2019 CRESTED BUTTE TRAIL RUNNING VACATION

​Join local professional and top amateur trail runners for an all inclusive trail-running adventure vacation through the beautiful mountains around Crested Butte, CO.  Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of summer in the Elk Mountains as we run through the high mountain passes, across alpine ridges, and through stunning fields of wildflowers. 

 

Each day will take you to one of Crested Butte’s most stunning backcountry locations.  Daily activities include optional daily clinics to help you improve uphill running, downhill running, uphill hiking, pacing, injury prevention, and nutrition. 

 

On this unforgettable running adventure, we do the planning so you don’t have to.  We can accommodate a wide variety of running levels, but you should be comfortable with daily runs ranging from 5 to 16 miles.  You are welcome to take days off if you wish.  Additional sunset runs or alternate activities such as stand-up paddle boarding are available as well.

WHEN

  • August 15-18, 2019.

 

WHY CRESTED BUTTE

  • Crested Butte offer's some of Colorado's most spectacular and easily accessible alpine ridge running.  In addition, most of this terrain sits in wilderness areas where you are unlikely to see other people.

  • FLOWERS!  Crested Butte offers one of the only places in the U.S. that you can run through waist-shoulder deep wildflowers. 

  • In between our epic runs, you can enjoy this quaint, fun, and welcoming town that we call home. 

WHY US

  • We specialize in designing and leading custom backcountry adventures.

  • We strive to take you to the most unique and stunning locations.

  • We're trained athletes, guides, educators, and scientists who are ecstatic to offer our extensive knowledge.

COST​

  • $700

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COST​ INCLUSIONS:  

Experienced guides

All daily transportation to and from trailheads

All breakfasts, two dinners, and daily snacks

All group equipment

COST​ EXCLUSIONS:

Transportation to and from Crested Butte, Colorado

Lodging

Lunches

Any alcohol with meals

Trip cancellation insurance

Personal running gear and clothing

Guide gratuity

 

For daily itineraries and additional details, please click here.

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