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Marry fitness and fun in the Colorado backcountry

Slow down and enjoy your surroundings as you hike on a guided, backcountry snowshoe tour. Irwin Guides knows the prime locations to gain access to some of the best views in the valley – these views will take your breath away. Snowshoes are also an ideal way to view winter wildlife such as ptarmigan, snowshoe hare, erim, eagles, and hawks. 


  • A professional & knowledgeable backcountry guide
  • Snowshoes & poles

Photographer Add-on

Let us capture your memories so you can focus on your adventure! A photographer is $675 per trip and based on availability. Please let the Irwin Guide’s office know 48hrs before your trip if you would like to add this to your reservation.

Half Day

3 hrs.

9am - 12pm or 1 - 4pm


First Person


Each Additional Person


Guest to Guide Ratio

Tour Details

The Trails2

The Trails

Snowshoeing often follows groomed trails. Luckly, Crested Butte has over 35 miles of groomed trails including Slate River, Washington Gulch, Gothic, Snodgrass, Brush Creek, Cement Creek, and Mill Creek.

Family Friendly2

Family Friendly

Our snowshoe tours are ideal for individuals, groups, families, or friends. 

What to Bring2

What to Bring

We suggest bringing winter boots, a small backpack, water, snacks, and warm layers.

A true winter wonderland awaits

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