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Sunday, December 18, 2011

Unique and Unparalleled in Crested Butte- Available Christmas!

colvin movie The Colvin House is right across from the Golf Course on the way into Crested Butte. 300 acres of lakes, grazing horses, and incredible views of Mt. CB and the back country behind Mt. Whetstone. Take a look at the movie!

fish from slate 
The house sleeps 8-10 people in 4 bedrooms and an exercise room. This house offers unparalleled space and privacy, so close to Crested Butte.
The Slate River runs thru it - enjoy some private fishing.
There are 600 more acres of mountains behind the house for your 4X4. colvin from slate 

There are several lakes on the property to fish in - the largest has a campground for a barbecue. This amazing house has 2 rivers actually running underneath it. Unique and unparalleled in Crested Butte. And... available for Xmas week. 


January and February Calendars are UP! Be Sure to Check Them Before You Come!

western state symphony Coming up over the January-February period? Our January calendar page and February calendar pages are up! Check it out! 

sleigh ride The Winter Activities page is up too.
Lots to look at and read about - some are things you may not have thought of to do! Sleigh Rides, Dog Sledding, Zip Lining, Spa Treatments - book it in advance for Xmas Week!

Crested Butte Mountain Guides

backcountry toursFor the adventurous - don't settle! Take on a ski and snowboard backcountry tour with Crested Butte Mountain Guides.They offer backcountry tours, mountaineering, ice climbing and avalance safety courses and much more.

Come experience the joy and excitement of fresh, dry, and untracked Colorado powder skiing and riding with one of our local guides. Located in the heart of the Elk Mountains, they are surrounded by a Colorado backcountry skiing and riding paradise! ski mountaineering
Out our backdoor we have an unlimited choice of terrain, from long and involved peak descents to short laps in powder filled glades, and everything in between. Snowboarders, come and enjoy the ease of backcountry snowboarding travel on a Voile Split-Board.

I love their motto: "We're Out There"

Monday, December 12, 2011

Gingerbread Competition, December 18th-30th

Adult, Teen, Kids & Restaurant Divisions. Edible entries due December 18 with public voting on 12/19 from 10AM - 6PM. Visit the Gingerbread Village at the Elevation Hotel December 19 - January 2.

Friday, December 9, 2011

A Holiday Cabaret- December 28 at 7:30pm

“A HOLIDAY CABARET WITH JAN HORVATH” presented by CB Mountain Theatre
Dec 28, 29

Description of Event: Bright lights come to the black box theatre as we welcome one of New York’s most glamorous Broadway stars, Jan Horvath. She played leading roles on Broadway in The Phantom of the Opera and CATS! Her theatrical and musical talents will warm hearts as we celebrate the Holidays together. Don’t be surprised if this prominent performer unites with some of Crested Butte’s local talent, making this a truly unique cabaret evening for the whole family.
Location of Event: The Mallardi Cabaret Theatre
Contact Information – 970-349-0366

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Torchlight Parade- December 24th

Crested Butte is kicking off the holiday season with a torchlight parade. The Torchlight Parade is headed up by Crested Butte Mountain Resort December 24th!

Monday, December 5, 2011

"On the Trail fo Genghis Khan" (documentary film), December 11-14th

We start the winter season with the two-part documentary, On the Trail of Genghis Kahn. In June 2004 Tim Cope set off on an epic journey, 10,000km from Mongolia to Hungary by horse. Six years and 137 hours of film later his experience can now be seen in this film. We will show part one on December 11 and part two on December 14.
Read more for tickets and times

Moonlight Snowshoe Tours, Mt. Crested Butte: December 10th

Moonlight Snowshoe Tours on
Mt. Crested Butte!

USASA Southwest Series Giant Slalom Races- December 19th

Come bear witness to some of the region’s most talented young rippers as they compete to earn their spot at the 2010 USASA National Championships, December 19th.
If the spirit of competition moves you, join in for $25 per event.
Competitor lift tickets run $30 a day.
Family tickets run $45 a day.
We run 2 events per day for Alpine events.
Skiers are welcome to compete in the Slopestyle and Superpipe and Boardercross events.

All Competitions start at 11:00 a.m. Call with questions 970-349-2286.

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Rock on Ice- December 16-18th

Nationally recognized ice sculptors will be back for a few days in December to decorate Mountaineer Square (entrance to the base area) and other locations around the mountain with beautifully crafted ice creations, many illuminated for evening viewing.
Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Thursday, December 1, 2011

A White Wilderness Exhibition December 17th-January 8th

Come and see A White Wilderness at the Oh-Be-Joyful Gallery, featuring magnificent winter landscape paintings by Stephen C. Datz. These paintings contain a precise yet soulful interpretation of winter’s transformation of the land. From the light to the color, Datz’s paintings share his passion for the winter landscape.

Make sure to see this special exhibition by one of Colorado’s most up and coming landscape painters.

Come to the artist’s reception on Monday, December 26th from 5- 8pm. Enjoy the exhibition and meet Stephen C. Datz. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.