Beacon Brushup

CBAC Announcements, Backcountry Notes, Events

Join our team of local guides and avalanche forecasters for a FREE rescue training event at the Crested Butte Community School.  Don’t worry, even though there isn’t snow on the ground, we’ll have several stations designed to improve your beacon and rescue skills.  This event is intended for all age groups and skill levels.  We’ll be running skills clinics from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.  After party to follow.



Fireside Chat #1

CBAC Backcountry Notes, Events, News

CBAC Fireside Chat Speaker Series #1:  Near misses and close calls

In-person at the Crested Butte Library.  Revised time: 6 to 7 pm.  Streaming live on our Facebook Page.


2021 Avalanche Awareness Night

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2020 Avalanche Awareness Night

2020 Avalanche Awareness Night

RobStrickland Events

Night of Giveaway

Donate all-day December 4 until 7:15 pm and be entered to win:

Custom Romp Skis

Beacons, shovels, probes, piles of gear, and prizes from local businesses.

Prizes will be bundled, so you win more!


Like everything this year, our Annual Avalanche Awareness Night will look a little different... but we'd like to think it might be even better! Join us Friday, December 4 via our YouTube LIVE channel at 6 pm. Everyone's favorite MC, Than Acuff, will host an unforgettable evening with presentations. crazy giveaways (with a donation)  and interactive Q & A with amazing forecasters. Think 70's gameshow style entertainment with the classic CBAC shenanigans that you've grown to love!


Make a Donation ABOVE to enter to win HUGE prizes.  ONE NIGHT ONLY.

5:00-6:00 pm     Center for the Arts Parking Lot~ Pick up your 2020 CBAC Swag, Zip-up Hoody's, Sunshirts, Flannels, and more!

6:00 pm.            Tune in to our YouTube channel for the LIVE show!


8:00 pm              WINNERS are drawn and announced!

**PLEASE NOTE** We are holding TWO different giveaway drawings - Early Bird from November 20 - December 3 and Night of December 4 ONLY. In order to be eligible for both, you have to enter both!