United & American Announce Winter Flights to Gunnison-Crested Butte, Colorado
American Airlines and United Airlines return to the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport this winter providing easy access to some of the world’s best alpine and Nordic skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, dog sledding, ice fishing and winter festivals. Crested Butte Mountain Resort ski area and Crested Butte Nordic Center will be open for snowy fun from Nov. 18 through April 8.
"We are very happy to continue a great partnership with American Airlines and United Airlines. To celebrate, we are offering a great Early Season Ski Deal that can include flights," says Jane Chaney, executive director of the Gunnison-Crested Butte Tourism Association. "Unplug and recharge in our historic mountain communities that are authentic, unpretentious and full of life."
American Airlines Flights
American Airlines will offer daily 757 jet service from Dallas/Ft. Worth to Gunnison-Crested Butte from Dec. 14 through April 9, 2007. A second Saturday jet will be added from Feb. 3 – 7.
United Airlines Flights
United Airlines serves Gunnison-Crested Butte year-round and will offer five winter flights from Denver, Dec. 14 through April 4, 2007, including four United Express flights and daily jet service on United Airlines. United Express serves Gunnison-Crested Butte year-round and will offer two flights daily from Nov. 1 – Dec. 13 for early ski season.