Great Crested Butte Lodging
June 2017 Newsletter
In This Issue:
Summer Activities
Summer Events!
Kids Activities
Fall Rentals
Call Robin!
Rafting on the Taylor River!
white water rafting crested butte  
The Taylor River offers   Class I, II, and III River Rafting! Call 3 Rivers Resort in Almont at 888-761-3474. They also offer combo rafting and ziplining trips!

Paradise Animal Welfare Society
Crested Butte's Homeless Animals could use your support - heavy snows destroyed much of their facility!
Looking to Buy?
Talk to Don Turk at Or call 970-209-5822. Great broker, great guy, seriously savvy about Crested Butte.
Ski Discounts

Get discounts for tickets, lodging, by owner rentals and even packages all over North America - at all the major resorts.
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Great Summer Activities 
Looking for fun things to do? Check my summer activities page! Favorites:

Float n Dine! Start at 3 Rivers and float down the river to Garlic Mike's. Bring some wine and make it a party the whole way, then have dinner!

Creekside Spa: located at 120 Elk Ave. next to Ryce, this is the place for a massage. Say you came from Great Crested Butte Lodging and they will add a dry brush treatment or aromatherapy to your massage.

Call Floatshack and go  paddleboarding! they deliver for free and give 10% off to Great Crested Butte Lodging customers. Tell them the coupon code from our webpage.
and check out all the other wonderful things to do on our summer activities page, our hiking page, driving page, and more!

July Calendars! Fun Things to Do!
My event calendar for July a great place to start looking for fun things to enrich your trip! Just scroll thru and find your dates! 
 Great Picks!
July 1 -
Crested Butte Mountain Resort and West Elk Archers will host the 4th annual summer archery competition giving archers the chance to access the beautiful Gunnison National Forest via the Red Lady Express Chairlift.

Parade for July 4 Expect funky, fun and good-natured laughter as people line Crested Butte's Elk Avenue at least four deep to take in the spectacle of the July 4th parade.

July 6 - Crested Butte farmer's market - on Elk at the end of the street. Check out farm fresh produce from the area.

July 10 - Alpenglow concert.-Alpenglow is the Center for the Arts free outdoor concert series on Monday evenings during the summer. With Crested Butte Mountain and Paradise Divide as the backdrop, come enjoy the sounds of a variety of music. Bring along your chairs, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.

now YOU keep looking at more July events! 
Kids Activities 
Crested Butte is a haven for children. Please check out my children's activities page.

In general, Crested Butte Mountain Resort has you covered for any age of child or ability level:

2 months to 3 years: Nursery

3 years to 14 years : CampCB

7-14 years: Mountain Adventures Children's Program

9+ years: Mountain Sports Bike Team (when they start getting gooood.)

And don't miss another favorite: The Rocky Mountain Biology Lab's Youth Nature and Science Camps - they have wonderful, interesting camps for kids. They are designed for Pre-K thru 8th grade and provide hands on nature experiences with scientists. 
Fall Rentals  
Kebler pass in fall 
Fall is coming!
Fall in Crested Butte is amazing. Crowds are gone, the colors are gorgeous, and you feel less guilty for combining hiking/biking with... a puzzle or a book. It is colder in the morning and evening, but fine midday. Check our calendar page - we are pretty wide open! Time to book!  
robincb Hope to hear from you soon!

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Robin Dreyfuss
Great Crested Butte Lodging