What better way is there to see the splendid scenery of Colorado than by gliding above it? If you’re a thrill-seeker searching for a way to see the abundant mountains, valleys, wildflowers, waterfalls, and rivers of this stunning state out West, you have to try the many exciting Crested Butte zipline tours! Set within one of the most beautiful mountain towns you could ever imagine, these tours, held at the famous Crested Butte Mountain Resort, are almost magical in the way they allow you to see this area from a bird’s perspective. Discover why these tours are some of the best things to do in Crested Butte and book yours today to start planning the mountain getaway of a lifetime!
All about the Crested Butte Mountain Resort Zipline Tours
When to Go
Whether you’re in Crested Butte during the winter to enjoy “America’s best ski town” or on a summer vacation to admire the famous wildflower displays, you can still go on a zipline tour to marvel this area in all of its splendor. Crested Butte Mountain Resort offers these tours seasonally so visitors can always enjoy this activity. Advanced reservations are preferred; you make these by calling (970) 349-2211 or stopping by the Adventure Center.
What to Expect
Strap on your harness and prepare for an adrenaline rush like no other! These lines vary from 120 to 400 feet above the ground so you can receive the best possible views of the scenery below. Tours usually last approximately 1.5 to 2 hours long; you’ll be able to journey your way through Crested Butte through a network of connected bridges and platforms. This is an amazing method of seeing a great amount of Crested Butte’s most picturesque natural features.
There’s so much more to do at the Crested Butte Mountain Resort than just the zipline tours! Jeep tours, white water rafting, hiking, horseback riding, and fishing are all offered here as well during the warmer months. The arrival of winter also brings fun and excitement as the ski slopes open again to the delight of many. Snowshoeing, snow tubing, and dog sledding are all options as well when you decide to visit the beloved Crested Butte Mountain Resort.
Come Stay with Us at Alpine Getaways!
Make sure you stay in the best possible lodging while you’re enjoying the many things to do in Crested Butte! Alpine Getaways provides all their guests with amazing vacation rentals located throughout the most picturesque parts of this town in the Rocky Mountains. Our outstanding cottages, cabins, apartments, and villas are all comfortably furnished and fully equipped with the finest amenities. You can choose to settle down close to the excellent downtown area with all their numerous shops and cafes, or bask in the peace and quiet of a more secluded, scenic area. No matter where you choose to stay, you’ll be impressed by the quality of comfort our vacation rentals provide! Check our availability online today to start planning your dream getaway to Crested Butte, Colorado, today!
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