Best Crested Butte Cross Country Skiing Trails

The Crested Butte area has 7 cross country ski trails out of the 52 cross country skiing areas found in Colorado.

  April 6, 2018

Located in Colorado, the cross country skiing in Crested Butte offers more than a half-dozen beautiful cross-country ski trails. The best Crested Butte cross country skiing based on popularity are considered to be Crested Butte Nordic Center, Elk Mountain Grand Traverse, Slate River / Oh-Be-Joyful, Kebler Pass System, and Cement Creek. For a detailed Nordic ski trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Crested Butte cross country skiing trail below.

Where Can I Cross Country Ski In Crested Butte?

FEATURED:  Lily Lake Nordic Trail System

  Crested Butte, Colorado

  July 22, 2016

Northwest of Gunnison and west of Crested Butte, the Lily Lake Nordic Trail System is a 10km trail network for cross country skiing. During the month of November, the Crested Butte Nordic Center grooms the trail network for classical and skate skiing under a special use permit from the Gunnison National Forest.