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To and from Crested Butte

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Location

Crested Butte is located in southwest Colorado, within the Gunnison National Forest and the Elk Mountain Range of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.  The resort lies in the town of Mt. Crested Butte, three miles from the town of Crested Butte, one of Colorado’s largest National Historic Districts, originally settled in the 1880s as a mining supply camp.

Distance from Major Centers

  • Gunnison: 30 miles/ 48 km north
  • Denver: 230 miles/ 368 km southwest
  • Montrose: 90 miles/ 144 km northeast
  • Colorado Springs: 197 miles/ 315 km west
  • Aspen: 17 air miles/ 27 km (and one very big mountain range) from Aspen.  Two and ½ hour drive in the summer, approximately four to five hour drive in the winter. (Kebler Pass is closed during winter months). 6-8 hours if you hike over.

Nearest Airports

Airlines

Fall Flight Schedule- Gunnison Airport

United Airlines – Denver (DEN) to Gunnison (GUC)

  • Daily, August 19-2014-December 17, 2014

Winter Flight Schedule – Gunnison Airport

United Airlines – Denver (DEN) to Gunnison (GUC)

  • Twice Daily, December 18, 2014-January 5, 2015
  • Daily, January 6, 2015- January 30, 2015
  • Twice Daily, January 31, 2015-February 7, 2014
  • Daily: February 8-11, 2015
  • Twice Daily February 12, 2015-April 6, 2015

United Airlines – Houston (IAH) to Gunnison (GUC) 

  • Daily, December 18, 2014- January 5, 2015
  • Saturdays – February 14, 2015- April4, 2015

United Airlines – Chicago (ORD) to Gunnison (GUC) 

  • Daily Inbound and Outbound Flights Saturdays December 20, 2014- January 3, 2015
  • Daily Outbound Flights Sundays December 20, 2014- December 28,2014
  • Daily Inbound and Outbound Flights Saturdays February 14, 2015- April 4, 2015
  • Daily Outbound Flights Sundays February 22, 2015- March 29, 2015

Please visit www.united.com for reservations/information or call (800) 864-8331 for the most up to date information.

 

American Airlines Service to & from Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)

  • Daily Flights December 18, 2014- December 24, 2014, December 31, 2014
  • Twice Daily Flights December 25, 2014- December 30, 2014 & January 1, 2015- January 5, 2015
  • Daily Flights January 6, 2015- April 6, 2015
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