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Winter 2013/2014 is off and rolling….

Winter in Crested Butte, Colorado is off and rolling with a great first month and half to the season ! It is already mid-January and stopping to take a quick break and reflect on all that has been going on over the past 45 days, is making our heads spin, our hearts beat fast, and [...]

Bolivia Mountaineering Expedition (2013 Trip Report)….

Crested Butte Mountain Guides has recently returned from our annual mountaineering expedition to the high peaks of the Cordillera Real in the Bolivian Andes. Expanding on our shorter 8-day trip in 2012, our 2013 Bolivia Mountaineering Expedition stayed for 14-days and attempted to climb 5 different mountains above 17,000′ in two different parts of the [...]

Wilderness solo skiing on Little Bear Peak

It’s Spring in the Colorado Rockies, and that guarantees only one thing…..fickle, unpredictable weather ! For the type of person that isn’t too attached to the idea of what Spring is supposed to be about, is willing to roll with what Mother Nature delivers, or is just plain ADD when it comes to outdoor recreation [...]