|Gunnison Airport Shuttles|
|Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport, airport code GUC, is located in Gunnison, Colorado, which is the county seat for Gunnison County. Gunnison is 28 miles away from Crested Butte and 31 miles away from Mt. Crested Butte.|
Alpine Express offers several varieties of transportation to and from Gunnison , Montrose, which is an hour and 20 minutes away, and the towns of Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte. Alpine Express operates a shared ride shuttle service, but they also private charters. They maintain a fleet of vans, buses and a motor coach. There is a call and demand limo service as well. Alpine specializes in weddings too.
Crested Butte Specialty Services offers private transportation, but also so much more! Crested Butte Specialty caters to any tourist’s needs. They will do your grocery shopping for you and deliver to your door. They also have ski/snowboard rentals and will even babysit your kids so that you can have a quiet evening out! Just make sure to call in advance for optimal planning.
Other services include Dolly’s Mountain Shuttle, Rocky Ridges LTD, and the FREE Mountain Express shuttle that travels between the airport, Crested Butte, and Mt. Crested Butte. The car rental services available are Avis, Hertz, and Budget.
Gunnison Airport Has Everything You Need Close At Hand!
Nestled in the Rocky Mountains, Gunnison began as a mining town in the 1800’s. Staying true to its roots, Gunnison County hosts rodeos, county fairs, and other “old West” themed attractions. It is also home to Western State Colorado University and there is a thriving population of students. There are many opportunities for outdoor activities. Opportunities for mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, kayaking, and much more abound. Wine and food tastings, art shows, cowboy poetry readings, and music festivals are just several of the cultural activities that are offered.
Most of the travelers that come through the airport are travelers coming to Gunnison County to take part in all of these attractions. The airport had 37,316 boarding in 2010. There is a large building that serves as the terminal. There are four gates with an area for baggage claim on the lower level. There are two runways. The entire airport covers 1,600 acres. United Express, United Airlines, and American Airlines are the airlines serving this Gunnison. United Airlines runs non-stop flights year long from Denver and to Houston. Parking can be paid for by the day, month, or year. The airport maintains Facebook and Twitter pages for consumers seeking information and also has a NotifyMe service. This service will send an e-mail or text to let passengers know about any cancellations or delays.
Hotels near GUC
Ferro’s Blue Mesa Ranch sits near the Blue Mesa Lake. It accommodates cabins, RVs, and tents all together. While visiting the ranch, you can ride horses, fish on the lake, relax in a hot tub or Jacuzzi, and visit the Country General Store. The scenery is beautiful and you can get the best of both worlds with free Internet.
Island Acres Resort has styled itself in a 1950s theme. Here you can enjoy a full sized suite and kitchen making this a family friendly choice. There is a park atmosphere with fire pits and grills to cook out your dinner if you wish and plenty of space for the kids to run off all their energy! Pets are allowed and you can enjoy cable, phone, and Internet during your stay.
Restaurants in Gunnison
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