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Colorado Ski Vacation Values With OVER 241 inches of great snow so far this year now is a great time to make your last-minute ski vacation plans!!

Are you looking for Summer Specials? We have those too >> Stay & Play Deals As well as some great suggested itineraries for our area and all of Colorado.

Vacation Values!
GCB Packages
Elizabeth Anne Bed and Breakfast Specials
Timber Sleds Self-Guided Snowmobile Rentals   --1/2 day rental, two riders on one more...

GCB Packages
Ski Crested Butte or Monarch & Stay at the Water Wheel Inn
Ski Crested Butte Come and stay at the Water Wheel more...

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Delta Ski FREE
Take advantage of our new air service via Salt Lake City on Delta Air Lines and we'll give you your lift tickets for free. more...

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10% off Special at San Moritz Ski Vacation Condos
10% off through 3/13/09! Stay slopeside in Crested Butte + SKI FREE. Plus we have a FREE more...

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15% Off Base Area Condos
Visit beautiful Crested Butte during your holiday break and save 15% on your accommodations! Choose more...

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A Road Trip Worth Taking!
Discover the possibilities at the Water Wheel Inn Affordable Lodging Free Breakfast Discounted more...

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A Sage Grouse Sunrise
Escape from the ordinary and discover the Gunnison Sage Grouse.  Every spring, the Gunnison Sage Grouse are famous for more...

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Build a Mountain Adventure
There are so many things to do in the mountains and with Three Rivers Resort, you can do it all! Stay with us for 3 nights more...

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CBL Summer Lodging Special Offer
Book prior to February 28, 2009 and receive 10% off all lodging types! Studios, one bedroom, more...

Crested Butte Mountain Resort was voted #1 Best Steeps, #8 Best Trees & #10 Best Powder, as well as these honorable mentions... Best all-inclusive package, Best slope-side ski tune and Best ski area transportation by SKIING Magazine readers and editors. We also were voted a Top 20 Resort in North America by SKI Magazine readers!

More Accolades...

2009 Gunnison - "20 Best Places to Live the West" by American Cowboy Magazine
2008 Crested Butte – “10 Best Towns in America” by Outside Magazine
2008 Crested Butte - "Top 10 Dream Towns" by Sunset Magazine
2008 Crested Butte - "Dozen Distinctive Destinations" by the National Trust for Historic Preservation
2008 Crested Butte -  "Top 20" Ski Towns by SKI Magazine 
2007 Gunnison - "50 Best Adventure Towns" by National Geographic Adventure Magazine

Culinary Event Brings Sizzle to Winter

The Crested Butte Nordic Center Progressive Bonfire DinnerA unique 4-course, 4-star, 4-fire dining experience! Ski or snowshoe from course to course along the town ranch with a warm bonfire and gourmet Italian food at each station. Proceeds to benefit Gunnison/CB Junior Nordic Team. Times: 5:00pm - 5:30pm - 6:00pm - 6:30pm. Cost: $35 Adults / $15 Children.

Tickets on sale now! Advance Reservations Required. (No Tickets at the Door). When: March 21st, 2009. Where: Town Ranch Trails (behind CB Community School). "Seating" Times: 5:00pm - 5:30pm - 6:00pm - 6:30pm. Cost: $35 Adults / $15 Children Contact CBNC: 970-349-1707 for tickets and reservations   More... 

Crested Butte Nordic Center Progressive Bonfire Dinner
Crested Butte Wedding Show

Photo by Tom StilloOver 30 wedding professionals have signed up to participate in this year’s show which offers all the services you might need to plan your dream wedding in the Gunnison Valley.  During the show you will have a chance to talk with wedding experts as you sample great food, listen to local musicians, and view the latest fashions. There will also be several raffle drawings throughout the show including a sleigh ride dinner for two and a romantic one-night stay for a lucky couple! Contact Scott at (970) 349-6438 for more information.

Wedding on Crested Butte Mountain by Tom Stillo Photorapher

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