Rock On Ice 2018!

  The Rock on Ice team returns to Mt. Crested Butte for an ice carving festival in celebration of the holiday season. Be amazed as two of the world’s most renowned carvers create larger than life sized sculptures of animals, holiday characters and other iconic figures out of blocks of ice. The event will feature interactive sculptures perfect for family… Read more →

Holiday Cheer, Reserve Your Gear!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Santa sprinkled magic dust on top of the Christmas Tree at the annual tree lighting ceremony on the mountain last night. With hot cocoa, s’mores and pictures with Santa, Mountaineer Square was filled with holiday cheer. Earlier this week, downtown Crested Butte also lit their Christmas tree outside of the Brick Oven… Read more →

2018-2019 SKI SEASON

The 2018-2019 Crested Butte Ski Season is finally here! Get out there a day early on Wednesday, November 21st, in support of Donation Day. Lift tickets are $15 and all proceeds will benefit the Crested Butte Snowsports Foundation. This organization helps provide financial support for the youth in Crested Butte and Gunnison communities in their pursuit of sportsmanship and excellence… Read more →

Featured Gear Thursdays – Never Summer Maverix

Black Tie of Crested Butte is proud to continue our partnership with Colorado local Never Summer Snowboards and introduce the new surf inspired Maverix. This all mountain shredder will make you fall in love with snowboarding all over again. With a new Fusion Rocker Camber profile, the Mavrix is playful, snappy and quick edge to edge. The Maverix is perfect… Read more →

Featured Gear Thursdays – Atomic Punx and Punx Jr.

Black Tie of Crested Butte is happy to announce our new and improved adult premium ski, the Atomic Punx! The Atomic Punx is an awesome twin tip ski that is used in events from the X-games to the Olympics. The Punx is traditionally a park ski, but never limited to what terrain is ahead of you.  With a hybrid sidewall,… Read more →

Featured Terrain: East River Lift

If you are looking to ski pristine bumps,trees and groomers, look no further than East River Lift located off the Paradise Lift on the backside of the mountain. East River is by far one of the best bangs for your bucks if you are looking to make a bunch of laps. With shorter tree and mogul runs, you are able… Read more →

Featured Gear Thursdays – Rossignol Experience 80

Black Tie Crested Butte is pleased to announce the new Rossignol Experience 80 back into our premium fleet. The Rossignol Experience 80 is by far one of the best carving skis in the industry. Built with a Auto-Turn Rocker, the E80 blends both camber and rocker to ensure that you are able to enter your turn with ease, but with… Read more →

Featured Gear Thursdays – Never Summer Bantam

Black Tie of Crested Butte is proud to continue our partnership with Colorado local Never Summer Snowboards and introduce the new kid’s specific Bantam into our Junior Premium line. Progression is the name of the game when talking about the Never Summer Bantam.  Built to help kids hone in on their snowboard skills, but also can progress more advanced riders.… Read more →

Happy Hump Day with the High Lift!

TODAY IS THE DAY!!! The High Lift will open mid-day TODAY with access to Headwall and Teo Bowl! Guests are reminded to review our beacon policy at The news gets even better as Mother Nature is expected to continue dumping snow on Crested Butte Mountain through Sunday, with more than a foot expected to fall! The 91 runs open will be… Read more →

Attitude Adjustment Party

Black Tie is a proud supporter of the Crested Butte Ski Patrol’s 36th annual Attitude Adjustment Party. The event will take place at the Public House on Friday, February 16th at 7:00 p.m.. Music starting at 9 p.m. with Whiskey Bill and the Woodsplitters followed by Euforquestera at 11 pm! $15 cover gets you music and a raffle ticket for the HUGE… Read more →