Trail Reports

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 […]


January 16, 2020


Air Temp : 16.9
Snow Temp : 5.5

We’re looking forward to another round of snow starting tonight, but for the time being it’s a great day for some skiing! Everything that’s open has been groomed since yesterday afternoon, and should be skiing nicely this morning. Groomer’s choice is Ruthie’s Run. Grab your trail pass and go enjoy the firm conditions before the […]


January 15, 2020


Air Temp : 14.4
Snow Temp : 13.1

The soft snow from two days ago has freshened up our trails nicely, but it set up into very soft conditions, so yesterday’s ski and snowshoe traffic has left its mark both on the West and East side. We are sending the groomers out today to freshen everything up, but as is, be aware that […]


January 14, 2020


Air Temp : 1.9
Snow Temp : 4.6

It looks like it will be a bright, beautiful bluebird day out there! With approximately 10″ of new snow, our trails are looking spectacular! The entire trail system (still excluding Middle Earth and Mordor) was groomed between midnight and 6 AM this morning.  The snow has firmed up nicely and the tracks are smooth.  Put […]


January 13, 2020


Air Temp : 17.1
Snow Temp : 18.2

It’s a winter wonderland in CB this morning! Our groomers will be out packing down all that new snow starting at 10am, so if you’re heading out before then you can expect fresh tracks! Conditions will be pretty soft all day as the snow continues to pile up, but should firm up nicely in the […]