Crested Butte offers just about everything an outdoor enthusiast desires: skiing, mountain biking, hiking, wildflower viewing, kayaking, fly-fishing and more.
A wonderful place to bring the whole family.

Location:  Southwest Colorado, 231 miles southwest of Denver and 28 miles North of Gunnison.
Altitude:  8,885 feet
Population:  1,537

Wildflower Capital
of Colorado
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"Concerning the designation of the Crested Butte area as the wildflower capital of Colorado... be it resolved by the senate of the Fifty-seventh General Assembly of the State of Colorado, the House of Representatives concurring herein: That the Crested Butte area is hereby designated the Wildflower Capital of Colorado."

Colorado's last 
great ski town
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Has been called “Colorado’s last great ski town.”
Historic coal mining town dating back to the late 1800’s
Top 20 Ski Towns by Ski Magazine – big time accolades, small town charm
There are no traffic lights or chain stores.