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Crested Butte Ski Rental Delivery

Shop Information

Black Tie Ski is the #1 ski and snowboard delivery service in Crested Butte and the Upper Gunnison Valley.  We offer top-of-the-line skis, boards, boots and accessories. Book premium ski and snowboard equipment and accessories from our Crested Butte location online today. When you arrive, we’ll bring everything you need right to your front door. Our experienced staff will deliver your order free of charge and do a customized fitting at a time and place of your choosing. Book online today for discounted rates on Crested Butte ski rental delivery!

Free Delivery – In Room Fitting – Slopeside Service

Free Delivery

Free Delivery

Don’t worry about picking up your equipment: we’ll bring everything to your accommodations. When you’re ready to go home, we’ll meet you and pick everything up. It’s really that simple and convenient.

In-Room Fitting

In-Room Fitting

Your personal ski concierge will deliver and custom fit your equipment in the comfort of your own room. We also offer stylish ski jackets, pants and other accessories so you can travel light.

Slopeside Service

Slopeside Service

In the rare event that something happens with your equipment, we are just a phone call away. Our rental techs can meet you to make any necessary adjustments or replacements and get you back on the slopes quickly.

The Mountain

Crested Butte Mountain Resort, on Mount Crested Butte, has a well-deserved reputation for combining wonderful, diverse skiing opportunities with a lively, small-town atmosphere. It manages to keep a genuine Rocky Mountain vibe quite different from the resorts further north.  Crested Butte Mountain Resort has expanded steadily since opening in 1960 and the terrain now covers 1,100 acres with 2,500 feet of vertical.

Crested Butte is known for its extreme terrain, but the resort features 121 runs-about 50% of them are considered intermediate level. Terrain park enthusiasts will appreciate the interplay between the Gold Link and Cascade terrain parks.


Rental Information

We are proud to offer the very best in rental ski and snowboarding equipment.

Our goal is to provide you with the best fitting gear based upon your ability level, terrain preference, and current slope conditions. Should you wish to switch your rental equipment at any time during your stay, just remember that we are only a phone call away!

Ski or Snowboard Packages

Premium Packages


The Premium Ski Package features this years’ latest skis and snowboards and is by far our most popular rental package. Designed for skiers and riders of all abilities, this package offers a wide variety of skis from the best brands and is customized for each renter. This package includes the latest in women’s and junior options.

Performance Packages


The Performance Ski Package is a great option for value focused all-mountain skiers and riders. This rental package is also designed for skiers and riders of all ability levels, but without the variety of equipment available in the Premium Package.

Junior Packages


The Junior Ski Packages feature great performing equipment for the 12 and under skiers and riders in your group. These rental packages are also available with Premium and Performance options.

Package Add-ons

Adult Premium Boot Upgrade

Upgrade to our Premium level ski boots for the ultimate comfort and performance. This upgrade is available in both men and women’s specific ski boots and will be sure to up your game to the best it can be!

Adult Premium Heated Boots

Want warm feet when you’re on the slopes? Then try our brand new ThermaCELL heated insoles. These insoles are 100% wireless and fit in any adult ski or snowboard boot that we carry. If you don’t love having warm feet after the first day, we will give you a full refund for the insoles.

Helmets Adult Or Junior

Helmets have become a permanent feature on the slopes at all modern ski resorts. Our helmets are designed to provide both warmth and comfort. We recommend that everyone wears a helmet for safety.

Damage Waiver Adult Or Junior

For a small daily fee you can cover your equipment against all incidental damages incurred during normal use. Unfortunately, the damage waiver does not cover theft or negligent use of your equipment, like skiing onto the sidewalk or down the street.

Base Area Parking

You’ve come all this way, why park so far from the lifts? We offer an Axtel parking pass! Park just steps from the Silver Queen Lift and we managed Locker Room. If you were any closer to the lifts you’d literally be parking in the snow.

Looking for more outdoor adventure in Crested Butte?  Check out all our outdoor activities in Crested Butte here. 

Trail Info

Crested Butte Mountain Resort

Referred to as Colorado’s last great ski town, Crested Butte is a great year round mountain destination in southwest Colorado within the Gunnison National Forest.  The town and surrounding wilderness offer incredible scenery, diverse outdoor adventure, and lack of crowds. Crested Butte Mountain Resort offers 1,500 skiable acres of varied terrain for all abilities.  It is located 3 miles from the historic downtown featuring many shops and restaurants.

Click here for the interactive Crested Butte trail map.

Crested Butte Mountain Resort Stats

Base Elevation: 9,375 ft
Summit Elevation: 12,162 ft
Total Acres of Skiable Terrain: 1,547
Vertical Rise: 3,062 ft
Number of Trails: 121
Annual Snowfall: 300 inches
Longest Run: 2.6 miles
Terrain Parks: 2
Lifts: 15
Easiest: 26%
Intermediate: 57%
Advanced: 14%
Expert: 3%


Q How do I make a reservation?

Click Book Now to book online today for the best discounted rates!

Q Where are you located?

Because we are a 100% delivery service we are every where you are. We bring a full service ski and snowboard shop to you in Crested Butte.

Q Do you have a damage waiver?

The optional damage waiver covers damage to equipment caused by normal wear and tear incurred while skiing. It does NOT cover damage due to NEGLIGENCE, THEFT, OR LOSS. If you are skiing on our premium/performance package we strongly recommend selecting the damage waiver. Examples of negligence: melting your boots in front of a heating element; skiing on areas not properly covered with snow; skiing out of bounds.

Q How does the delivery process work?

Don’t ever wait in line at the ski shop again! Our hassle-free delivery service will save you time, which means you’ll have more time on the slopes to enjoy with family and friends. We open earlier and stay open later than all others to ensure the best delivery time for our guests and to provide you with slope side assistance when needed. Fittings are generally done the night before your first day of skiing, this way you can wake up stress free and have everything you need to hit the slopes for first tracks. Our certified ski rental technicians will select and deliver your ski or snowboard equipment to your lodging property at your scheduled delivery time. Our ski technicians will custom fit you with the latest ski and board equipment based on your rental package, ability level, and the current snow conditions. Our delivery vans come fully stocked with lots of options and sizes so we can be sure all of your equipment fits properly. Returns are just as convenient and easy as delivery. When you are finished with your rentals, we come back to your lodging and retrieve the equipment with no need to intrude on your dining or travel plans.

Q How does slope side assistance work?

Our technicians are only a phone call away if you ever need assistance with your equipment. Our ski technicians can meet you at the base area or at your place of lodging to make any necessary adjustments or replacements and get you back on the slopes quickly.

Q What are your delivery hours?

For your added convenience we are open early (7:30am) and close late (10:30pm) seven days a week during the ski season. We understand that traveling to Crested Butte can be difficult and unpredictable. If you are experiencing delays or need to make special arrangements please call the Crested Butte office and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Q How do you select my equipment?

Our state of the art reservation system and our professionally trained ski rental technicians use the information you provide to select the best possible equipment to suit your needs. If by chance the boot or ski is not suitable, we carry a full back stock in our vans that are parked right outside.

Q Do I have to pay for delivery?

No, the delivery, custom fitting, and outstanding customer service are free!

Q What if I have a problem with my equipment?

In the rare event that something happens with your equipment we are just a phone call away. Our rental techs will be at the ski base area or back at your accommodation waiting for you with a replacement. That is our Slope Side Guarantee!

Q Do you accept tips?

Yes. Although staff is paid an hourly wage, tips are always appreciated to reflect an exceptional job on the part of your ski rental delivery rental technician.

Q What packages do you carry?

We carry equipment for all levels of skiers and riders. For more information check out our ski packages and snowboard packages.

Q Are you individually owned and operated?

Yes, and we make sure each and every guest receives the highest levels of service and personal attention. Chances are the owner is the one fitting your boots!

Q Do you rent helmets?

Yes, we rent Giro and K2 helmets for all ages and sizes. They are safe, warm, and stylish and you can request them when making your reservation.

Q Will I get a refund if I want to take a day off in the middle of my trip?

Renting skis is like renting a car, even if you have the skis for 5 days and you only use them for 4 you still need pay for the entire time you have your equipment.

Q What If I have my own boots?

If you have your own ski or snowboard boots you can deduct $10 per day from the cost of your package. Please specify when making your reservation that you have your own boots and select a “ski only” package.

Q Do you tune your equipment?

We utilize the latest in tuning technologies to maintain our equipment. We are committed to tuning each piece of equipment as it returns to suit the prevailing conditions.

Q Do you own all of your ski and snowboard rental equipment?

Yes. We own all of our equipment.

Q Is skiing or snowboarding dangerous?

There is always a danger of injury when playing sports. However, if you ski on terrain that compliments your abilities and adhere to some basic safety measures (know the code campaign), skiing can be fun and rewarding. All of our ski equipment is tested to ensure release settings are operating within range.

Q I haven’t skied in years. Is equipment different now?

Just like golf equipment, ski equipment has changed greatly over the years. New technology, materials, and concepts have made skiing easier and more fun than ever before. Traditional skis were straight. In order to make a turn, you would have to “load up” the ski and force it to bend. With shaped skis (wide in the tip, narrow in the waist, and wide in the tail), turning is much easier. Plus, there’s no need for really long skis anymore!

Q What are rockered skis?

Rockered, or “early rise”, skis have a lifted shovel in the tip. This prevents the tip of the ski from diving or catching in the snow, allowing for smoother turns and proper flotation in the deepest snow.

Q Are lockers available for rent?

Yes. We are pleased to offer our guests and locals a new option for ski and snowboard storage space in the Crested Butte Mountain Resort base area.


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