Crested Butte News

Longtime Crested Butte Locals Proud to Call Wilder Home

Keith Hegarty and Judy McGill-Hegarty have lived in the Gunnison-Crested Butte Valley since the 1980s, calling Gunnison, the town of Crested Butte, a ranch up Slate River Road on the outskirts of Crested Butte and even Hotchkiss across the mountain home for a time. However, they didn’t cross paths until...

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Women’s Fly-Fishing Clinic: September 14 & 15

Wilder invites the women in the valley to come out and enjoy a complimentary day of fly-fishing on the private waters of Wilder on the Taylor.  Whether you are looking for a relaxing mom's day out with your friends or just looking for a reason to celebrate the start of fall, it is...

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Tour de Forks at Wilder July 21, 2015

Tour de Forks, Crested Butte, CO ENJOY A GLASS OF FINE WINE, and soak in the soothing cadences of the trout-rich Taylor River from the spacious lawn at Wilder on the Taylor, a working ranch dating back to 1910. Lounge in the safari-style Founder’s Porch, recline in hammocks along the river,...

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Sabrowski Family Celebrates 20 Years on the Ranch

Calling Wilder on the Taylor’s 2,100 acre ranch home since 1995, Don and Shelley Sabrowski have been dedicated to raising their family and to protecting and preserving the land. They have carried on the historic cattle and hay operations that have been the center point of the Taylor canyon for...

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Finest Purveyors of Crested Butte Winter Activities

Winter is in full swing at "Wilder on the Taylor" and the quaint picturesque town of Crested Butte has transformed into a winter wonderland full of winter sport enthusiasts. The list of Crested Butte winter activities is long and diverse. From the expert skier to the visitor just looking to...

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Crested Butte Mountain Resort Opening Day Is Almost Here!

Known as Colorado’s last great ski town, Crested Butte has a beauty and authentic old west charm that is rarely seen. Above all else, the ski and snowboard terrain offered on Mt. Crested Butte is impressive. Crested Butte Mountain Resort offers 14 lifts and more than 2,700 vertical feet of...

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Breaking Ground on Another Custom Home at Wilder

We recently showcased the beautiful architectural drawings provided by Cottle Carr & Yaw of Aspen Colorado of a Wilder resident's main home. We are excited to see that ground has been broken and construction has begun! The family, who built their guest home at Wilder a few years ago, will...

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Wilder Honors Wounded Soldiers with Time at the Ranch

Last month, Wilder on Taylor hosted two military groups for a few days of relaxation and fly fishing.  Wilder welcomed wounded soldiers from Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (PHWFF) and Warfighter Sports through the local Adaptive Sports Center (ASC).  Wilder has partnered with PHWFF for the last four years to bring...

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A Reel Fly-Fishing Tale on the Taylor River

Drama surfaces when landing a 32-inch rainbow that has just snatched our 12-inch brown trout. By Lu Warner Mike West and I were fly-fishing a dry dropper on the stretch of the Taylor River located at Wilder on the Taylor on July 9, at a place that I call the swimming hole....

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