The quaint mountain town of Crested Butte, CO is truly one of the last hidden treasures of the Rocky Mountains. From eclectic shopping and diverse dining to groovy music and distinguishing festivals, “the Butte” exudes soul. Upon arriving in Crested Butte, one can’t help but let out a huge sigh of relief as the weight of the world disappears. Majestic wilderness surrounds the town while the ever-visible and grandiose ski mountain provokes a sense of awesome adventure.
Every spring, Crested Butte puts on an amazing concert series called FestEVOL. The event features live music, snow sports, lots of cool new, environmentally-friendly brands, and a focus on sustainability. This year the event featured critically acclaimed acts Twiddle, Mine Control, and main act, The Wailers. With great music, awesome people, and set in a beautiful town, FestEVOL is an awesome event that everyone should experience.
Lodging in Crested Butte is diverse in options and price, offering affordable hostel accommodations, 5 star luxury hotels, and everything in between. Crested Butte also offers a wide variety of terrain from greens and blues to the extreme blacks and double blacks at the top of the mountain. With abundant snow, sunshine, wide open terrain, good vibes and no crowds, the good times are plenty in Crested Butte.