What to do in Crested Butte

Early skiing in Crested Butte.

Early skiing in Crested Butte.

So, you’re in Crested Butte on your ski vacation, and now you want to know what to do (other than ski) with all the time you saved by letting us deliver your rental skis to your door. Well, we here at Black Tie Ski Rentals of Crested Butte are all about helping you make the most of your time in the Butte!

Today we are going to talk about dining options. There are tons of great dining options in Crested Butte, some of our favorites are:

The Brick Oven Pizzeria: One of our favorites, they are know for their great beer selection with tons and tons of microbrews on tap. They also have great, hand made pizza and make for a great family dinner spot. If you are here in the spring, summer or fall, they have the BEST deck in Crested Butte. 223 Elk Ave. 970-349-5044.


Maxwell’s: In the mood for a steak? Maxwells has hand-cut steaks and the largest wine selection in Gunnison County. Reservations are recommended. 226 Elk Ave., 970-349-1221.

If you are staying on the mountain and you need a ride down to town and back (remember, those drinks will add up fast at 9,000 feet) call Specialty Services at 970-901-6400 and they will give you a ride in their luxury suburbans! They answer the phone until midnight. $20 one-way and $30 round trip. The suburbans fit 6 adults. They also do grocery store, liquor store and take out runs! Tell them that the Black Tie guys sent you!