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Getting Here

The Adaptive Sports Center is located at the base area of Crested Butte Mountain Resort in Mt. Crested Butte, Colorado. The town of Crested Butte is only 2 miles away.


Driving to Crested Butte is the scenic way to get here. Once you are here, you can park the car and use the town's free shuttle to get around town. Or stay near the Adaptive Sports Center in Mt. Crested Butte. For Colorado Road Reports call (303) 639-1111.


Airports in both Gunnison and Montrose offer flight service from several major U.S. cities. If you want assistance with making flight reservations, Crested Butte Vacations is a one-stop shop and can also help with lodging (ask about special lodging rates for participants at the Adaptive Sports Center). 

Information below is for the Winter 2020-2021 season and is subject to change. Please visit the airport and/or the airline's websites for the most up-to-date service schedules.

Gunnison - Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC)

The Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport is the closest airport to Crested Butte. Flights arrive in Gunnison, located just 30 minutes from the town of Crested Butte. The airport is serviced by American Airline and United Airlines. Direct flights are offered from:

  • Denver International Airport (DEN)
  • Houston (IAH)
  • Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)

Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ)

The Montrose Regional Airport is a beautiful hour and a half drive to Crested Butte, however, they have began improvements on a stretch of US Hwy 50 that will last through November 2022. Be aware that road closures may result in delays. For more information, visit their road closures website and plan accordingly. 

The airport is serviced by American Airlines, Jet Blue, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines. Nonstop flights are offered from:

  • Boston (BOS)
  • Chicago (ORD)
  • Dallas (DFW)
  • Denver (DEN)
  • Houston (IAH)
  • Los Angeles (LAX)
  • New York (EWR)
  • Phoenix (PHX)
  • San Francisco (SFO)

Airport Transfers to Crested Butte

Alpine Express offers shared transfers to Crested Butte from both Gunnison and Montrose airports. They also provide private ride options. 1-800-822-4844