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Crested Butte Trails: Crested Butte Mountain Summit 12,162 Feet

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The town’s namesake begs to be summited. A short, steep, and rewarding hike starts by taking the Silver Queen lift from the Crested …

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Crested Butte Trails: Daisy Pass

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If timed right, this trail has it all. Dramatic mountain views extending for miles all the way to the Maroon Bells and …

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Crested Butte Trails: Caves Trail

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Most visitors miss out on experiencing some fantastic scenery hidden in the Cement Creek Valley near Crested Butte South (or CB South in …

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Crested Butte Trails: Red Lady (Mt. Emmons)

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One of the most prominent peaks seen from town, Red Lady (Mt. Emmons) is a popular destination for backcountry skiers in …

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Crested Butte Trails: Red Lady (Mt. Emmons) via Scarp Ridge

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The longest route on Scarp Ridge offers spectacular 360 degree views and an unparalleled hiking experience. This trail includes wildflower covered hillsides in the …

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Crested Butte Trails: Scarp Ridge Middle Loop

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This fantastic approach to Scarp Ridge offers an extremely rewarding hiking experience. Wildflower covered hillsides in the summer combine with awe-inspiring mountain vistas in every …

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Crested Butte Trails: West Maroon Pass

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With a little luck and good timing, West Maroon Pass can offer a hike flanked by dense fields of stunning wildflowers. This popular …

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Crested Butte Trails: West Maroon – Frigid Air Pass

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Along with Rustler Gulch, we recommend adding the Frigid Air Pass loop or 3 Pass loop to your bucket list …

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Crested Butte Trails: Horse Ranch Park Loop

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This is a hike with amazing views of nearly the whole Kebler aspen forest and of many mountains in the …