Crested Butte has long been known as a backcountry haven. With five separate drainages offering hundreds of routes, you can ski for years here and never hit the same shot twice. From open bowls, steep and secluded tree shots, to big alpine peaks, the Crested Butte backcountry has it all.
With single and multi-day tours available it's easy to pick the tour that best suits your individual skill level and goals. Plus our guides are some of the most experienced, knowledgeable, and respected backcountry leaders in the industry. No one does the Crested Butte backcountry experience better than we do!
Classic Crested Butte Backcountry
- Mt. Emmons - Red Lady Bowl
- Ruby Range
- Snodgrass Mountain
- Inclusions: a professional ski guide, avalanche safety gear (beacon, shovel, probe), Mammut RAS air backpack.
- Exclusions: food, lodging*, backcountry touring set-up**
- A freshly prepared sack lunch can be added for an additional $15/day.
*Lodging discounts available. Inquire with our office.
**Avalanche safety gear & backcountry touring set-ups can be rented for an additional fee. Inquire with our office.