Shopping in Crested Butte

Elk Avenue in Crested Butte, Colorado is one of the main streets that are filled with exotic and exciting shops. The term “shop till you drop” will take on a whole new meaning as you thumb through locally-made clothing, outdoor wear, and unique gift items that can’t be found anywhere else. Choose from one of the many rental and outdoor outfitters to prepare for your mountain adventure.

Here are just a few places you’ll want to check out during your visit:

Lucille Lucas Gallery

This old family business has a history going back over 80 years. Lucille Lucas Gallery houses many antique prints and fine 20th century art.

Rijks Family Gallery

View the master pieces of local artists at Rijks Family Gallery. Pick a painting that you admire and they will make you a custom picture frame to compliment your new purchase.

Crested Butte Sports Ski & Bike

Outdoor sports are a highlight in Colorado, and Crested Butte Sports will make sure you have the right equipment for skiing, hiking, fishing, or even rock climbing.

Misty Mountain Too

Grab a dozen of the finest wild flowers at Misty Mountain to give to that special someone. The smell of these flowers will help you remember the perfect vacation.

Nathan Bilow Photography

Nathan Bilow has been a professional photographer for 30 years, and has his shop in Crested Butte. Visit his gallery to see his award-winning Dozen Distinctive Destinations photos of the great Crested Butte area.

Big Al's Bicycle Heaven

Big Al’s knows the sport of mountain biking and will get all the gear you need to tear up the trails. Stop in for equipment, rentals, clothing, and everything else you’ll need for your ride.


Featuring unique merchandise and accessories from world-class artisans, Lavish boasts a line of products that are rarely seen outside large cities. Come in to pick up an assortment of jewelry, hats, scarves, shoes, watches, and more.