Crested Butte

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285 mi 459 km of trail 14 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 37 Trails Intermediate Trails 53 Trails Hard Trails 19 Trails

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Food & Drink

After the Ride: Local Favorites

Ginger Cafe Well ok. Not the best not the worst.
Lil's Sushi Bar & Grill Dynamo Shrimp is SO GOOD. tell them Garlic Mike said so!
321 Elk Ave, Crested Butte CO — (970) 349-5457
Teocalli Tamale Ask for the secret tacos - crunchy shell wrapped in a soft shell.
Sherpa Cafe Tasty entrees, dumplings were meh. Slow service on busy nights.
The Secret Stash Expext 45 min wait
Pitas In Paradise Had a wrap and it was disgusting.
302 Elk Ave, Crested Butte CO — (970) 349-0897
McGill's The Salmon Benedict is freaking AH-MAZING!
228 Elk Ave, Crested Butte CO — (970) 349-5240
Brick Oven Pizzeria and Pub Great place for hanging out and enjoying good food and friends. The patio makes for wonderful people watching.
223 Elk Ave, Crested Butte CO — (970) 349-5044
Marchitelli's Gourmet Noodle Lobster ravioli. Caprese salad. Tiramisu. Best restaurant in CB.
The Last Steep Best Bloody in the Butte.
Powerstop Deep fried ice cream and flip night
905 N Main St, Gunnison CO — (800) 231-2222
Up 4 Pizza The best cookie in the world. Try it!
SONIC Drive In Great service!
Gunnisack Gunni Cookie!! (Peanut butter)
142 N Main St, Gunnison CO — (970) 641-5445
Firebrand Deli Good food friendly service, nice little place!
111 N Main St, Gunnison CO — (970) 641-6266
The Bean Free Wifi and great coffee!!
120 N Main St, Gunnison CO — (970) 641-2408
W Cafe (The "Dub") Probably the best steak and eggs I've ever had. If you think they're all the same (like I did) you will discover differently here. Wow.
116 N Main St, Gunnison CO — (970) 641-1744
Anejo Bistro and Bar Had the awesome chef Burrito combo.
Marios Pizza Try the chicken, bacon, ranch, tomato pizza.
House Of China Get the General Tso's chicken extra-spicy!

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8.6 mi 13.8 km
#1 401 Trail
Crested Butte, CO
8.6 mi 13.8 km Crested Butte, CO
Minor Issues
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Muddy - 7/30/17 we rode it, many puddles and the climb from the trailhead at pass up (in the trees) was slick. would suggest an aggressive rear tire. it is manageable though and worth getting wet and muddy!
21 days ago
32 
3.6 mi 5.8 km
#2 Lupine
Crested Butte, CO
3.6 mi 5.8 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry - Loose.
16 days ago
27 
6.8 mi 10.9 km
#3 Doctor Park Trail
Crested Butte, CO
6.8 mi 10.9 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry
5 hours ago
3.9 mi 6.2 km
#4 Trail 403
Crested Butte, CO
3.9 mi 6.2 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Bit sloppy. Will be more fun when it dries out and becomes tacky. Rideable though!
11 days ago
11 
2.8 mi 4.5 km
#5 Lower Loop
Crested Butte, CO
2.8 mi 4.5 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry - Loose.
16 days ago
21 
5.5 mi 8.8 km
#6 Dyke Trail
Crested Butte, CO
5.5 mi 8.8 km Crested Butte, CO
Minor Issues
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Some Mud: Few patches of thick mud. Ride / walk through ... not around. Will be all good in another week or 2.
57 days ago
11 
1.5 mi 2.4 km
#7 Upper Lower Loop
Crested Butte, CO
1.5 mi 2.4 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry
2 days ago
14 
2.0 mi 3.2 km
#8 Gunsight Trail
Crested Butte, CO
2.0 mi 3.2 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry
2 days ago
11 
10.7 mi 17.2 km
#9 Deer Creek Trail
Crested Butte, CO
10.7 mi 17.2 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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11 days ago
1.5 mi 2.5 km
#10 Upper Loop
Crested Butte, CO
1.5 mi 2.5 km Crested Butte, CO
Unknown
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Crested Butte, CO
5.1 mi 8.2 km Crested Butte, CO
Unknown
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0.7 mi 1.1 km
#12 Wood's Trail
Crested Butte, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km Crested Butte, CO
Unknown
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2.1 mi 3.3 km
#13 Strand Hill
Crested Butte, CO
2.1 mi 3.3 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry
42 days ago
Crested Butte, CO
4.5 mi 7.3 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry
5 hours ago
Crested Butte, CO
3.2 mi 5.1 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Some mud puddles and one stream crossing where you might have to take off your shoes. Flowers and views are on point! Still some pesky flies in the meadows.
10 days ago
6.1 mi 9.9 km
#16 Bear Creek
Crested Butte, CO
6.1 mi 9.9 km Crested Butte, CO
Unknown
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1.3 mi 2.0 km
#17 Hot Dogger
Crested Butte, CO
1.3 mi 2.0 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry
69 days ago
1.6 mi 2.5 km
#18 Avery
Crested Butte, CO
1.6 mi 2.5 km Crested Butte, CO
Unknown
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1.4 mi 2.2 km
#19 Strand Bonus
Crested Butte, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km Crested Butte, CO
All Clear
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Dry
42 days ago
13.5 mi 21.7 km
#20 Pearl Pass Road
Crested Butte, CO
13.5 mi 21.7 km Crested Butte, CO
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy - Heavy water on Aspen side (road is an active streambed with small waterfalls), several snow patches near summit, sticky clay mud on CB side. Expect some hike-a-biking.
14 days ago

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