Kids’ Summer Activities in Crested Butte

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Crested Butte isn't only for adults, especially in the summertime. CB has loads for kids to enjoy while visiting. We’ve listed some of the sweetest spots to kick it with the kids, many of which are totally FREE for them:

Adaptive SportsAdaptive Sports CenterMultiple activities, kids of all ages
Adventure ParkCBMRRock climbing, mini golf, bungee trampoline
Kid's Summer ProgramCBMRCall for reservations
MoviesMajestic Theater$8 tickets for 12 & under
Music & ArtsCenter for the ArtsPerformances throughout the season
Trailhead Children's MuseumCBMRDrop off programs
Zip LineCBMRMust be 70 lbs to ride
LibraryCB LibraryChildren's reading section & events for kids
Long LakeLong/Meridian LakeAn awesome lake to hang on the shores, swim, and ropeswing!
Lake IrwinLake IrwinGreat lake to swim, float, and hang with the whole family. You can also camp at the nearby campground!
Town ParksCB & Mt. CBRainbow Park, CB Town Park, Ted Scheske Park (see in map below)
Town Rec PathCBBike or walk the town rec path from CB to Mt. CB.
Horseback RidingFantasy RanchHorseback riding for the whole family near Snodgrass!
Story Time HikingLower Loop TrailFollow the trail for read along stories


For locations of above activities, check out the interactive map below.

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304 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-5413

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(970) 349-2884

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302 Elk Ave, Crested Butte
(970) 349-6539
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