Princes Lakes, IN, USA

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Condos in Mount Crested Butte

Condos in Mount Crested Butte offer a comfortable place to enjoy the best that Colorado has to offer during the winter. When you decide to take advantage of the properties in the area that include condos, townhouses and vacation homes, you'll have access to some great amenities. Properties in Mount Crested Butte offer comfortable amenities that include fireplaces, balconies, hot tubs, and lifts within walking distance.


Skiing is one of the top activities that draws the most visitors to Mount Crested Butte. There are several options for skiing that will suit all experience levels, along with opportunities to develop your existing ski skills further. In addition to downhill skiing using some of Colorado's best trails, you can also take advantage of Nordic or Telemark skiing. The ski resort has all of the amenities that you need during a ski trip that will help you feel happy and comfortable.


One of the nicest benefits of staying in Mount Crested Butte is the number of dining options that you can easily choose for all of your culinary needs. There is enough variety in the food items at these restaurants to help you ensure that you get something new and exciting every time. Try the Butte66 Roadhouse, Donita's Cantina, The Eldo, and The Sunflower Deli for casual options that include a delightful mixture of things like steaks and local beer. If you're looking for more exotic or other ethnic options, check out Ryce Asian Bistro, Django's Restaurant & Wine Bar, or Ginger Cafe, where you can sample everything from pan-Asian to Continental-style favorites.

Outdoor Activities

Some of the outdoor activities, in addition to skiing, that you will enjoy include:

  • Ice-fishing
  • Dog sledding
  • Snowshoeing
  • Snowmobiling


While you're staying in a vacation property here, you'll enjoy seeing the museums that are available. You'll enjoy the introduction to the past that Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum provides, as well as the exciting children's exhibits at the Trailhead Children's Museum. The Heritage Museum has a lot of pioneer history for the history enthusiast, and the Children's Museum does very well with putting its exhibits into a context for younger visitors. The wealth of history here is worth appreciating fully through these exhibit options.


The weather in Mount Crested Butte includes winter conditions that are ideal for skiing and other outdoor activities. Because so much of what there is to do in this area involves winter sports, the months between November and April are usually the best times to visit. However, the area is perfect for several activities for other times of the year, such as hiking and horseback riding, with warm temperatures and many sunny days. Even though you will get the most from your Southwestern Colorado during the winter, there is no reason to be bored during the warmer months.

How to Get There

Getting to Mount Crested Butte by personal or rental car allows you to enjoy a relaxing drive in comfort that's surrounded by scenic vistas. Highway 50 is the surest road to use from Denver or Colorado Springs. You can also enjoy the scenic drives offered by going up Cottonwood Pass or Kebler Pass. Travel by air is another option that is especially helpful during the winter with service available to the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport. Airport shuttle services from more distant airports like Colorado Springs and Denver are also convenient options, especially for larger groups of people traveling together to enjoy the outdoor adventures that Mount Crested Butte offers.