For outdoor enthusiasts, Crested Butte in the summer is paradise. It is called "the wildflower capital of the world" for obvious reasons and there is no better way to see the wonderful scenery than by trying some of the many activities offered here. The mountain resort is the perfect place to take a hike or try mountain biking, which are fun for the whole family.
For those looking for total adventure, you can choose from camping, rock climbing, kayaking, horseback riding, ATV rentals, and whitewater rafting. The many different outfitters in the area can help you with any equipment needs you may have, in addition to offering you their guide services. With Gunnison National Forest nearby, it is easy to enjoy all that it has to offer; from fields full of gorgeous wildflowers to streams stocked with fish.
If you are looking for pampering in Crested Butte after a long day hiking, be sure to experience one of the amazing spas while getting a massage, facial, or any of the other of the great treatments. There are also some lovely scenic drives through the area that give you a chance to explore Crested Butte and its surroundings in a short period of time.
Crested Butte is the perfect summer destination for everyone, so bring the whole family and your taste for adventure.