Trail Reports

January 28, 2020


Air Temp : 5
Snow Temp : -1.3

It’s a bluebird day with some slightly colder temperatures at the Nordic Center this morning. The West Side was groomed last night, and the East Side is being groomed this morning. We expect our groomers to finish up on the East Side around 10am. The Skyland Country Club and Middle Earth are both open, but […]


January 27, 2020


Air Temp : 27.9
Snow Temp : 18.5

It’s another beautiful morning in Crested Butte! Ruthie’s and the West Side were groomed late last night/ early this morning and should be skiing well for both classic and skate. We’re expecting warmer temps and a few snow showers throughout the day today. Get out there and enjoy the trails!


January 26, 2020


Air Temp : 20
Snow Temp : 12

The East Side is back open with a fresh groom. Ruthie’s hasn’t seen a groomer in a few days, and the West Side out to the Yurt was groomed on the 25th. It’s supposed to be a little warmer today but the snow will be fast. So, get out and have some fun and burn […]


January 25, 2020


Air Temp : 32
Snow Temp : 18

It’s HOT today! Wax for warm temps and get out and have some fun in the sun. The Fat bike World Championships are today on the East Side. Go check out the competition and you might even get to see someone get branded!


January 24, 2020


Air Temp : 10.4
Snow Temp : 6.9

Good morning CB! A sunny, glittery day in the Butte.  The trails are firm and cold today, perfect for classic or skate!  The West Side trails, Ruthie’s Run, and the East Side trails are open, including Middle Earth! Please keep in mind the Fat Bike World Championships begin today and continue through Sunday on the […]


January 23, 2020


Air Temp : 27.0
Snow Temp : 20.8

It’s yet another snowy morning in the Butte! We got another couple inches of snow last night, and our entire trail system (except for Middle Earth and Mordor) was groomed early this morning. Conditions should be great for classic skiing this morning, but could be a bit soft for skating in places. Groomer’s choice is […]


January 22, 2020


Air Temp : 26.4
Snow Temp : 20.8

Good morning!  A fresh day after the storm for some great skiing!  The entire system of open trails was groomed early this morning! This means Ruthie’s Run, East Side trails, and West Side trails including Gunsight Bridge Loop!  Nice temps mean great, comfy skiing! If you’re not seeing the current day’s trail report, hit refresh […]


January 21, 2020


Air Temp : 27.0
Snow Temp : 16.0

It’s snowing in Crested Butte this morning! Our entire trail system was groomed last night, and should be great for both skate and classic today. We’re only expecting an inch or so of snow accumulation during the day today, but we’d still recommend getting out early to guarantee the freshest grooming. Grab your trail pass […]


January 20, 2020


Air Temp : 3.4
Snow Temp : 1.9

Happy Monday! It’s another bluebird day in Crested Butte, and the trails are looking great! The fresh snow from last Friday has set up nicely and should be skiing well this morning. The West Side and Ruthie’s West were groomed last night, and our entire trail system (except for Middle Earth and Mordor) has been […]


January 19, 2020


Air Temp : 2
Snow Temp : 0

Hello from 2nd and Whiterock! Out the Nordic Center window this morning Red Lady is shimmering with full bluebird background. The Ski resort is reporting 7″ of fresh snow in the past 48hrs. The snow is still going to be a bit slow and soft, but our groomers have been working to pack it in […]


January 18, 2020


Air Temp : 10
Snow Temp : 7

Race day number 5 in the Alley Loop Race Series today out at the Magic Meadows Yurt! Conditions are fresh today and the forecast looks clear for the next few days. High of 26°  is forecast with snow temperature right around 6°. The whole trail network has been groomed since the storm and Magic Meadows […]


January 17, 2020


Air Temp : 26.1
Snow Temp : 19

Good morning Crested Butte! New snow and high winds will make for an exciting skiing day.  The groomers are putting in some time during this storm, and will pick up again at 10 AM shortly. They will start grooming Ruthie’s West and the Yurt lap of Magic Meadows on the West Side trails.  Get some […]