Community News - 2014

Crested Butte Ultra Enduro

Crested Butte Ultra Enduro – Five Day Mountain Bike Race

The Crested Butte Ultra Enduro is an epic five day mountain bike ride through some of the nation’s best mountain terrain and trails. Crested Butte Ultra Enduro is scheduled for September 3rd to the 7th of 2014 this incredible race involves over 20,000 feet of descending, 20-25 miles per...

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Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus

Crested Butte Gains Another Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus Partner

After opting out of the Vail Resort’s Epic Pass Eldora Mountain Resort has joined the Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus which will include three days at Crested Butte Mountain Resort. More visitors from the Front Range coming next season! Click here for the whole story and more information about the...

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Crested Butte's Ultimate Snowmobiler

Polaris dominates Crested Butte’s Ultimate Snowmobiler

Polaris continues to dominate the Rocky Mountain Snowmobile Hill climb Association circuit at Crested Butte’s Ultimate Snowmobiler April 12th through the 13th. Polaris hill climbers won nine of 12 Pro classes including all four Pro Stock classes. Winning all three Pro King of the Hill titles, every Semi-Pro and...

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Benson Sotheby's International Realty - Corey Dwan

The Crested Butte Collection – April 2014 Edition

The Crested Butte Collection – April 2014 Edition is now available. Click here to read. What’s Happening in the Market Condos and town home sales have ended with 32 closings year to date for a total of $9,791,636. Only five sales short of the same period last year but...

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Gunnison River Festival - Rafting

Gunnison County – Where people live the longest – Crested Butte

Business Insider used the U.S. Health Map from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation to find and map the counties where men and women live the longest. Gunnison County scored 1st for men with a life expectancy of 82 years and fourth for women coming in at 84 years....

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Blue Columbine in Crested Butte, Colorado

10 Best: Regional Flora of North America – Crested Butte

USA Today Travel has selected Crested Butte, Colorado for one of the 10 best places in North America to see regional flora. The Blue Columbine covers the hillsides here in our beautiful valley and we expect it to be one of the best wild flower seasons in years due...

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Aston Martin Vanquish driving in the snow.

Aston Martin on Ice Returns in 2015

I’ve been posting stories about the Aston Martin On Ice program and recent visit to Crested Butte. MotorAuthority.com expands on those articles by confirming that the program will return to Crested Butte in 2015!   Posted on 3/25/14 Corey Dwan | Realtor Benson Sotheby’s International Realty

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Wildflowers in Mt. Crested Butte - Photo by Allen Ivy

Rocky Mountain Wildflower Season Lengthens Due to Warming Spring

This NBC News article elaborates on the research article I posted last week, which discusses how the Rocky Mountain wildflower season is longer, due to various environmental factors. Research was done at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory in Crested Butte, CO.

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Matisyahu coming to Crested Butte

Skitown Breakdown with Matisyahu

Skitown Breakdown is replacing previous years’ Festevol, and bringing us several acts throughout the day on Saturday. Grammy-nominated Matisyahu will perform at the base area around 8:00pm. Learn more on examiner.com!  

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