Some of the finest skiing in the Rocky Mountains can be found at romantic ski resort getaways in Crested Butte. The world’s best and boldest skiers cycle through here during the winter for extreme skiing and snowboarding championships.
The quaint Victorian mining town provides plenty of romance on its own in addition to the resorts with activities and amenities to please even the most demanding. Add to this the Nordic ski, Snowshoe, and Ice Skating Center at Big Mine Park. For cross-country skiing at is best, groomed trails circle the quaint mining town and the National Historic District in addition to the miles of trails ideal for both cross-country skiing and for snowshoeing. Include the kids in your romantic ski resort getaway in Crested Butte. Programs for kids include the Fun Ski and Kids’ Ski Team programs.
Private lessons for adults, teens, and kids can be a part of your romantic ski resort getaway in Crested Butte. Many of the instructors say they retain lifelong friendships with many of their students. Private lessons provide for learning at your own pace. Your lessons are tailored to fit your specific needs.
Several hotels and resorts offer a variety of choices and packages for your romantic ski resort getaway in Crested Butte. For example, The Lodge at Mountaineer Square offers excellent accommodations and superb hospitality. It has an outdoor heated swimming pool as well as an outdoor hot tub and sauna. The fitness center features Life Fitness exercise equipment. A shuttle for the hotel and the town is complimentary. The hotel offers a ski valet and complimentary storage for your skis and bicycle.
You’ll enjoy the Trackers Bar and Lounge with cozy furniture arranged in front of a roaring fire and two large plasma TV sets. Mountaineer Square offers many restaurants and retail stores. You’ll find an outdoor patio with live music and family entertainment as well as an outdoor fire pit.
Other lodging includes The Black Bear Lodge and The Buttes, both of which offer condo-type lodging that will accommodate a group. For the budget-conscious, there are less expensive choices.
A romantic ski resort getaway in Crested Butte will meet all your needs. Skiing is excellent, not only downhill but cross-country, excellent restaurants abound, there is shopping galore, and the scenery will fill you with awe.