Ski Like its Your Birthday at Crested Butte!

Posted By: The Ski Channel on September 29, 2011 12:50 pm

MT. CRESTED BUTTE, CO – November 23, 2011 will be opening day of riding at Crested Butte Mountain Resort, and just so happens to be the date of the resort’s 50th birthday and the culmination of a year long celebration. To honor its golden year, Crested Butte is offering a free lift ticket valid on November 23, opening day for the 2011-2012 season. Not only that, to take the awesome to an even higher level, they are also offering a free lift ticket for your birthday whenever it may fall during the winter season.

The opening day birthday festivites features live music with Drew Emmitt, fun events, a big birthday cake, and party favors. Did we mention that your lift ticket and all these activities are free!?! That’s just how they roll in “Colorado’s Last Great Ski Town.”

The “Ski Free on Your Birthday” offer applies to anyone with a birtday during the 2011-2012 winter season. Skiers and riders must show a valid photo ID at the Crested Butte Mountain Resort  Adventure Center on the day they were born to receive their free lift ticket. Participants must be 18 years of age or older with a valid photo ID to prove their official date of birth.

“We couldn’t think of a more appropriate way to celebrate our 50th birthday than with free skiing for all resort guests on opening day,” said Daren Cole, vice president of sales and marketing for CBMR. “The ‘Ski Free on Your Birthday’ offer is the icing on the cake.”

For more information about Crested Butte’s lodging, conference, meeting facilities, and special packages, call Crested Butte Vacations, (800) 600-2803 or visit the website at

For information on ski area real estate opportunities call (970) 349-4999 or (877) 805-6109 or visit the website at

Check out the next page for some more special offers and ski packages from our friends at Crested Butte Mountain Resort!





Early Season Package

It’s another La Niña year and that could mean exceptional early season skiing and riding at CBMR. From November 22 – December 2, the resort is offering lodging and lift tickets for $69 per person, per night. From December 3 – 15, the rate is $89 per person, per night. To reserve an Early Season Package visit or call Crested Butte Vacations at 800-600-2803.

Half off Every 2nd Night at Elevation

Every second night is half off at the Elevation Hotel & Spa. Book one night get the next at half off. Price is subject to availability. This offer good for travel between December 16, 2011 to January 28, 2012 and cannot be combined with any other offer. Valid only on new reservations. For more information visit or call Crested Butte Vacations at 800-600-2803.