La Nina Returns to Crested Butte Mountain Resort

By AlpineZone News |
Oct 10 2011 - 11:47 AM

The resort reports seven inches of snow overnight

CBMR opens on November 23 with free skiing

MT. CRESTED BUTTE, Colo. – October 7 – With another La Nina year on-tap for Colorado the 2011-2012 season could be one for the record books. Crested Butte Mountain Resort received seven inches of snow overnight, adding a soft cast to the changing leaves. Crested Butte Mountain Resort opens for the 2011-2012 ski and snowboard season on November 23 with free skiing.

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Photo: Attached – The Twister chairlift at CBMR awaits skiers and riders (photo credit: Chris Segal, CBMR).
Current weather forecast for Crested Butte:
View live streaming video from the PowCam located on Crested Butte mountain:
CBMR is scheduled to open for the season on Wed., November 23, 2010
???Ski Free on Our Birthday and Yours’ – In celebration of CBMR’s 50th birthday, the resort is offering a free lift ticket valid on opening day, November 23, 2011. To sweeten the deal, the resort also is offering a free lift ticket for ???your’ birthday whenever it may fall during the winter season.
Book Early and Save Big: Book a Crested Butte winter vacation by November 1, 2011 and receive 20 percent off. Visit or call 800-600-2803 for information or reservations.