Colorado | Crested Butte

Monthly climbing area averages are for the weather station CRESTED BUTTE, which is 4 miles away and 37 feet below the location used for the Crested Butte climbing area forecasts.

Average Temperatures


Average Precipitation (inches)

Climbing Resources
Sunrise/SunsetSunrise / Sunset: 7:23 AM / 6:21 PM
ElevationElevation: 8,897 feet
Climbing Map
Climbing Area Description
The town of Crested Butte lies directly west of Mount Crested Butte, at the base of which can be found the Skyland boulders which are nestled at the edge of a shady aspen grove.

Taylor Canyon, which is about 10 miles south of Crested butte (halfway between Crested Butte and Gunnison), has some sport and trad climbing (plus some bouldering).