Crested Butte Travel Guide
Fantasy Ranch. One of the best ways to see the Crested Butte area is from atop a horse. Fantasy Ranch gives guided horseback tours into the Elk Mountains, Maroon Bells, and Gunnison National Forest. Ninety-minute trail rides are $60, half-day trips start at $90, and full-day wilderness adventures are $125. Riders must be at least 7 years old. The company also offers multiday pack trips. 935 Gothic Rd., Mt. Crested Butte, CO, 81224. 970/349–5425 or 888/688–3488. www.fantasyranchoutfitters.com.