Events and Retreats
Finding Freedom: Free Webinar Series
We offer a free monthly webinar on a variety of topics related to deepening our understanding of the Three Principles. All are welcome!
Our next webinar is January 28th at noon Mountain time. We’ll be sharing recent insights about how NOT resisting evetns and circumstances simply changes everything. Here’s the link to join us live on Zoom:
Joining us in Crested Butte, CO for a retreat or event?
Wondering about how to get to Crested Butte and where to stay?
If I'm flying to Crested Butte, which airport should I travel to?
Part of Crested Butte's charm is its unspoiled character as a rural resort town in the Rocky Mountain West. Like other gems in the Rockies, it is off the beaten path, and at a distance from big cities. For this reason, traveling to Crested Butte takes more time, but is well worth the effort.
The closest airports to Crested Butte are Gunnison (GUC), which is 30 minutes away, and Montrose (MTJ), which is about 1 hour and 45 minutes away. Both airports typically require a connection through Denver (DEN), although Montrose airport does offer direct flights from Dallas (DFW) year-round.
Direct flights from several major airports (LAX, SFO, DFW, IAH, ORD) can be found to Aspen airport (ASE), Grand Junction (GJT), or Colorado Springs (COS), all of which require a scenic drive of approximately 3 hours to Crested Butte.
Once in Crested Butte, everything is in walking distance, or you can catch the free town bus which circulates between multiple stops around town and the resort area at Mt. Crested Butte. Because of this, some people opt not to rent a car and instead get an airport shuttle. Contact Alpine Express or Dolly's Mountain Shuttle for more information.
How far is it to drive to Crested Butte?
Front Range of Colorado to Crested Butte: 3.5 to 4.5 hours
Aspen to Crested Butte: 3 hours
Santa Fe to Crested Butte: 4.5 hours
Salt Lake City to Crested Butte: 6.5 hours
Where should I stay in Crested Butte?
Despite it's small size, Crested Butte is a resort town and offers many different lodging options. In addition to a collection of great airbnb options, here are some of our favorite inns, all a short drive from our workshop location:
What kinds of activities are available in Crested Butte?
Summer is an amazing time to visit Crested Butte, with great weather, abundant wildflowers, a vibrant arts and music scene, and plenty of outdoor activities. Crested Butte is known for its breathtaking mountain environment, and offers some of the world's best hiking and mountain biking trails for all ability levels. Local outdoor shops offer rental bikes and trail maps. Several rivers provide opportunities for great fly fishing, and scenic drives abound.
Elk Avenue is the main thoroughfare in town, and is where shops, boutiques, artist studios, spas, bars, and restaurants can be enjoyed.
More options and information can be found here.
Please note that Crested Butte is located at approximately 9000 feet above sea level, so it is always a good idea to hydrate well, and exercise in moderation.