4th Annual Fat Bike Worlds in Crested Butte
The 4th Annual Borealis Fat Bike World Championships is happening this January 23-27, 2019! With new venues and events in the works, this year is going to be even better than the last! Registration is now open! If you want to register to participate in the 4th Annual Fat Bike Worlds in Crested Butte you can click here!
The Crested Butt/Mt Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce is also still looking for sponsors, advertisers, and vendors for this fantastic event. The deadline is 7 December so be quick! To sign up to be a sponsor, vendor or advertiser you can click here.
History of Fat Bike Worlds in Crested Butte
Crested Butte is host to the Annual Fat Bike World Championships thanks to the hard work by the ever progressive Crested Butte/Mt. Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce. As well as by fat bike enthusiast Dave Ochs – Executive Director of Crested Butte Mountain Bike Association (CMBA). This race literally brings in people from all over the world to compete and has a ton of sponsors.
Fat Biking in Crested Butte
You don’t have to just watch fat biking at the 4th Annual Fat Bike Worlds in Crested Butte. There’s plenty of opportunities to try fat biking in Crested Butte if you’ve never done it before. Fat Bikes are allowed on the mountain (not when the lifts are spinning) to join the uphill climbing/skiing crowd in the mornings and afternoons. You can find a comprehensive list of winter trails for fat biking here on the CMBA website. You never run out of new outdoor activities to try when you spend time in Crested Butte!
People often ask me “what makes Crested Butte special?”
For sure the Fat Bike Worlds in Crested Butte is a very fun event and the participants were super excited to be here. It is hard to put into words, but the I think Fat Bikes are going to make it into the mix and will provide visitors one more cool experience.
With endless open space and recreational opportunities your adventures in Crested Butte are limitless.
Crested Butte Real Estate
No matter where your home is in Crested Butte you are less than a few minutes to a mountain bike trail! There are plenty of luxury homes and high-end ski-in / ski-out condos at the base area and great values throughout the Crested Butte area..
In many ways the character and attitude of the early ranchers and miners in Crested Butte has transcended time. In Crested Butte the skiing is great, the scenery is awesome, the recreational activities in the Gunnison Valley are endless, and the people are warm, friendly and real.
Come to Crested Butte, ski, hike, drive a car on the ice, ride a fat bike…, then go find a restaurant, bar or shop in town. Sit for a while, relax and enjoy striking up a conversation with a new friend – it could be the beginning of your journey…
The Crested Butte Real Estate Market is very active. Click this link to see my monthly Crested Butte Real Estate Market Reports. If you have an interest in Crested Butte Real Estate and would like to start a conversation about Crested Butte homes for sale, condos or land in the Crested Butte area, call me.
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