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Town Bus


Mountain Express

Mountain Express (MX) provides ground transportation services to residents of, and visitors to the Towns of Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte and the surrounding community. MX provides services without charge to riders. MX is funded by a portion of sales taxes collected by the towns and a portion of admission taxes collected by Mt. Crested Butte as well as State and Federal grants. The main transit hub in town is located at the Old Town Hall and at the Resort it is located at Mountaineer Square. 

MX operates between Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte.

Full Mountain Express Schedule

Paid Parking

The Crested Butte Mountain Resort Parking Lot is located just past the Grand Lodge on Gothic Road. Turn right on Treasury Road and the parking lot is on your right. The parking lot is $15 per day during the winter and free during the summer. Depending on the snow we can typically accommodate 300 vehicles. 

Overnight Parking

Overnight parking is $25 per night. However, we do not allow camping overnight. We also ask that you do not bring your RV or camper to park overnight. 

Resort Parking Season Pass

Purchase a Crested Butte Mountain Resort Parking Pass, please call Skier Services at 970-349-2211.

Free Parking

One free parking lot is located just beyond the right turn to Treasury Road. A second free parking lot is located just past The Plaza. Turn right on Snowmass Road and the lot is located past The Plaza covered parking lot on the right.  

When We Reach Capacity

Additional parking is available in town. We encourage guests to utilize the Mountain Express transportation service. During the winter and summer seasons these buses depart every 15 minutes and on peak days offer two buses per stop.