Crested Butte Mountain Resort is situated in the southwestern part of Colorado, surrounded by the scenic Gunnison National Forest and the Elk Mountain Range. The resort town, Mt. Crested Butte, is located approximately three miles from the historically significant mining town of Crested Butte.
If you’re traveling from Denver, it’s about a four-hour drive to reach Crested Butte. The nearest airport is Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport. Upon arrival, you have the option to rent a car or take a shuttle to reach the town, which is approximately 30 minutes away from the airport.