Community News - 2018

Clouds gather over Conundrum Hot Springs. Photo Credit: Zach Dischner.

Camping Reservation System Begins for Conundrum Hot Springs

Camping Reservation System Begins for Conundrum Hot Springs ~ It’s finally happened, both visitors and Rangers are fed up with the overuse of areas of the White River National Forest. This year the camping reservation system begins for Conundrum Hot Springs. Permits were made available starting Wednesday, April 18th...

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Is Vail Resorts Killing Whistler’s Spirit? A skier on Whistler. The resort is arguably the most famous ski mountain in Canada.Photographer: Paul Morrison

Is Vail Resorts Killing Whistler’s Spirit?

Is Vail Resorts Killing Whistler’s Spirit?  ~ Change is never easy, especially when it comes to the takeover of a ski area. Whether it’s here in Colorado or with our friends up north, the ski industry has seen a lot of changes in recent years. These changes are especially evident...

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Trampe Ranchland, East River, Brush Creek area, river winding through valley floor.

Large Trampe Ranchland Preservation Deal Complete

Large Trampe Ranchland Preservation Deal Complete The April 10th closing of the last parcel of the Trampe Ranch property here in Gunnison County goes down in the books as one of the most significant land preservation actions in Colorado history. Thousands of acres stretching from Gunnison to Gothic, considered...

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2018 Flauschink Queen Donna Rozman and King Doug Kroft

Fifty Years of Flauschink: Who Could Have Imagined?

Fifty Years of Flauschink: Who Could Have Imagined? The 2017/2018 ski season has come to an end and we just wrapped up closing weekend by celebrating Fifty Years of Flauschink: Who Could Have Imagined? Flauschink was born into tradition in the Spring of 1969, dreamed up by a handful...

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Crested Butte Mountain Resort at sunset. Ski area, runs in winter

A Kinder, Gentler Crested Butte

A Kinder, Gentler Crested Butte ~ As we wind down another ski season, many have put this one into the books as one of the driest in memory. The snow makers at Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) did an amazing job creating a base early in the season and...

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Crested Butte November Events

Events

  Spring Mountaineering Camp ~ April 20-23 Coffee With the Community ~ April 24 Business After Hours ~ April 24 Cocktails & Canvases ~ April 24 April Women’s Networking Night ~ April 25 Novel Tea Book Club ~ April 26 Crested Butte Pole Pedal Paddle ~ April 29 Rosé...

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