Community News - 2011

USA Pro Cycling Challenge

USA Pro Cycling Challenge Informational Meeting, Updated Road Closures, Maps and Events Schedule

Hi Everyone, As we prepare for this epic event to come through our Valley on August 23rd and 24th, we are doing our best to provide you with the most accurate and up to date information as possible. Please attend a Community Informational Meeting on Monday, August 15th from...

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CB MacTrout - Craig McManus

CB MacTrout Newsletter – August 3rd, 2011 – Crested Butte Fly Fishing Guide

I am pleased to report that the fly fishing season in Gunnison county is ON. Small mayflies and large Drakes are everywhere. All of the river levels have come down to excellent fly fishing clarity, temperature and flows.  The dam controlled rivers have even received reduced releases. Now that...

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Lupine Sunrise

J.C. Leacock Photography Newsletter August 3rd, 2011

Summer Excitement in the Butte Exciting times these days in the Butte.  Last Sunday Lance Armstrong decided at the last minute to race in the Crested Butte Alpine Odyssey Leadville 100 Qualifier race, which winds it’s way through a brutal 65+ miles through Crested Butte’s high country.  I was...

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Sunflower Sunset

J.C. Leacock Photography Gallery Newsletter 7-27-11

Art Walk, Art Festival and a Great Summer for Wildflowers It has been an amazing summer so far in Crested Butte.  The weather has been spectacular, with just enough rain to keep the flowers fresh.  And wow what a summer for wildflowers it has been so far.  Not only...

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Shaun Horne, Slate River, High Water

Oh Be Joyful Gallery New Art in Crested Butte, Colorado – Shaun Horne

Greetings! Summer has arrived here in Crested Butte!!  This means the rivers are running full and fast – even more so this year as we received a tremendous amount of snow.  With all this moisture, the lupines are putting on quite a show already.  It looks like a fabulous...

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J.C. Leacock June 27th, 2011 Crested Butte Newsletter

J.C. Leacock June 27th, 2011 Crested Butte Newsletter

Summer is Here!! The hills around Crested Butte are alive with wildflowers, raging streams and rivers full of snowmelt, green aspen stands and hillsides, and a sky of the deepest western blue.  Here at the J.C. Leacock Photo Gallery, things are also ramping up for a spectacular summer, with...

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Gunnison River Festival - Rafting

Gunnison River Festival – June 23rd to June 26th, 2011

Looking for an exciting activity to do this month? How about some rafting in some of the best rivers in Colorado? The Gunnison River Festival will be happening June 23rd to the 26th so make some time and come on up for some amazing summer fun. With water levels...

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Crested Butte Music Festival Highlights

Crested Butte Music Festival Highlights

Hi Everyone, We are having beautiful 70 to 75 degree days now as summer has officially arrived. Just one of the great event happening this summer is the Crested Butte Musical Festival which will last well over a month. Make sure you make it during the best time of...

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