Winter Season At Crested Butte Mountain Resort And Gunnison/Crested Butte Airport Now Offering Air Service

Posted By: The Ski Channel on October 26, 2011 3:20 pm

Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) and the Gunnison County Rural Transportation Association announce air service for this winter season from three major carriers: American Airlines, Continental Airlines and United Airlines, with flights from Dallas (DFW), Houston (IAH) and Denver (DEN). This is an exciting event for all you skiers and snowboarders who are anxious to get out on the mountain! 

A trip to Crested Butte this winter is quick and easy thanks to direct, non-stop flights into the Gunnison/Crested Butte (GUC) Regional Airport from several major cities across the country. The Gunnison/Crested Butte Airport is located in Gunnison, CO. and features a convenient travel alternative to the larger airports in the state. Crested Butte is an easy 30-minute drive from the GUC airport and shuttle service and car rentals are available. Through each carrier’s extensive flight network, guests can get to Crested Butte from anywhere in the world. United Airlines flights between Denver and Gunnison/Crested Butte run throughout the year. Flights from Houston on Continental, as well as Dallas/Ft. Worth on American Airlines begin December 15th of this year and continue through early April 2012.

The Montrose Regional Airport offers is another great alternative to driving from one of the state’s larger airports. Montrose is located about one and one-half hours from Crested Butte and the airport hosts direct, non-stop flights from Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas/Ft Worth, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles and Newark. Shuttle service and car rentals are also available from the Montrose Regional Airport for your convenience. 

To make travel more affordable, CBMR’s Friends & Family Fly Free offer returns for another season! This is something to definitely be excited about! The offer is simple: buy two airline tickets and get the third free when staying in select lodging. The maximum number of free tickets per itinerary is three. Maximum travel credit is $500. 

Crested Butte has some new offers for this winter season that are worth checking out! If you book early you save much more! Save BIG by booking by November 1, 2011 and receive 20 percent off.

If you STILL haven’t found a deal that is right for you, then come to enjoy some of the best conditions of the season and an additional nights’ lodging and day of skiing free. Purchase three nights of lodging and three days of lift tickets between January 3 and March 9, 2012 and receive a fourth night of lodging and fourth day of skiing free. Blackout dates apply.

Contact Crested Butte for more information on these amazing new offers at: 800-600-2803.