Category Archives: Crested Butte

Crested Culture

Crested Butte is one of my favorite resort towns.  Why?  I know, it’s not the easiest place to get to.  I live in Colorado and it still takes me 3 ½ hours to get there!  But, once you roll into … Continue reading

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March Madness in Crested Butte: FestEvol, Al Johnson Memorial Uphill/Downhill Telemark Ski Race and KBUT’s Soul Train

No rivers are dyed, but the festivities are big this year in Crested Butte for Saint Patrick’s Day, March 17th, 2012! Barnaked Ladies, Guster and Big Head Todd and the Monsters are all headlining the weekend-long FestEvol; a winter sport … Continue reading

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Colorado’s Chill Ski Town

For the ultimate Colorado Rocky Mountain experience Crested Butte is your destination. During the summer, Crested Butte’s claim to fame is the “official wildflower capital of Colorado” and the “last great Colorado ski town” during the winter. It does not … Continue reading

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Elevation Hotel and Spa

Finding the Elevation Hotel and Spa was a simple task, being that it’s located right in the center of Crested Butte Mountain Village! As I pulled into the portico at the front of the building I was greeted by the … Continue reading

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The Gift that Keeps on Giving

A new bike, a Barbie dream house, a My Little Pony, a new CD — all things I asked Santa to bring me for Christmas as a child. As an adult, I recall getting some of them. Don’t know on … Continue reading

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Spring Weekend in Crested Butte

What a great weekend to be in Crested Butte, CO for the annual Al Johnson Memorial Uphill/Downhill Race! I started my weekend by checking in to the Elevation Hotel right at the base of the mountain. You can just walk … Continue reading

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Someone’s Gotta Try Out the Green Runs…

And that’s why they brought me along… I can honestly say that if you are just learning how to snowboard or ski or if you have small kids, Crested Butte is a great place to go. Not only are there … Continue reading

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