Featured Gear Thursdays – Never Summer Snowtrooper

Black Tie of Crested Butte is proud to continue our partnership with Colorado local Never Summer Snowboards and introduce the new Snowtrooper into our premium line. The Snowtrooper is a go to favorite for any type of on mountain condition. Featuring Never Summer’s Original Rocker Camber Profile, which incorporates both rocker and camber in a hybrid profile, increasing response but… Read more →

CB Celebrations

The third week in February is full of events, so make sure to book your rentals with Black Tie Skis today and come party with us! Grab your beads and a beverage and celebrate Mardi Gras in Crested Butte on the 13th of February. Black Tie Ski Rentals is privileged to offer patrons a unique discount with several vendors found… Read more →

Featured Terrain – Paradise Lift

Crested Butte Mountain may not have the largest terrain, but if you are looking for pristine groomers, trees, and everything in between, look no further than the Paradise Lift located on the backside of the mountain. The Paradise Lift is known for its picturesque views of the surrounding mountains. Be sure to have you camera ready for the best family… Read more →

Featured Gear Thursdays – Atomic Backland FR 102

Black Tie of Crested Butte is happy to announce our brand new premium ski, the Atomic Backland FR 102. The Atomic Backland is a playful, all-mountain powder ski that is light and responsive. At 102 mm underfoot, the Backland is not so wide where you will sacrifice agility, but is wide enough to ensure you float in the deepest of… Read more →

Winter Competitions, Music, and More!

Another week of events in Crested Butte has locals and visitors excited to celebrate. More pro tips as well as local and abroad events that feature some homegrown Crested Butians are in the queue. Be sure to book with Black Tie Ski Rentals and appreciate some on and off mountain events. Keep your tips up and tip a glass during… Read more →

CBMR Featured Terrain – Houston (Green)

Crested Butte was the first ski area to open extreme terrain to the public, but don’t let that fool you. CBMR has some of the best beginner terrain that Colorado has to offer. A local and tourist favorite for progressing your skills is without a doubt Houston. Located off the Red Lady lift, Houston is a wide, green run with… Read more →

Featured Gear Thursdays – Nordica Astral 84

Black Tie Crested Butte is excited to announce our new Women Premium ski, the Nordica Astral 84! Nordica is known in the industry for unbelievable skis and the Astral 84 is no exception. Built with free-riding in mind, the ski is forgiving, but responsive in any terrain. Designed with CamRock, adding both rocker and camber together, this ski is built… Read more →

Super Bowls and Ski Series’

As the snow continues to accumulate in Paradise Bowl, Crested Butte continues season long events and gears up for Super Bowl Sunday! January 30th, Women’s Tips on Tuesdays carries on providing expert advice followed by beverages at the Umbrella Bar at the top of Painter Boy at 1:30. This women-specific event offers a unique experience for those looking to improve… Read more →

CBMR Featured Terrain – International (Black)

Crested Butte Mountain Resort is mainly known for their off-piste extreme skiing, but if you looking for a run that will make speed and carving fun again, International is the one for you. Besides the majestic look of the run while going up the Silver Queen Lift or the all time views of town when coming down, International is a… Read more →