Tag Archive for ski vacation

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 →

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 →

Wild Weekend in the Butte!

Crested Butte is known for throwing great parties. This weekend is going to be no different. If you find yourself on the mountain tonight, Crested Butte Ski Patrol is throwing the Attitude Adjustment Party starting at 7PM at Butte 66. The entry fee is a $10 donation to people in need in the Gunnison Valley. Bonus! It also gets you… Read more →

How to Fall Right (or Not at All)

Skiing is a fun and fast paced sport, which means for most people you might spend some time on the ground. There are simple things you can do to avoid this. If you do not have the ability to practice all the time, you can still do specific exercises to strengthen your legs and core. Melanie Wong from Outside Online… Read more →

Crested Butte: Nordic Capitol of Colorado

Did you know that Crested Butte is the Nordic ski capitol of Colorado? Crested Butte Nordic maintains 55 kilometers of  groomed trails around the Town of Crested Butte. If downhill skiing is not your cup of tea, you can still get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather on one of the many groomed or ungroomed trails this town has to offer. If… Read more →

How to Improve your Skiing in Five Days

We don’t all have the luxury of being able to ski as much as we would like. When you do finally get out of town and head toward your favorite ski destination, you want to be able to enjoy it and ski your best. There are a handful of things that can help improve your skiing no matter how short… Read more →

Another White Christmas in Crested Butte

Christmas is close, and it is dumping in Crested Butte! Not only is the skiing great, but the town looks beautiful covered in fresh snow. Even USA Today agrees. Crested Butte was ranked one of the top 10 best places to be for a white Christmas! Come check out our town, the powder, or both on your next ski vacation! You can read what… Read more →

Beginning to Plan Your Ski Vacation

Planning your ski vacation can be a lot of work. If you have never visited the Gunnison Valley, it can make it even harder. For first timers to Crested Butte, there are some important things you may not know about, such as the free town shuttle or the best times to visit. Black Tie Ski Rentals of Crested Butte wants… Read more →