Regardless of the time of year you go, exploring Crested Butte, Colorado is a stunning and memorable experience. We highly recommend adding this destination to your road trip bucket list. If snow sports aren’t your thing, that’s totally okay. This mountain town offers year-round scenic beauty.
Once you see it for yourself, you’ll understand why outdoor lovers, athletes, retirees, tourists, and everyone in between flocks to this town for some mountain air.
In the spring, bright yellow and purple wildflowers cover the sides of the mountains for as far as you can see. And in the fall, the aspen trees light up the land with their golden shimmering leaves.
This fall we sent Disa and Melissa to Crested Butte in a camper van to explore the area. Not surprisingly, they made some beautiful memories together. And the photos they brought back were breathtaking. Continue scrolling to learn more about the area, see their photos, and get inspired to plan your next trip to Crested Butte.