Hipcamp host Dan G.
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Avoid the crowds and escape the heat. Perched on Round Mountain at 8800' towering above the Gunnison Valley, Crested Butte Glamping provides a private, scenic and view-filled basecamp on 50 acres to explore the Crested Butte region.  Or just chill in the privacy of your own serene mountain retreat with the sights and sounds of wildlife and quaking aspens. Many do not want to


Avoid the crowds and escape the heat. Perched on Round Mountain at 8800' towering above the Gunnison Valley, Crested Butte Glamping provides a private, scenic and view-filled basecamp on 50 acres to explore the Crested Butte region.  Or just chill in the privacy of your own serene mountain retreat with the sights and sounds of wildlife and quaking aspens. Many do not want to leave.  Some call it Shangri La! 

There are two bookable sites that are about 25 feet apart with different aspects/views.  Each site includes a new walk-in 60sqft tent (4 person) with a new insulated and quiet queen air mattress for two people on a covered wood platform surrounded by an Aspen grove with views of Flat Top and Red Mountains.  Each platform also has 2 Adirondack chairs and a table.  We provide towels. You bring your sleeping bag and pillow. 

Your stay also includes access to a huge fire pit with firewood (county-wide fire ban currently in place due to drought conditions), new cedar wood-fired Japanese soaking tub, hammock, newly renovated indoor bathroom with hot shower, huge teak picnic table, lounge seating area AND a high-quality breakfast to power your day (Day 1:  local bagels and spreads, organic fruit, yogurt, homemade granola, local Camp 4 french press coffee, tea. Day 2: Avocado toast with goat cheese and arugula with homemade banana bread). 

The property borders national forest giving you access to private hiking and mountain biking without having to get back in your car. We are 20 min from downtown Crested Butte and Gunnison and 10 min from Almont. We are central to any outdoor activity you can imagine.  Parking is 100 yards from the glamping site.  

While each site is intended for 2 people, we can accommodate a third for an extra charge that you can add at check-out.  In addition to the queen mattress we can add a camping pad for the third but please know that the space will be a bit cramped.  Finally, we have a grilling grate and charcoal chimney you can use in a portion of the fire pit.  You just need to bring charcoal.

The Glamping site is very private.  Adjacent to the site is a modern barn with the bathroom, shower and lounge area.

The site and bathroom are thoroughly cleaned and disinfected with Clorox cleaning products. 

Lodging provided
Canvas tent
2 sites
Up to 3 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Toilet available
Pets allowed
No campfires
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Dan a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Horseback riding
Wind sports
Off-roading (OHV)
Snow sports
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching


Natural features you'll find at Crested Butte Glamping + Breakfast in Colorado.


The vibe at Crested Butte Glamping + Breakfast

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Hipcamper Tami

Excellent crested butte glamping

Tami B.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 7th, 2020

We enjoyed a wonderful glamping experience at this location. The hosts were attentive yet still gave us plenty of privacy. The site is beautiful and very well kept. The bathroom, that was a short walk, was a modern space with everything you could want including a large shower. We would definitely recommend this location to others.

Hipcamper Lisa

Beautiful spot for glamping.

Lisa T.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
July 11th, 2020

What a beautiful location. Very gracious hosts, took good care of us (and good to our dogs) making sure we had what we needed. Very nice bathroom with shower and place to securely store food. The breakfast was good, especially the avocado toast, and the seating area has amazing views. They also let you use the same seating area to relax or even cook other meals with your own camp stove. We had a really nice camp fire at night that Dan started for us and a hot tub. The location is near hiking and mountain bike trails and less than 20 minute drive to Crested Butte or Gunnison.

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Hipcamper Drew
Drew L.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
August 2nd, 2020

What a place!! I’ve recommended this place to all of my friends. I proposed to my fiancé while on a hike in Crested Butte and we spent 2 nights at their site. It was everything as advertised and even more beautiful than the pictures showed. Thank you so much Dan!

Hipcamper Sheridan

Five-star camping experience

Sheridan S.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 8th, 2020

This place is a hidden gem and truly a five-star camping experience. We had excellent communication with the host (there is reception at the site), clear instructions, super easy check-in and check-out, and more than everything we needed. The location and views are indescribable! Pictures cannot capture this hipcamp site. Crested Butte, Taylor River, and Gunnison National Forest are steps away. We did the "house hike" which was right in the up the road and we had it to ourselves. Every detail of our stay was well thought out and the breakfast included is the icing on the cake. Thank you for sharing this little slice of heaven!

Hipcamper Jolee
Jolee M.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 15th, 2020

We had such a great stay at this site. The pictures really don't do it justice and you can tell how much care went into creating this space and experience. Our campsite was cozy and clean, as were the bathrooms and any communal spaces. Even though the other tent area is nearby, each site felt very private and has a great view. Dan was an amazing host during our stay here. Extremely attentive and friendly, but also gave us our space. Getting breakfast in the morning was such a great perk and was delicious. We can't wait to go back!

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Hipcamper Joshua

The perfect escape

Joshua H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
June 19th, 2020

My fiancee and I absolutely loved staying here for a long weekend. Beautiful scenery, incredibly attentive hosts, fantastic accommodations, and a Japanese-style wooden soaking tub make this the perfect place to get away for a bit.

Dan serves an incredible breakfast complete with yummy coffee or tea every morning to fuel you for whatever outdoor activities you might be getting into that day (and there are an overwhelming amount of outdoor activities within a 30 minute drive and Dan had plenty of fantastic recommendations). After a day full of activities, we absolutely loved having such a relaxing, peaceful place to come back to. Evenings spent reading, hanging out, and soaking in the tub in this extremely idyllic setting were a great way to end the day. If you want a less quiet evening, Crested Butte and all of it's greatness is only a 20-minute drive away.

We will certainly be back and I cant recommend this place enough.

Hipcamper Lauren

Incredible! the perfect cb stay

Lauren D.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 19th, 2020

We had an AMAZING stay here! Dan greeted us at the front and showed us around, and offered us a welcome beverage! The hospitality and friendliness was extremely appreciated, and I will be recommending this listing to everyone I know who plans to visit Crested Butte. The dog friendly campgrounds was also a huge plus! If it's up and running, I also highly recommend the Japanese soaking tub - I'll never forget how calming it was, and the cedar smell was so dreamy.

Neighboring campsites.View from inside the tent was SO dreamy.The japanese soaking tub was incredible - no jets, wood burning stove circulated hot water, and the cedar smell was truly incredible.This Japanese soaking tub was so dreamy!
Hipcamper Fallon

Absolutely fonominal!!! 5⭐s

Fallon S.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 21st, 2020

The drive from Colorado Springs to Crested Butte was so amazing, then you arrive to this beautiful farm style property......
Appon arrival, Dan came out and showed my husband and I around. The bon fire, the hot tub ;), then to the tent. It was so private and beautiful. The trees, the birds....just breath taking.
Our first morning was frech press local coffee and local bagels while watching the sun come up, then off to the trails. Second morning was more great coffee and avocado toast and a few minutes talking to Paul and Dan about the stay, the city snd coming back.
The entire area, views and stay was worth EVERY penny and we will return!!!
Thank you Dan and Paul for the wonderful hospitality and we look forward to many more stays!

Hipcamper Sarah
Sarah N.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
June 22nd, 2020

It was our first visit to Crested Butte, (and first mini local vacation during the COVID pandemic), and overall it was a great experience. Everything was clean and felt very safe, and the property is gorgeous. We had a rainy night, but were grateful for the raised tent platform, & covered tent space. After 3+ months indoors in Denver, it was so nice waking up in an aspen grove with mountain views outside our tent! Dan provides a delicious breakfast to fuel our day of mountain biking and gave us good recommendations for hiking & mountain biking trails to explore while we were acclimating to the altitude. We’d love to visit again sometime in the future (when it’s not raining), and take advantage of the cool, wood fired hot tub, and spacious fire pit!

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