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 four hours in length, special tours are available by arrangement. There is a four person minimum (14 person max.). These tours are operated under special permit of the USDA – Gunnison National Forest. Contact us for more information. Departs from Elk Ave next to main parking lot behind Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce at the 4-Way Stop. Summer Only. Four Wheel drive tours not available during the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival, contact the festival to check on availability during that time period. Please click a link below to make an online reservation outside of the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival dates.
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