Ski.com Epic Dream Job Stop 12 - Crested Butte, Colo.

Jackson Lebsack and Tommy Joyce get in-the-know for all that CB has to offer.
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Crested Butte often refers to itself as "the last great Colorado ski town," and for good reason. This Colorado ski town oozes history, funky individualism and laidback mountain lifestyle. The best way to understand Crested Butte is to stroll along colorful Elk Avenue—the beating heart of the town’s U.S. National Historic Landmark. Elk Avenue is comprised of Victorian-era mining homes turned shops, restaurants and saloons. In fact, many of the historic drinking establishments are still in operation.

Last week, Ski.com's Epic Dream Job hire, Jackson Lebsack and content creator and Epic Dream Job “buddy”, Tommy Joyce (@tjtriage) completed the Elk Mountain leg of the journey. During their time in Crested Butte, the duo experienced the unique things that make this amazing town really standout.

Jackson + Tommy's List of Best Things About Crested Butte

Snowmobiling among stunning 14er peaks

Snowmobiling CB

Braaaaapp!

Exploring Crested Butte's "Extremes"

Crested Butte inspection

Plenty to see down there.

Strolling around colorful Elk Avenue

Above Crested Butte

Crested Butte's main drag.

Noshing on Niky's famous donuts

Donuts

We're not drooling, you're drooling.

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Fueling up with java from Camp 4 Coffee

Camp 4 Coffee

Best cup o' joe in town.

Meeting Elk in the Elk Mountains

Elk

Well hi there!

Next stop → Breckenridge, Colorado

To see more from Lebsack's travels, follow him on Instagram @skicom or @jacksonlebsack, and on Ski.com's Facebook page. You can also keep up with his travels in realtime on Ski.com's website.

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