2008 Year in Review

Happy New Year from Crested Butte Colorado! I want to thank everyone that helped make 2008 another great year to be a part of such an amazing community of people in one heckuva mountain town! Crested Butte is still the Last, Great Colorado Ski Town and all of us that live or vacation in the Butte know Read More >

6 Feet in 10 Days

Good day from snowy Crested Butte, In what is shaping up to be a repeat of last ski season’s ridiculous snow fall totals, Crested Butte Mountain Resort reported today that we’ve received 103 total inches of snow this season with 6 feet of it dropping over the last 10 days. The skiing is phenomenal – Read More >

Impact of the $55 Million School Bond

Hello from very snowy Crested Butte, The impact of the $55 million Gunnison/Crested Butte school district bond (3A) passing this year is beginning to be felt around the valley. The school district will be granting $43 million worth of construction business which will include improvements and expansion to the area’s six school facilities. Work is planned to begin soon Read More >

CBMR Deal Explained

Good day from Crested Butte, Details of the big Triple Peaks (owners of Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Mt. Sunapee and Okemo) buyout are becoming clear. It appears the deal will impact day to day operations at our ski resort minimally. The real impact? Triple Peaks and CBMR now have a very serious capital owner/partner to bolster operations and expansion. The Read More >

CBMR Sells Out

Good day from snowy Crested Butte, Okemo Mountan Resort in central Vermont, Mount Sunapee in southern New Hampshire and Crested Butte in southwestern Colorado will be sold today. According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, the three resorts owned by the Mueller family, will be sold to CNL Lifestyle Properties Inc., (CNL) a Read More >