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market snapshot

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birdseye views

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aaron blunck: humble heights

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meet our team

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featured properties

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crested butte life

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introduction Summer and fall – it’s the time of year when people really fall in love with Crested Butte and decide to establish roots in our mountain paradise. The pleasant climate, vibrant wildflowers and endless smiles set an attracting tone that is unique and refreshing in our modern world. We enjoy our peaceful surroundings as much as our abundant trails and panoramic views. Please enjoy our feature story on Aaron Blunck, Crested Butte’s world champion freestyle half pipe skier. Take in the inspiring photography capturing our lifestyle and landscapes. Peruse our featured properties that surround our valley. Most of all, relish this special time of year in this special place. As Bluebird enters its third year, we have become the market leader in available properties and luxury offerings, with nearly a third of the overall market in the Crested Butte vicinity. Our associates are the most experienced and accomplished in the region. We are driven by exceptional marketing and successful results for our clients, and we would love for you to be our next one! Bluebird is here for you, so stop by our downtown office or give us a call, because we are all about “bringing dreams home.” Happy Trails,

Bud Bush Principal

On The Cover: “Rockin’ The Peak” by Trent Bona of Meyvn Creative

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summer & fall events June 8th

July 25th - 28th

Crested Butte Mountain Resort Opening Day

Crested Butte Wine and Food Festival

Mountain bikers rejoice! To learn more, visit skicb.com.

Eat, drink, and be merry. Purchase tickets at cbwineandfood.com.

June 27th - 30th

August 2nd - 4th

Crested Butte Bike Week

Crested Butte Arts Festival

For schedule of events and to learn more, visit cbchamber.com.

Schedule of events and tickets available at crestedbutteartsfestival.com.

June 29th

August 4th

Adaptive Sports Center’s Bridges of the Butte

Benefiting local charities and student scholarships. crestedbutterotary.org.

July 1st

September 7th

Center For The Arts New Building Grand Opening

Chili and Beer Festival

Join in the festivities and come see the new state of the art Center. An event you won’t want to miss! Details at crestedbuttearts.org.

A local’s favorite! Purchase tickets at cbchamber.com.

July 1st - 28th

Vinotok

Crested Butte Music Festival To view artists and purchase tickets, visit crestedbuttemusicfestival.org.

July 4th

September 15th - 21st A Crested Butte fall tradition! Learn more at gunnisoncrestedbutte.com.

September 21st Emma Coburn’s Elk Run 5k

Independence Day Parade

Benefiting Living Journeys, this year is a virtual run. Register at elkrun5k.com.

Watch the parade on Elk at 11am, then head up the mountain for fireworks at 9 pm.

September 26th - 29th

July 5th - 14th

Over 90 films in just 4 days. Learn more at cbfilmfest.org.

Crested Butte Wildflower Festival See why we’re the Wildflower Capital of Colorado. Event schedule at crestedbuttewildflowerfestival.com.

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30th Annual Rubber Duckie Race

24-Hour Townie Tour. Register at adaptivesports.org.

Crested Butte Film Festival


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market snapshot It’s the calm before the storm. Since Vail Resorts purchased our ski area last fall, we have observed lots of new visitors with accents from afar. Through Vail’s marketing and their Epic pass, which allows members to ski at participating resorts worldwide, many visitors are discovering Crested Butte for the first time. We had a great year of snowfall, with nearly fifty percent more than average. This translates to return visits this summer from people who really enjoy our outdoor lifestyle, world class skiing and friendly people. Our real estate sector is now experiencing the positive effects of the Vail attraction. Condominiums on the mountain are being absorbed quickly as they enter the market. The average condo is now $490,000, a 40% increase from the spring of last year. Homes in town are going fast, and inventory is very light. Land sales have continued to increase with diminishing availability. Prices continue to firm up as new offerings are obtaining higher prices. More expensive properties are selling, fueled by investor confidence and a desire for portfolio and lifestyle diversification. Average Price* Crested Butte Mt Crested Butte Mt CB Condo/ TH Crested Butte Rural CB South Land

$ 1.3 million $ 1 million $ 490,000 $ 1 million $ 725,000 $ 384,000

Why so much demand, in a leveling national climate? People are seeking quality of life. They are working remotely, removed from the congestion of urban living. Crested Butte is literally a last frontier at the end of the road. Our forefathers and leaders have been vigilant in protecting the quaintness of our community and moderating thoughtful growth. Our town is a National Historic District. As a complement, we are opening a fabulous new Center for the Arts which will host compelling visual, literary and performing arts events. Bluebird is the exclusive marketing representative for Aperture, the premier development for distinctive new homes on up to one-acre tracts within walking distance to downtown. Several homes are under construction this summer, all with panoramic mountain views and easy access to trails and the Slate River. As the fastest growing brokerage in the valley, Bluebird leads the market with $150 million in active volume and 50 properties priced over $1 million. Our inventory represents one third of the offerings in the Crested Butte region. With low interest rates, the limited availability of real estate, and the success which surrounds Vail owned resorts, Crested Butte is positioned to be a great investment destination for the foreseeable future. * CREN MLS, 4/17/19, rounded to the nearest 1000th.

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birdseye views photography by elevate the media

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Elevate The Media is an aerial cinematography/photography company based in Crested Butte, CO. With drone piloting in a myriad of locations across the country, we provide the most experienced operators and producers to create visually stimulating captures behind the lens. With your passion and our vision, the opportunities are endless. Live Elevated.

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humble heights by bud bush

ometimes you’re going with the flow, enjoying what you love, and you wake up one day and realize you have something special. This is the story of world champion half pipe freestyle skier Aaron Blunck, of Crested Butte, who just loves to ski and be with his friends. At 22, he already has the perspective of a seasoned athlete, partly because he started competing on a world platform as a teenager, but mostly from his humble upbringing and perspective on life and sports.

this is real “Growing up, there were skiers and there were hockey players,” compares Aaron as he describes the athleticism of kids in Crested Butte. Aaron played both sports at the time. The ski teams and hockey teams had rigorous schedules which included training and travel. “My dad encouraged us (with his brother, Nolan) to pick a sport because we weren’t helping either team when we weren’t there.” Aaron’s father recognized Aaron’s talents in skiing and lead him to the ski academy in Vail to become a formidable competitor in freestyle skiing. “I just love to ski, and started out following my brother around the mountain,” smiles Blunck. Things changed a bit with the move to Vail during high school. “This was a whole new set of friends who were different from me. I grew up in a working-class family, and they couldn’t understand why I was always go-go, with a hard work ethic. This is just how I was raised.” 16

“My friend, Torin (Yater-Wallace) and I were blessed that we were able to ski with the dudes we looked up to,” reflected Aaron on the early days of competition. As they learned about the trappings of being cocky and entitled, he became philosophical with, “You have one podium and you’re not the biggest dog out there…don’t ask for a lot, and good things will come your way.” Thinking about leading by example, he added, “My parents raised me to be true to myself, and don’t be the village idiot.” The transition was a challenge, but everything started to click in Vail. As his skills sharpened, Aaron earned an invitation to the youth Olympics, then the pro circuit. “Getting the X Games spot,” exuded Aaron, “everything changed from there. Ok, this is real.” When referring to goals and pressures, he explains, “I like to see where things take me…I expect the worst, and if anything better happens, it’s the cherry on top of the cake.”

on top Aaron Blunck has competed in two Olympics and multiple world championships and X Games competitions. He speaks about the comparisons of different stages, “The Olympics are very stressful, especially competing for four spots among twenty US athletes. There is no time for errors. We have to be ‘on’ all season long.” Since the winter Olympics occurs once every four years, all of the preparation and timing have to align perfectly for the main event. Speaking about the competitions leading up to his most recent trip to PyeongChang, China in 2018, he woefully notes, “three events and three hospitals,” foreshadowing his less than perfect condition and performance.


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An Olympic medal has evaded his winnings, but Blunck was the X Games champion in 2017. “The X Games is the most meaningful event for free skiers because this is where it all started, and it attracts the top athletes worldwide,” exclaims Aaron. The Olympics and world championships came later. This timeline is similar for slopestyle, snowboarding, supercross, biking and skateboarding, which all premiered as competitive sports in the X Games. The X Games gets the most media coverage, but the world championships has the distinctive title and attracts the big sponsors. Aaron recently became the World Champion in freestyle half pipe skiing in Utah and modestly reflects on his pinnacle achievement as just one of many stops on the tour, “Great, I won this event, but the next event you never know…two weeks later, I go to Mammoth and don’t even make the final.” Riding half pipes is very difficult on the body. The surfaces are very firm and ice packed, and falling as well as landing the wrong way creates fractures, dislocations and contusions. He recognizes, “In this sport, I know I’m gonna get hurt, so just be humble about it. There’s a point when you’re on top of the world, then the next thing you know, you’re lost in the crowd.”

roots and influences Aaron grew up and still lives in Crested Butte, a small Rocky Mountain town full of elite athletes and majestic peaks that keep him in check, “You’re never going to be bigger than the mountains. My parents taught me that.” Aaron’s mother is a former ski school instructor and his grandfather, Robel Straubhaar started the ski school in 1961. Blunck loves to be home in the mountains, either taking solo hikes or rides while being inspired by the landscape, or meeting friends in the backcountry for some smooth turns on soft terrain. He remains humbled by his hometown vibe, reflecting, “There’s always something bigger and greater than you.”

Speaking about the people of his town, Aaron appreciates how supportive the community and his family have been. Admiring his brother, he smiles, “Nolan skied first, so I had to do it. He’s two years older and we pushed each other in a friendly way – not competitive. Nolan loves photography, but he’s still a ripping skier. It’s a great combination for us. If I had to have one dude with me at all times, it’s him. He’s a motivator, smart and strong willed. There is total trust with us – family and protection.”

what’s next You might think that a twenty-two-year-old athlete might just be getting started, but in the world of half pipe free skiing, the veterans move to other areas usually by their late twenties. This is due to the pounding nature of the unforgiving arched block of ice that they navigate. In talking about the pipes, Aaron’s favorites are Park City, Utah and Copper Mountain, Colorado. “Park City has the perfect slope of 19 degrees, steep but not too steep, and pretty warm comparatively, usually above 20 degrees. I’ve done well in that pipe and trained well there.” The Park City half pipe was constructed for the 2002 Olympics and was one of the first of its kind in the world. The Copper pipe holds a special place for Aaron as he reminisces, “I had a friend, Asher Crank pass away there when he was 17. I feel like I am skiing with him at Copper. Asher got me in to freestyle in sixth grade and encouraged me to compete.” Fast forward to the near future, Aaron forecasts, “I want to be there in Bejing for the Olympics in 2022.” At that time, Blunck will be 25 years old and still in his prime. He would like to continue to compete in the X Games as well. He says that at 29, for the 2026 Olympics, he might be past his peak, “There’s so much wear and tear on your body. I’ve already had a separated shoulder, bruised heels and broken ribs among other things (like reconstructive knee surgery). There’s also post Olympics depression that is real.” Remembering the transition from the training, 17


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build-up, media hype and competition, and back to ordinary life circumstances, Aaron sees new adventures following his next Olympics, “There could be touring, video parts and social media. People like seeing competitions, but they also love video of us ripping in the back country,” adding that the soft snow on the back country jumps is a lot easier on the body, not to mention huge fun and no pressure.

having fun Aaron has seen so much of the world already at such a young age, training, competing and exploring. Besides Crested Butte, Iceland has become one of his favorite places to ski. It has mellow terrain and unique vantage points, as he described, “…skiing from the top of the peak down to the ocean, and getting picked up on the beach. Iceland has the most friendly people I’ve ever met.” When he’s not skiing, Aaron loves the solitude of fishing, the juxtaposition of skateboarding and the escape of mountain biking. He thrives on the freedom of cross-country biking as well as the energy of downhill ripping. Speaking about the 700 acres of single track in Crested Butte, Aaron emphasized, “I have lots of friends who come to visit for the mountain biking even if they haven’t skied here. This is where it all started, our hall of fame and museum…people riding over Star Pass (to 18

Aspen) and Kebler Pass. This place is the mecca of mountain biking!” Having fun to Aaron means filling his ears with inspiring tunes. “When I’m cruising, it can be rock, reggae or even some outlaw country like Willie Nelson or Robert Earl Keen. For park and pipe, it might be rap or hip hop while competing…something upbeat like Lil Wayne, Kendrick Lamar or old Dre and NWA.” Aaron sums up his experience with, “I’m blessed to be out here, and it comes from this community. I just want to ski and bike. Money isn’t important and my friends keep me in check. I tell kids to chase their dreams and don’t listen to the naysayers. I thrive on people that tell me I can’t. My dad could have played professional sports, but no one encouraged him. My parents have been huge inspirations, telling me to do what I love and have fun.” Blunck’s humility is beyond his years and he is grateful for the life he has, and he’s enjoying the ride just the same, whether it’s on the podium or in his back yard. During a recent trip, Aaron was courteously listening to a woman from Winnetka, Illinois telling a story on the airplane. She said that her neighbor’s grandson is a professional skier from Crested Butte. Aaron laughed in humble amazement at our small world connections, “That’s actually me, and you must live next to my grandmother!”


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bluebird associates Meet the best and most experienced real estate brokers in Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley! Bluebird associates live a culture of keeping the interests of their clients their highest priority by delivering exceptional marketing and focusing on successful results. Happy clients are a result of attentive listening, diligent care and making the transaction a pleasant and lasting experience.

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Charlie Farnan The Mountain Office Team A third generation Colorado native from the Denver area, Charlie graduated from Western State Colorado University. He remains active in his lifelong passion of teaching skiing, including 15 years as Ski School Director. A partner of over 30 years with the Mountain Office he is currently selling Crested Butte’s finest neighborhoods including Smith Hill Ranches and Aperture. Charlie has a lifetime of friendships from years of connecting buyers and sellers – he is a master of connecting people together. “Charlie exceeded my expectations every step of the way.” Chuck and Elizabeth Cook “…in the process learned as much about the area as he has decades of experience.”

c 970.209.0609 Doug and Debbie McQueen

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Corey Dwan Crested Butte Collection Team Leader Being a market leader means constantly evolving and investing in the future. Corey has been expanding his team over the last few years, and together, they have positioned the Crested Butte Collection as a leader in the Crested Butte real estate market by ensuring all clients benefit from exceptional customer service and combined expertise in real estate, marketing and local knowledge. “Corey and his team are the only ones in the Gunnison Valley to consider representing you...They are extremely well connected in the area and often even have a buyer or a seller in mind before any transactions are made.” Brett and Katie Hubert “We are so glad we worked with Corey and his team... We originally reached out to several realtors, but Corey was by far the most knowledgeable and responsive in the valley.” Carl Tucker c 970.596.3219 corey@crestedbuttecollection.com crestedbuttecollection.com 21


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Dalynn Trujillo Dalynn is passionate about her family and athletic activities including golf, hunting and mountain biking. As a youth, she was a nationally ranked BMX racer! Her clients appreciate her persistence and dedication as well as her fun energy. Dalynn is an engaging professional who loves selling homes as much as spending time with her friends. “Her knowledge and unique insights in the local home market proved valuable from the start!” Alan and Magda Higgins “...she also went above and beyond the call of duty on numerous occasions to make sure our experience was an effortless one, in addition to being a successful one.” Peter Mulford

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Dan Estey Dan is a top producing professional and an avid mountain bike rider. Having moved from Boulder, Dan has logged miles from CB to as far away as New Zealand. Dan is a native of Maine and has a business degree from the University of Colorado Boulder. Known for his attention to detail, he is also an expert in and owner of investment properties. “…very professional and helpful on the entire sales process of our house and very easy to work with.” Richard and Brad Ferree “In over 40 years of buying and selling real estate, Dan Estey is by far the best agent with whom we have ever done business.” Deb Besemer

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Diane Aronovic Diane is a proud mom who loves the slopes and appreciates the diverse fabric of our community. As a former Wall Street trader, Diane is well versed in handling complex and sophisticated transactions. “I would recommend her to any client who seeks a capable realtor with a great personality, wonderful sense of humor, and an unwavering can-do attitude.” Fred Paladino “Diane was exceptional and we highly recommend her. She did a masterful job and handled a delicate situation with ease…..We highly recommend Diane to anyone who is looking for real estate anywhere around Crested Butte.” Bobby Martin

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Jana Barrett Originally from Oklahoma, Jana has lived in the area for more than 32 years. Jana and her family have truly enjoyed the great outdoors. From waterskiing to snowskiing and even to hunting, Jana has experienced it all - even as a dedicated hockey mom. Jana is a top producer with 28 years real estate experience specializing in unique properties throughout the valley. Jana’s experience ranges from new construction to high-end luxury homes and ranches. She absolutely loves the interesting people she meets while helping them find their dream property. “I was impressed by Jana’s enthusiasm and attention to detail. She always went the extra step to make the sale. Jana sold my house in four months...I recommend her highly.” Travis Crow “Not only is Jana highly experienced, knowledgable, and professional, but she is c 970.209.9510

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Jenna May Jenna’s love of the outdoors, hiking, biking and skiing brought her to Crested Butte. After graduating from the University of Texas, she biked 4,600 miles to Alaska to raise money for cancer research! Jenna’s diligence and genuine care for her clients has created a very loyal following. “My experience working with Jenna was top-notch. Jenna was completely dedicated to helping me find the perfect place in paradise to call home.” Lydia S “She remained diligent all the way through closing. We would certainly recommend Jenna to any prospective buyers or sellers in the area.” Beverly and James B c 970.901.3601 jenna@bbre1.com jennamayrealestate.com

Jenny Knox Jenny has been a local real estate expert for over 20 years, as a broker and as the owner of a successful title operation. Working with a multitude of buyers, sellers, attorneys, lenders has provided her with experience in strategic areas important to representing clients as a real estate professional. She is very active civically, volunteering and serving with many cultural and charitable organizations. Jenny receives a lot of joy in seeing friends and clients fall in love with the year-round beauty of Crested Butte. “Our experience working with Jenny was excellent….. With her guidance, finding and purchasing our condo was a breeze. We wouldn’t hesitate to work with Jenny again or recommend her to anyone looking for property in the area.” Katy W “It’s been my pleasure to work professionally with Jenny Knox in the Gunnison valley for almost two decades. Her local knowledge of the Crested Butte / Gunnison real estate markets and her professionalism are second to none.” c 970.596.3402 jenny.realestate@knoxcb.com propertiesincrestedbutte.com 24

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Joel Vosburg The Mountain Office Team Joel is a family man with two grown children who love to explore the mountains and world adventures with him because of growing up in Crested Butte. With a big heart for real estate and service, Joel is a partner in the Mountain Office, a 30 year market leading team. He has served as Titan Booster Club President and is currently on the board of Living Journeys, a cancer support group in our community. “He provides truly tremendous service and has impeccable knowledge about the real estate market in the CB area.” Mickie Bragalone “His knowledge and expertise are exceeded only by his sound judgment and wisdom. We trust him, and we value his personal friendship and

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Karen Allen Karen and her husband, Bill, enjoy all that Crested Butte has to offer, from skiing to golfing and exploring the surrounding mountains by four-wheel drive. They also appreciate summer activities in the warmer environments by traveling in the off season. As a 39 year resident of the Gunnison Valley, and an 18 year real estate professional, Karen truly enjoys her clients who have become lifelong friends. “…a professional like Karen who knows the market, the builders, the developers and the local “ins and outs” of each neighborhood….” Rick and Joanne Huntington “Thanks to Karen, we have been able to enjoy this amazing community…” Carol H

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Lisa Lenander Along with hiking, skiing and snowshoeing, Lisa loves to take in an outdoor concert during the summer months. Lisa is known for her team spirit and volunteer heart. Her clients are her friends, and they regularly drop by the office for a visit. Lisa has served on the boards of the Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce and the Gunnison Country Association of Realtors. “Lisa’s kindness and expertise has made this a wonderful journey. She has played such an integral part in our adventure, and we are forever grateful!” TJ and Neil

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Maggie Dethloff A top producing agent for many years, Maggie emphasizes that it’s always about the people. Maggie enjoys time with her grown kids, reading a good book and exploring the outdoors. She has served the community on several boards and she is currently a member of Rotary. “Maggie was a fantastic agent to work with. She was very knowledgeable, prompt, self motivated and in my view exceeded expectations in all areas of the purchasing process….. Thank you Maggie for making our family dream a reality.” Jeffrey Everly “Maggie is a very professional realtor in every respect. She is an expert in market conditions and trends and truly puts her client’s interest ahead of her own. Never pushy, always patient and knows exactly what her client’s needs and desires are. ” Heart Woodranch

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Sandy Perrino Sandy loves bluebird days in Crested Butte. She enjoys hiking with her dog, exploring the mountain, and cheering on her favorite softball team. She is always up for adventures on this mountain. Sandy first came to Crested Butte in 1981. She has been practicing real estate since 2003 from California to Colorado. “I was very impressed with the attention Sandy gave to my concerns and needs during the listing and selling process. Sandy is detail oriented and has great follow-through and is an excellent listener.” Erin Garcia “I would highly recommend Sandy as a top realtor and trust her with any real estate needs. Sandy was most professional, attentive and knowledgeable throughout the time we worked with her.” Carol Sidell

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Stacey Schultz Crested Butte Collection Team Originally from Utah, Stacey is a mountain veteran and an avid skier and mountain biker. She has explored many places from Lake Tahoe to New Zealand. Prior to her real estate career, Stacey owned a successful marketing and design firm. With an eye for architecture, she is a natural with her clients, exuding a strong work ethic, quiet confidence and a high degree of professionalism. “Stacey is a pleasure to work with. She’s a deft negotiator and an advocate you’ll be glad to have on your side. Through every step of the process she’s upbeat, detail oriented and proactive. She brings a collaborative spirit and an eagerness to help you find exactly what you’re looking for. Stacey and the team at Crested Butte Collection makes the whole process incredibly easy.” Rob Ziegler

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Trevor Bona Crested Butte Collection Team There isn’t much Trevor doesn’t love to do. He is a true outdoor enthusiast. Trevor is also a professional drone pilot and a partner with Bluebird for aerial media. His friendly nature and passion for real estate shows through his lasting relationships with his clients. “He is honest, dependable...he will be your friend in CB.” Elliot Brown “Trevor is a great asset to helping you find your perfect home in Crested Butte... His attitude and patience during the entire process was instrumental in making it a smooth and easy transaction.” Jeff and Shawna c 970.319.5092 trevor@crestedbuttecollection.com crestedbuttecollection.com

office staff Parker LaDue Marketing Coordinator

Parker enjoys the outdoors during the summer months with her lab, Tucker. She grew up visiting Crested Butte, and made the move following her graphic design and business degree from TCU. A very talented designer, Parker brings a very likable personality and creative in-house talent to Bluebird.

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Jennie Barry Office Manager

Jennie is a breath of fresh air and the heartbeat of Bluebird. Her steady smile and positive, helpful attitude set the standard for the office culture. Jennie spends her free time snowboarding, cross country skiing, hiking and camping with her husband and friends.

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Bud Bush Principal

Bud & his wife, Nancy, met when they were in high school chemistry class together, before settling in Dallas to raise their two boys. Bud enjoys everything outdoors as well as writing music and poetry. He sold real estate and managed several real estate offices in Dallas prior to founding Bluebird. Bud is driven by creative marketing, inspired agents and happy clients.

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featured properties Enjoy perusing Bluebird’s listing portfolio and picture yourself taking in the views from one of these spectacular locations! Some of the pocket listings are only available through this publication. From tranquil ranches to ski condominiums and premier mountain estates, Bluebird delights in “bringing dreams home” for you! See more photos and complete property details at bbre1.com.

7 Moon Ridge

7 Moon Ridge Lane, Moon Ridge Ranch, Crested Butte, 4 BR, 4.5 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 4,027 SF, Rare opportunity 120+/- acres with investment/development potential bordering national forest at the base of Mt. Crested Butte and walking distance to the Town of Crested Butte. Seller will entertain all reasonable offers. $9,995,000, Jenny Knox, 970.596.3402 30


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188 Bethel Road, Smith Hill Ranches, Ranch #5, 4 BR, 4 Full Bth, 2 Powder Rooms, 2 Car Gar, 6,949 SF, 35.313 acres; Guest House: 3 BR + Loft, 4 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 2,198 SF, Custom log home overlooking Long Lake, $7,500,000, Joel Vosburg and Charlie Farnan, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692 31


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22981 State Highway 135, Crested Butte, 4 BR, 4.5 Bth + 2 BR, 2 Bth Guest Cabin, 6 Car Gar, 6,592 SF, 48.12 acres, Exclusive Slate River Estate, $6,700,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

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115 Bethel Road, Smith Hill Ranches, Ranch #4, 5 BR, 5 Full Bth, 2 Powder Rooms, 3 Car Gar, 8,446 SF, 35.19 acres; Guest House: 1 BR + Loft, 1 Bth, 669 SF, Spectacular timber home, minutes to town or ski area. $5,375,000, Charlie Farnan and Joel Vosburg, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692

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66 Red Mountain Ranch Road, Red Mountain Ranch, 4 BR, 4.5 Bth, Wine Cellar, 2 Car Gar + Barn w/ caretaker apartment, 6,968 SF, 35 acres, Enjoy custom finishes, majestic mountain views and privacy, $3,900,000, Maggie Dethloff 970.209.7880

193 Larkspur Lane, Danni Ranch, 5 BR, 5.5 Bth, 5 Car Gar, 6,976 SF, 35.24 acres, 800+ feet of river frontage, East River ranch property minutes from Crested Butte, $3,595,500, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219 34


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33 Aperture Lane, Aperture, 5 BR, 6 Bth, 3 Car Gar, 5,414 SF, .51 acres, Home and detached guest house, breaking ground on this spec home to be determined, walking distance to town from this New luxury home in Aperture, $5,200,000, Charlie Farnan and Joel Vosburg, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692

172 Pyramid Avenue, 6 BR, 6.5 Bth, 4,580 SF, Detached oversized garage, Offered for $4,500,000, Charlie Farnan and Joel Vosburg, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692

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2074 Wildcat Trail, Trappers Crossing at Wildcat, 4 BR, 4 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 4,725 SF, 35.32 acres, Breathtaking private retreat, $1,850,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

4121 Wildcat Trail, Trappers Crossing at Wildcat, 4 BR, 3.5 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 4,264 SF, 36.989 acres, Gateway to endless hiking, hunting and exploring, $1,795,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

10 Zeligman Street, Crested Butte South, The Ridge at Crested Butte, 4 BR, 3 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 2,928 SF, Expansive views on 35 acres, $1,500,000, Diane Aronovic, 970.209.0405

6001 County Road 811, 3 BR, 3.5 Bth, 6 Car Gar, 3,122 SF, 19.82 acres, Stocked trout pond, surrounded by national forest and abundant wildlife, $1,495,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

261 Larkspur Loop, Larkspur, 4 BR, 3.5 Bth, 3,429 SF, 2 Car Gar, .24 acres, New construction with mountain, water and valley views, $1,495,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880 36

450 Oversteeg Gulch Road, Red Mountain Ranch, 3 BR, 2 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 1,497 SF, 35.11 acres, Custom built guest home, quiet seclusion, commanding views and national forest access, $1,395,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219


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515 Oversteeg Gulch Road, Red Mountain Ranch, 2 BR, 2 Bth, 1,808 SF, 35.11 acres, Borders national forest, incredible views, $1,295,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

69 Pristine Point Way, Pristine Point at Crested Butte, 3 BR, 4 Bth, 2 Car Gar, Elevator, 3,488 SF, 1.191 acres, $1,250,000, Joel Vosburg, 970.209.1581

262 Larkspur, Larkspur, 3 BR, 2.5 Bth, 2,143 SF, 2 Car Gar, Quiet lakeside location, $1,250,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

76 Peeler Lane, Meridian Lake Park, 4 BR, 2 Bth, 2,187 SF, 2 Car Gar, .429 acres, Unobstructed views, $1,079,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

40 Slate View Lane, Riverbend, 5 BR, 4 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 3,446 SF, 1.24 acres, On the banks of the Slate River and 1 mile to town, $1,050,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

49 Slate Lane, Meridian Lake Park, 3 BR, 2.5 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 2,144 SF, .34 acres, Cozy mountain home with big views, $799,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880 37


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8 Gothic Road, Crested Butte, 6 BR, 8 Bth, 3 Car Gar, 7,600+ SF, Garage apartment, 1,800 SF upper deck perfect for entertaining, This downtown home could make an idyllic corporate retreat, homestead for large families or more than one family. There are endless possibilities. $4,995,000, Jenna May, 970.901.3601 38


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1472 Gothic Road, Crested Butte, 4 BR, 4 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 3,523 SF, Close to town, this historic home, overlooking private pond resides on 7.28 acres and is surrounded by 140 acres of open space. Enjoy 360Ëš views and private water rights, $3,200,000, Dalynn Trujillo, 970.596.3397 & Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

829 Belleview Avenue, Crested Butte, 4 BR, 4 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 2,680 SF, .14 acres, Gorgeous home in Downtown Crested Butte with beautiful reclaimed wood and views that will always be unobstructed, $2,595,000, Dalynn Trujillo, 970.596.3397

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2 Aspen Hill Road, Crested Butte, 3 BR, 3.5 Bth, 1 Car Gar with workshop + bonus living room above, 3,297 SF. Enjoy the “Best of the Best�: premium town location with no adjacent home-sites, walk the path to town, enjoy privacy on a quiet cul de sac. Mature landscaping & custom patio offer an ideal setting to enjoy the twinkling lights of town, $2,495,000, v

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715 Sopris Avenue, Crested Butte, 4 BR, 4 Bth, 2 living rooms, 3,100+ SF, Modern mountain luxury, move in ready, $2,000,000, Diane Aronovic, 970.209.0405

329 Maroon Avenue, Downtown Crested Butte, 5 BR, 3 Full Bth, 1 3/4 Bth, 1 Car Garage, 2,467 SF, Offered for $1,449,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

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67 Cinnamon Mountain Road, Mt. Crested Butte, 5 BR, 4.5 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 4,527 SF, .53 acres, Ski-in/ski-out with expansive mountain views, elevator, $2,850,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

6 Peakview Drive, Mt. Crested Butte, 4 Bed, 4.5 Bth, 4,761 SF, 2 Car Gar, Offered for $2,950,000, Joel Vosburg, 970.209.1581

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25 Cinnamon Mountain Road, Mt. Crested Butte, 7 BR, 6 Full Bth, 4 Half Bth, 1.5 Car Gar, Elevator, 4,935 SF, .53 acres, Single family, duplex, total rental flexibility, $2,195,000, Offered as 1/4 ownership for $595,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

59 Cinnamon Mountain Road, Mt. Crested Butte, 4 BR, 3.5 Bth, 4,822 SF, 1.05 acres, Contemporary design, 2 car garage plans included, skier access, $1,795,000,

40 Ruby Drive, Mt. Crested Butte, 4 Bed, 2.5 Bth, 3,534 SF, 2 Car Gar, Offered for $1,240,000, Tom Filchner, 970.275.2082

120 Big Sky Drive, Pitchfork, 3 BR, 2.5 Bth, 2,160 SF, 2 Car Gar, The best corner unit location on the fence line in Pitchfork subdivision. $1,095,000, Dalynn Trujillo, 970.596.3397

64 Paradise Road, Mt. Crested Butte, 4 BR, 3 Bth, 2,286 SF, .24 acres, One car carport and large storage shed, on the Mt. Crested Butte bus loop, $1,050,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219 43


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1851 Sioux Trail, Wilderness Streams, 4 BR, 4 Bth, 4,585 SF, 2 Car Gar, 9.5 treed acres, “Castle View Retreat” is an exquisitely built, fully-furnished, custom log home nestled in the trees with both “Castle” and lake views! Steps away from incredible hiking/hunting in the West Elk Wilderness. $1,240,000, Jana Barrett, 970.209.9510

55 Round Mountain Road, Roaring Judy Ranch, 4 BR, 2 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 2,964 SF, 45.18 acres, Expansive views overlooking the protected ranch, artistic finishes and private setting. $1,100,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

400 Cisneros Lane, Crested Butte South, 4 BR, 3.5 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 3,194 SF, .44 acres, Bordering open space, this custom home has big mountain and valley views. $999,999, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

672 Apache Road, Gunnison, 3 BR, 3 Bth, 3 Car Gar, 3,147 SF, 2.44 acres, 800+ feet of Gunnison River frontage, $899,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

783 Shavano Street, Crested Butte South, 3 BR, 3.5 Bth, 2 Car Gar, 2,094 SF, .44 acres, Spacious fenced yard, covered porches and 3 living rooms, $738,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

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3 Stetson Drive, Wildhorse at Prospect, Mt. Crested Butte, 4 BR, 4.5 Bth, 2,854 SF, 2 Car Gar, Residential neighborhood with access to ski-in/ski-out, $1,125,000, Joel Vosburg, 970.209.1581

84 Powderview Drive, Skyland, 3 BR, 3 Bth plus sleeping loft, 2,391 SF, 2 Car Gar, Fairway views, move-in ready and furnished, $895,000, Charlie Farnan, 970.209.0609

211 Gothic Avenue, Unit B, Crested Butte, 3 BR, 2 Bth, 1,249 SF, Completely remodeled residence Downtown Crested Butte with mature landscaping, $850,000, Dalynn Trujillo, 970.596.3397

203 Horseshoe Drive, Pitchfork, Mt. Crested Butte, 3 BR, 2 Bth, 1,470 SF, 1 Car Gar, $649,000, Jenna May, 970.901.3601

245 Teocalli Avenue Unit A, Crested Butte South, 3 BR, 3 Bth, 1,514 SF, Room for future garage, $449,000, Lisa Lenander, 970.209.1603 45


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14 Hunter Hill Road, Westwall Lodge, Unit C202, Mt. Crested Butte, 3 BR, 3.5 Bth, 2,094 SF, Furnished, ski-in/ski-out, luxury residence and complex with all the amenities, $1,795,000, Charlie Farnan, 970.209.0609

9 Hunter Hill Road, Black Bear Lodge, Unit 208, Mt. Crested Butte, 3 BR, 3 Bth, 1,607 SF; Across the street from the resort with vaulted ceilings. $850,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

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18 Hunter Hill Road, San Moritz Condos, Unit J-303, Mt. Crested Butte, 4 BR, 3 Bth; Beautifully renovated with custom finishes and coveted sunset views. $735,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

721 Gothic Road Unit O3, Outrun Condos, Mt. Crested Butte, 3 BR, 2 Bth, 1,223 SF, 1 Car Garage, Storage Unit, Hot Tub Room, $529,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

40 Marcellina Lane, Snowcrest Condos, Mt. Crested Butte, Unit 16: 3 BR, 3 Bth, 1 Car Gar, 1,042 SF, renovated end unit, $549,000; Unit 33: 2 BR, 2 Bth, 1,049 SF, remodeled kitchen, $379,000, Joel Vosburg, 970.209.1581

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721 Gothic Road, Out Run Condos, Unit D2, Mt. Crested Butte, 3 BR, 2 Bth, 1 Car Gar, 1,289 SF, Furnished, $510,000, Jenna May, 970.901.3601

20 Hunter Hill Road, Paradise Condos, Unit 103, Mt. Crested Butte, 2 BR, 2 Bth, 986 SF, 1 Car Gar, Furnished, unobstructed views, $449,000, Jenna May, 970.901.3601

20 Castle Road, Crystal View Condos, Unit 4, Mt. Crested Butte, 2 BR, 2 Bth, 946 SF, Sunny end unit with spacious deck. $425,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

86 Escalante Street, Unit 2, CB South, 3 Bed, 1.5 Bth, 1,084 SF, 1 Car Gar, Offered for $399,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

710 Gothic Road, Elk Ridge III Condos, Unit 3, Mt. Crested Butte, 2 BR, 3 Bth, 1 Car Gar, 878 SF, Small complex with low HOA dues, includes detached outdoor hot tub building, $395,000, Joel Vosburg, 970.209.1581

70 Hunter Hill Road, San Moritz Condos, Unit P104, Mt. Crested Butte, 2 BR, 2 Bth, 1,001 SF, Fully furnished, ski-in/ski-out condo, $360,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

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18 Crystal Road, Chadlington House, Unit A6, Mt. Crested Butte, 2 BR, 2 Bth, 910 SF, Unobstructed views, corner unit, between downtown and the ski area, $329,000, Dalynn Trujillo, 970.596.3397

701 Gothic Road, Three Seasons Condos, Unit 243, Mt. Crested Butte, 1 BR, 1 Bth, 406 SF, Affordable corner unit close to resort, $195,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

32 Hunter Hill Road, Timberline Condos, Unit 205B, Mt. Crested Butte, 2 BR, 2 Bth, 966 SF, End unit with a view and private sauna, $299,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

350 Country Club Drive, Skyland Lodge Condos, Unit 301-A, Skyland, 1 BR, 1 Bth, 445 SF, $185,000, Lisa Lenander, 970.209.1603

Lodge at Mountaineer Square, 620 Gothic Road, Mt. Crested Butte Heated underground parking, base area location, ski-in/ski-out

Grand Lodge Condominiums, 6 Emmons Road, Mt. Crested Butte Hotel with base area location and indoor/outdoor pool

Unit 408, Deluxe Studio, 1 Bth, 532 SF with balcony, Refreshed with new carpet, furniture and bath, $475,000, Charlie Farnan, 970.209.0609 Unit 318, Studio, 1 Bth, 400 SF, Most affordable condo in the complex, $329,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

Unit 555, 1 BR, 1 Bth, 443 SF, $205,000, Unit 653, 1 BR, 1 Bth, 436 SF, $199,000, Joel Vosburg, 970.209.1581 Unit 559, 1 BR, 1 Bth, 429 SF, $200,000, Unit 575, 1 BR, 1 Bth, 443 SF, $179,000, Diane Aronovic, 970.209.0405 Unit 519, Studio, 1 Bth, 395 SF, $179,000, Unit 355, Studio, 1 Bth, 443 SF, $175,000, Unit 307, Studio, 1 Bth, 395 SF, $173,000, Unit 107, Studio, 1 Bth, 395 SF, $165,000, Unit 375, Studio, 1 Bth, 443 SF, $160,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219 Unit 374, Studio, 1 Bth, 439 SF, $175,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880 Unit 151, Studio, 1 Bth, 491 SF, $169,900, Dalynn Trujillo, 970.596.3397 49


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TBD Marcellina Lane, Villas at Mt. Crested Butte, 10 acres, 19 duplex or single family lots with amazing views of Crested Butte Mountain and ski area, pictured above. All utilities are installed and the road is newly paved. Excellent development opportunity, $2,950,000, Joel Vosburg & Charlie Farnan, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692 30 Castle Road, .33 acres, Close access to the resort and on the bus loop, $269,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219 48 Cinnamon Mountain Road, Chalet Village, .53 acres, $195,000, Dan Estey, 303.913.2357

The Summit / Overlook 6 Black Diamond Trail, .37 acres, Excellent ski-in/ ski-out access, $750,000, 1 Summit Ct. Road, .76 acres, ski-in access, $395,000, Joel Vosburg & Charlie Farnan, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692 5 Peakview Drive, 1.07 acres, Incredible views of the entire valley, $299,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

Prospect at Mt. Crested Butte 12 Kokanee Lane, .63 acres, premier ski-in/ski-out subdivision with incredible views of the East River valley, $349,000, Joel Vosburg & Charlie Farnan, 970.349.6692

Meridian Lake & Pristine Point 75 Pristine Point Way, 1.22 acres, Overlooking Meridian Lake with big views, $289,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880 TBD Redstone Cove Circle, 1 acre, Views of Mt. Crested Butte and architectural plans available, $159,500, Joel Vosburg & Charlie Farnan, 970.349.6692

104 Bear Scratch Lane, 1.05 acres, Magnificent Views of the Elk Mountain Range, $449,000, Sandy Perrino, 970.275.6308

17 Judd Falls Circle, .47 acres, Amazing down-valley views, $250,000, Sandy Perrino, 970.275.6308

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Aperture, a premier residential community bordering the Slate River and recreation path, with panoramic views of the mountains. Pictured above is the conceptual plan of the landscaping and rec path to be completed this summer. 23 homesites, up to an acre, easy walking distance to historic downtown Crested Butte. Prices from $1,099,000, Charlie Farnan & Joel Vosburg, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692 51


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422 Sopris Avenue, Crested Butte, .14 acres. One of a few remaining building sites in town. Level, ready to build & one block to Elk Ave, $899,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

Foxtrot Subdivision 98 Foxtrot Trail, 2.54 acres, Walking distance to town, $800,000; 40 Foxtrot Trail, 2.58 acres, walking distance to town, $700,000. Optimally priced large acreage lots adjacent to the recreation path with beautiful 360 degree views and excellent solar exposure, Jenny Knox, 970.596.3402 52


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Skyland Subdivision 227 Trent Jones Way, .64 acres, Golf course parcel, ready to build, $300,000, 64 Coyote, .44 acres, Perfect duplex oportunity close to the golf course, $295,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219 9 Sage Court, .524 acres, Stunning views, level lot, $225,000, 468 Country Club Drive, .729 acres, Unobstructed views to the golf course, $219,900, Karen Allen, 970.209.2668

Crested Butte South 504 Anderson Dr, .49 acres, End of the street location with panoramic views, $185,000, Joel Vosburg & Charlie Farnan, The Mountain Office, 970.349.6692 465 Teocalli Road, .33 acres, Short walk to RTA, ice rink, and Camp 4 Coffee, $159,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219 2862 Bryant Avenue, .33 acres, Preliminary site plan available, $110,000, Jenna May, 970.901.3601

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657 Ridge Road, Skyland, 1.74 acres, Mature trees & majestic views overlooking golf course, $997,000, Maggie Dethloff 970.209.7880

455 Phoenix Way, Ranch # 7, 35.13 acres, Views overlooking Oh Be Joyful wildnerness area, utilities in place and well drilled, $995,000, Joel Vosburg and Charlie Farnan, 970.349.6692

530 Phoenix Way, Ranch # 8, 35.95 acres, Beautiful view of Slate River Valley, utilities in place and well drilled, $995,000, Joel Vosburg and Charlie Farnan, 970.349.6692

662 Country Club Drive, Skyland, 2.1 acres, One of the largest home-sites in the neighborhood bordering open space, $349,000, Maggie Dethloff 970.209.7880

49 Willow Court, Skyland, .32 acres, Nestled along the slate river, enjoy expansive mountain views, adjacent lot available, $349,000, Maggie Dethloff 970.209.7880

75 Pristine Point, Pristine Point, 1.22 acres, Overlooking Meridian Lake, big views of Crested Butte Mountain, $289,000, Maggie Dethloff 970.209.7880

205 Eagle Lane, Skyland, .55 acres, Quiet cul-de-sac and bordering the golf course, $190,000, Maggie Dethloff 970.209.7880

61 Appaloosa Lane, Buckhorn Ranch, .17 acres, Elevated homesite, 360 degree views of the surrounding mountains, $149,000, Maggie Dethloff 970.209.7880

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1383 Lariat Road, Danni Ranch, 36.25 acres, Awesome horse property situated in a grove of aspens and bordering national forest, well in place. Hunt out your back door, $785,000, Jana Barrett, 970.209.9510

1626 Red Mountain Ranch Road, 35.6 acres, Nestled among mature aspen and pine trees, $395,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

TBD Hidden Mine Road, Hidden Mine Ranch, 35.10 acres, Less than a minute to town of Crested Butte, bordering national forest with expansive views, $595,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

TBD Kebler Pass Road, Equinox Ranch offers 175.77 acres bordering National Forest. Hunter’s paradise with elk, deer & turkey throughout. Seasonal access from Crested Butte in the winter, yet accessible year-round from Paonia. $410,000, Jana Barrett, 970.209.9510

Star Mountain Ranch 682 Hawk Drive, 35 acres, With aspens, pines, mountain views and roughed in driveway, $315,000; 15 Castle Road, 40 acres, open building site, views of the castles, aspen grove nearby, $280,000, Jana Barrett, 970.209.9510

Larkspur and Buckhorn Ranch 307 Larkspur Loop, Larkspur, .26 acres, Great views and neighborhood, $165,000, Charlie Farnan, 970.209.0609 61 Appaloosa Lane, .17 acres, $149,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

Galena Mining Claim #1, Schofield Park, 10.33 acres with mountain views, 10’x12’ shed, tons of evergreens and your own waterfall! Just beyond Emerald Lake, this property would make a great backcountry/hunting retreat with limited/seasonal access. $89,500, Jana Barrett, 970.209.9510

Parcel 32, Irwin, 1 acre with driveway installed, hillside location with big views, $79,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

Gunnison 1378 County Road 743, Lost Canyon Est, 35.6 acres, $199,000, Lisa Lenander, 970.209.1603, Lot 1, Antelope Road, Antelope Hills, 2 acres, Bordering open space with unspoiled views, $65,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

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TBD Highway 135, 111.4 acres, Elevated acreage with 360Ëš views of the entire valley. No covenants. Development potential w/approval or create your own private ranch, $2,950,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

48254 County Road T, Saguache, CO, 160 acres, 8,790 SF, MED compliant facility, greenhouse, warehouse, 2 full baths, 40-acre feet of water rights, business plan and transferable license, Incredible grow operation opportunity with five wells, $1,695,000, Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

427 Red Lady Avenue, Crested Butte, 5,083 SF of commercial space and 2 income producing 2 BR apts, $1,495,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880

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Belleview Avenue, Crested Butte Commercial Lots in the Heart of Crested Butte Lots 19-23, $1,000,000, Lots 19-22, $800,000, Lots 19-20, Lots 21-23, .21 acres, $600,000, .14 acres, $400,000, Lots 21- 23, .07 acres, $200,000; Corey Dwan, 970.596.3219

301 Belleview Avenue , Crested Butte 4 In town office units offered individually or together Unit 6C, 318 SF, $125,060; Unit 6D, 338 SF, $125,060, Unit 6E, 424 SF, $156,880; Unit 6F, 326 SF, $150,000, Maggie Dethloff, 970.209.7880


Center for the Arts Building in the heARTS of Crested Butte

your new building opens in July Jenny Birnie, Executive Director 970.349.7487 | jenny@crestedbuttearts.org buildinginthehe ARTS .org


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index Adaptive Sports Center PO Box 1639 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.349.2296 adaptivesports.org

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Elevate the Media PO Box 3082 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.648.0622 elevatethemedia.com

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Aperture c/o Bluebird Real Estate PO Box 1788 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.349.6692 aperturecb.com

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Emma Coburn’s Elk Run 5k elkrun5k.com

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Center for the Arts 606 6th Street PO Box 1819 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.349.7487 crestedbuttearts.org

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From The Ground Up 423 Belleview, Unit 2 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.251.5075 fromthegroundupflowers.com

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Crested Butte Film Festival PO Box 1256 Crested Butte, CO 81224 303.204.9080 cbfilmfest.org

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Leading Real Estate Companies of the World 161 N Clark St, Ste 1200 Chicago, IL 60601 312.424.0400 leadingre.com

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Crested Butte Mountain Bike Association PO Box 782 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.349.7324 crestedbuttemountainbike.com

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Living Journeys PO Box 2024 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.349.2777 livingjourneys.org

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Crested Butte Rotary Club PO Box 422 Crested Butte, CO 81224 crestedbutterotary.org

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Luxury Portfolio International 161 N Clark St, Ste 1250 Chicago, IL 60601 312.424.0400 luxuryportfolio.com Meyvn Creative 301 Belleview Ave, 6D PO Box 1027 Crested Butte, CO 81224 970.648.0604 meyvncreative.com

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contributors Design Production Parker LaDue

Portrait Photography Sweet Tea Studios

Printing Crested Butte Publishing

Lifestyle Photography Meyvn Creative

Cover Photography Meyvn Creative

Aerial Photography Elevate the Media

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C R E A T E A place in paradise for you and your family. Aperture has trails, Slate River access and a private riverfront park in a neighborhood located within walking distance to the acclaimed restaurants and shops on Elk Avenue. Enjoy the convenience of town with the views, privacy and quiet of a mountain home. There’s never been a place like Aperture. Only 19 homesites still available.

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