Kids Activities in Crested Butte

In Winter & Spring by

Crested Butte isn't only for adults. Aside from the fact that in the winter Elk Avenue is essentially a playground, 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.

Ski LessonsSki AreaLessons offered for kids between 3 and 14
Dog SleddingWashington GulchDaily tours; reserve in advance
Downhill SkiingSki Area4 & under ski FREE; pick up at ticket window
Ice SkatingTown of Crested ButteFREE access, rentals available
Nordic SkiingNordic CenterDiscounted rentals and trail passes for 16 & under, lessons available
Music & ArtsCenter for the ArtsActivities throughout the season
Sled & TubeAll Around CBFREE, or buy a sled (available at ACE Hardware)
Tin Cup Ice Cream & DessertsSki Base AreaMilkshakes, ice cream, waffles, and more sweet treats
SnowshoeNordic CenterDiscounted rentals for 16 & under, guides available
Clay StudioTown of Crested ButteKid, Teen, & Adult Classes
LibraryCB LibraryChildren's reading section & events for kids
Sleigh RideAlmont ResortPrivate sleigh ride, max. 4 adults & 2 children at a time
Crested Butte MuseumElk Avenue Downtown CBLearn about CB's history through a variety of exhibits
Majestic TheatreTown of Crested ButteCraft+Cinema third Sunday of every month
Gunnison Rec CenterGunnisonIndoor pool, climbing wall, and play area
Build a snowman/iglooAnywhereFREE


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Family Health & Medicine

Crested Butte Pediatrics Clinic

  • Family Medicine
  • Regular Wellness, Annual Physicals
  • Immunizations and Vaccines

305 South 6th Street, Crested Butte

(970) 642-8413Map • Website

More Info

Gunnison Valley Health’s Pediatrician, located at the Family Medicine Clinic, specializes in children’s care and will routinely check your baby, child, or teen as they develop and mature into young adults.