Vail Resorts Announces Plans To Acquire Crested ButteVail Resorts announced on Monday that they will acquire Crested Butte and three other ski areas outside Colorado.
There Is Snow, But Nothing Compared To Last YearIn January 2017 snowstorms were measured by the feet instead of inches, the town ran out of room to store all the snow, and the ski resort even shut down for several days because of too much snow!
Suspect Arrested After Threat Forces Lockout At Gunnison, Crested Butte SchoolsA suspect was arrested after threatening statements were made at Gunnison High School.
First Snow Falls On Peaks Near Crested ButteIt's a sign that fall is just around the corner!
Bear Breaks Into Car In Crested ButteA man says his car was destroyed after a bear got into it while it was parked but unlocked.
Olympic Medalist Emma Coburn To Host Inaugural Elk Run 5kLast year in Rio, Coburn became the first American woman to medal in the steeplechase winning bronze and setting an American record finishing in 9:07:63.
Solitary Mountain Man's Hobby Produces Cache Of Climate DataIn his boredom, Billy Barr found a calling. Measuring snow. Since 1974, he’s taken measurements twice a day, but it wasn’t just the snow depth and when it melted.
Finding Places To Store Snow A Challenge In Crested ButteA lot of snow in winter in Crested Butte isn't really that big of a story, but the extraordinarily large amount they've gotten over the past few weeks is surely front page news.
For Ski Resorts, Too Much Snow Is A Good WoeFor ski resorts in Colorado and the Sierra Nevada, it's a good problem to have: too much snow.
Crested Butte Receives 7½ Feet Of Snow In 10 DaysCrested Butte Mountain Resort has received seven-and-a-half feet of snow in the past 10 days, claiming the most snow of any ski area in Colorado so far this year.
Scott Tipton Defeats Gail Schwartz In Congressional RaceIncumbent Republican U.S. Congressman Scott Tipton will represent citizens of Colorado's Western Slope for another term.
Ownership Company Agrees To Sell Crested Butte Ski AreaA Florida-based real estate investment trust has reached an agreement to sell more than a dozen major ski resorts including Crested Butte.