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Crested Butte Ski Trip 2018
Update 12/11/17 - Due to a cancellation there is one bed and flight available in a double occupancy room . Please click on the "Standby List" to get on-board the trip.
Dates: Saturday March 3 - Saturday March 10, 2018
Price: $1700 (Lodging, Transportation, 5 Day lifts)
Trip Leader: Mark Findley
The trip includes 7 nights of lodging, all transportation to and from Crested Butte, 5 days lift tickets, welcome party, hot tub parties, farewell dinner and no limit on the amount of fun you can have. You may tailor your own options to get to the right trip for you.
Crested Butte Mountain Resort has expansive and diverse terrain across more than 1,500 skiable acres and offers terrain suitable for any ability type. With wide open beginner and intermediate runs, great terrain parks and some of Colorado's best in-bounds extreme terrain, the mountain has something for everyone.
An historic coal mining turned ski town; Crested Butte is a place that lives and breathes outdoor adventure where the only limits are your own. An authentic destination, where crowds don't exist and genuine adventure awaits.
Crested Butte, located in the heart of Colorado's Rocky Mountains, is the place to inspire your passion for adventure. With vibrant Victorian store-fronts and expressive local characters, Crested Butte remains true to its heritage and radiates an unparalleled welcoming and inviting spirit that will take you back to a simpler life and time.
We will be staying at the Plaza Condos. Groups and families love the Plaza for its convenient location just 100 yards from the ski area's main lift, the Silver Queen. In one short walk, guests can hit the slopes or take in the action at the base area of Crested Butte Mountain Resort. The Plaza is also unique for its condominium setting with hotel style services. Spacious two- and three- bedroom suites include everything you need to be independent, while on-site check-in, a restaurant and bar, daily housekeeping services, covered parking and two hot tubs provide all the benefits of a hotel.
Travel with the club:
The Club has reserved 42 seats on United Airlines from SBA to Gunnison (GUC) via Denver . Our reservation is spread over two separate flights each of which have the same cost. You may request either flight schedule and the flights will be filled on a first come first served basis at signup time. Upon arrival in Gunnison we will take a shuttle ride for the 23 miles to Crested Butte.
Early Flight Schedule (Sold Out):
United Airlines March 3rd FLT# UAxxxx
SBA 5:30AM - DEN 8:55AM
DEN 11:15AM - GUC 12:55PM
United Airlines March 10th FLT#UAxxxx
GUC 7:50AM - DEN 8:46AM
DEN 11:15AM - SBA 12:55PM
Later Flight Schedule (35 seats):
United Airlines March 3rd FLT# UAxxxx
SBA 1:30PM - DEN 4:55PM
DEN 7:00PM - GUC 7:55PM
United Airlines March 10th FLT# UAxxxx
GUC 12:40PM - DEN 1:36PM
DEN 6:55PM - SBA 8:35PM
If you wish to arrange your own flights or perhaps drive that is no problem.
You must however arrange your own ground transportation too.
If you purchase your lift tickets with the club package you will receive the group discount. Sorry, no Senior discount is offered.
Base Package -lodging, dinners, hot tub fun (Required)...$850
Round Trip Transportation Santa Barbara - Crested Butte
Airfare SBA to GUC(Gunnison) & Bus to Crested Butte ...$580
Lodging Upgrade (Private Room)
Single Room Supplement (additional Cost) ...$520
Lift Ticket Options (Pick one or none)
4 day Lift Ticket .....................$220
5 day Lift Ticket .....................$270
6 day Lift Ticket .....................$325
Sign ups open on September 1st 2017
Full Balance due at signup
Mailing Address for Checks:
Saturday, March 3, 2018 to Saturday, March 10, 2018
Crested Butte Colorado
11 Snowmass Rd
Crested Butte, CO 81224
Ski Trip Front End Events
A cancellation fee of $40 will be charged regardless of circumstances. You will be liable for any and all additional liquidation cost that the club incurs due to a cancellation after the deadline(s).
Airline travel (if applicable) is purchased 100 days
prior to departure (11/23/17). Once the tickets have been purchased no refund for this item is available. Potentially it can be transferred, usually at significant cost.
Base trip costs (lodging, lifts etc) are paid to the trip provider 75 days prior to departure (12/18/17). No refund will be available unless the trip captain can fill your spot.
Participants are encouraged to acquire travel insurance to cover unanticipated situations.
Please see the Ski Trip Frequently Asked Questions page for more details.