Tag Archive for Photography

Snow Making Begins in Crested Butte

Wow!  With just four weeks until the ski season opens in Crested Butte, the weather continues to trend towards winter, exciting all of us at Black Tie.  Colder temperatures and snowfall have graced us lately, encouraging skiing and snowboarding in the back country as well as booter building and rail sliding.  Our customers are starting to notice the changing weather… Read more →

Pre-Opening Day Ski Area Photos: Crested Butte

Everyone is saying that they can’t remember when we’ve had this much snow for opening day in Crested Butte and we’ve got the photos to show it. Since Black Tie Ski Rentals of Crested Butte wasn’t open and renting skis a few days ago, we took advantage of our flexible schedule and hiked the ski area to see for ourselves.… Read more →

The Last Great Western Ski Town

Crested Butte is Colorado’s last great ski town, but its also a real western town. One way you can tell is the occasional cattle drive that you might run into while you are in between Crested Butte and Gunnison. We’re blessed to live in such a cool area, with great snow, great mountains, wonderful restaurants, entertainment options, and real life… Read more →

Gorgeous Weekend in Crested Butte

We got a little bit of snow, but mostly we had beautiful weather and warmer days this weekend. The skiing was good and the crowds were’t bad at all, especially for President’s day weekend. We hope everyone out there enjoyed their three day weekend and hopefully you got to ski the recently opened Spellbound Bowl. Read more →

Christmas in Crested Butte: 2012

We had a great Christmas here in Crested Butte with Santa bringing us lots of snow. Unfortunately, that snow caused some travel problems for some of our guests, but for every one who has been able to get here, the skiing has been fantastic. We’ve been quite busy at Black Tie Ski Rentals of Crested Butte, but we’ve got some… Read more →