Crested Butte Colorado Ice Skating

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Ice Skating

Crested Butte has a darling little outdoor ice rink that adds the perfect touch to any Crested Butte vacation, while nearby Gunnison has several more skating options, including an indoor rink.

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  • Call Big Mine Ice Rink in Crested Butte at (970) 349-0974 for public open skate times.
  • The Crested Butte ice rink rents skates for $15 for adults and $7 for kids and seniors.
  • Call (970) 642-8061 for public skate times at the Gunnison ice rinks.
  • Admission is $4 to the Gunnison ice facility and $4 for skate rentals.


Crested Butte's outdoor ice rink is a great way to cap off a ski day. Also, Gunnison has a world-class ice facility with an indoor rink and two outdoor options.

Big Mine Ice Rink

The Big Mine Ice Rink in Crested Butte is an outdoor facility open December through February, conditions dependent. It's located at the Nordic center in downtown Crested Butte at 620 Second Street. Call (970) 349-0974 for open skate times.

The Big Mine in Crested Butte is free with your own skates or rentals cost $15 for adults and $7 for kids and seniors.

Jorgensen Ice Rink

The Gunnison Recreation Center's Jorgensen Ice Facility features a large indoor rink, a covered outdoor rink and skating on a frozen pond. Call (970) 641-8061 for public skate times.

Admission to the Gunnison indoor facilities is $4 for adults. Rentals also cost $4. The two outdoor options are free with your own skates.

The Gunnison ice rink offers learn-to-skate group lessons and private lessons. Costs and availability varies.