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 Lessons||Ski Area||Lessons offered for kids between 3 and 14|
|Dog Sledding||Washington Gulch||Daily tours; reserve in advance|
|Downhill Skiing||Ski Area||4 & under ski FREE; pick up at ticket window|
|Ice Skating||Town of Crested Butte||FREE access, rentals available|
|Nordic Skiing||Nordic Center||Discounted rentals and trail passes for 16 & under, lessons available|
|Music & Arts||Center for the Arts||Activities throughout the season|
|Sled & Tube||All Around CB||FREE, or buy a sled (available at ACE Hardware)|
|Tin Cup Ice Cream & Desserts||Ski Base Area||Milkshakes, ice cream, waffles, and more sweet treats|
|Snowshoe||Nordic Center||Discounted rentals for 16 & under, guides available|
|Clay Studio||Town of Crested Butte||Kid, Teen, & Adult Classes|
|Library||CB Library||Children's reading section & events for kids|
|Sleigh Ride||Almont Resort||Private sleigh ride, max. 4 adults & 2 children at a time|
|Crested Butte Museum||Elk Avenue Downtown CB||Learn about CB's history through a variety of exhibits|
|Majestic Theatre||Town of Crested Butte||Craft+Cinema third Sunday of every month|
|Gunnison Rec Center||Gunnison||Indoor pool, climbing wall, and play area|
|Build a snowman/igloo||Anywhere||FREE|
Check out the interactive map below to get more info on locations of these fun activities for kids!
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Family Health & Medicine
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.