Tag Archives: Crested Butte

Hiking Farris Creek Trail in Crested Butte

Since my husband and I started hiking more last year, we've listened to many rave reviews about the trails, scenery, and wildflowers around Crested Butte. So, we took a short trip to the Wildflower Capital of Colorado to check it out! Unfortunately we didn't have the ideal weather while there - no hiking for me…
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Crested Butte, CO

I've just returned from a short visit to Crested Butte and want to share how much I loved it! This was only my second visit there (first one during winter), even though I've lived in Colorado for many years. Crested Butte is surrounded by the Elk Mountains, about 220 miles southwest of Denver. In the…
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The Nordic Inn – Crested Butte, CO

The Nordic InnĀ is a lovely small lodge located within walking distance of the Mt. Crested Butte ski area. My husband and I stayed here for one night on a spur of the moment trip to Crested Butte in July. The location of the Nordic Inn is hard to beat - especially in the winter! It's…
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