Monday woe?…Not with all this expected snow!

Here’s a reason to be happy on a Monday…SNOW IS IN THE FORECAST! Looks like Crested Butte will be getting a health dose of pow all week long. More runs have been opening up this past week and this added snow will only increase those numbers. So get out there and enjoy it! And if you need a little something… Read more →

Featured Gear Thursdays – Salomon Q-88 Lux

Want versatility for riding all types of terrain? The Salomon Q-88 Lux is the ski for you! Rated as one of Black Tie’s best women’s all-mountain premium skis, the Q-88 Lux gives you the freedom to explore all that Crested Butte has to offer. These skis are wide enough to handle fresh snow while still narrow enough to carve it… Read more →


Happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at Black Tie! Today is Crested Butte Mountain Resort’s official opening day for the 2016/2017 Winter Season. Three runs are currently opened as we await the arrival of more snowfall. With 3 inches of fresh snow within the last 24 hours, we are looking forward to continued snow showers throughout the week. Get… Read more →

Colorado CRAFTED

Sunshine, spring skiing, good food, craft distilleries and breweries…if all of these things appeal to you, then you have to check out CRAFTED this weekend. Organized by the Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce, CRAFTED is a celebration of Colorado’s craft food and drink scene in the winter months. Join in on the fun on Saturday, March 5th from 2-6pm at Crested Butte Mountain… Read more →


Come and join Crested Butte Mountain Resort February 18th through the 21st for the USSA Dan Prater Memorial Cup. This annual race brings 250 of Colorado’s top 12 and 13 year old alpine ski racers to Crested Butte in a chance to qualify for the Junior Olympics, and win the Nations Cup title with some awesome prizes. The Prater Cup… Read more →

Black Tie Heads to SIA!

Our team is currently in Denver checking out the SIA Snow Show at the Colorado Convention Center. What is SIA? The Snow Sports Industry of America snow-show delivers the “largest, most concentrated and authentic trade event in the snow sports industry.” It is a great opportunity for snow sports industry specialists and enthusiasts to check out all of the latest… Read more →

Live at the Butte 66!

Join us January 8th and 9th from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Butte 66 for live music, drinks and food! Located at the base by the Red Lady Lift, this event is a perfect way to close out your day shredding on the slopes. Friday will feature Justin Howard and Saturday with Bill Dowell. Bill Dowell is the Director of… Read more →