Summer Services


Four Wheel Drive Tours

Alpine Express offers the best in guided 4-Wheel Drive Tours. Let our friendly knowledgeable drivers take you into the high alpine environment over the Paradise Divide. Most tours are 3 1/2 hours in length, special tours are available by  arrangement. There is a four person minimum (14 person max.). Alpine Express is an equal opportunity service provider and operates under a Special Use Permit on the Gunnison National Forest. Contact us for more information. Tours depart from Elk Ave next to main parking lot behind Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce at the 4-Way Stop. Summer Only. Please call us at 800 822-4844 to make a reservation. Four Wheel drive tours are not available for Alpine Express to book during the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival, contact the festival to check on availability for tours July 7-16, 2017 at

Adult Four Wheel Drive Tour, $60.00

Child Four Wheel Drive Tour, $39.00

Trail Head Services

West/East Maroon  Passes

Cost is $15 per person one way with a five passenger minimum ($75 minimum).  Trail head service begins in late June, road conditions permitting. Reservations are required with scheduled pick up times of 6:00 AM and 8:00 AM from Crested Butte to the West Maroon and East Maroon trail heads.  Afternoon pick up times from the West Maroon trail head are at 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM.  East Maroon pick up times are approximately 20 minutes later.  Service is offered seasonally, please call to confirm that the shuttle is operating before your hike and to make a reservation. And always be sure to check the weather report!

Private rides are available to/from the trail head.  Need a ride back to Aspen or Crested Butte?  Contact our office for a quote at 970-641-5074.

Summer only.  Please call to make a reservation.

Trail Head Service – Crested Butte Pickup

Trail Head Service – Trail Head Pickup

Charter service between Aspen and Crested Butte

Available during summer season, call for availability and arrangements.
Mid week price-
$385.00 one way
1-800-822-4844 or 970-641-5074