Town of Crested Butte Parks, Recreation, Open Space & Trails
Register Now

Big Mine Park - Big Mine Ice Arena


12 am
1 am
2 am
3 am
4 am
5 am
6 am
7 am
8 am
9 am
10 am
11 am
12 pm
1 pm
2 pm
3 pm
4 pm
5 pm
6 pm
7 pm
8 pm
9 pm
10 pm
11 pm
Big Mine Park
Skateboard Park
Warming House
Big Mine Ice Arena
Big Mine Open Space

= Unavailable     = Available

Facility Area Information

620 2nd St.
Crested Butte, CO 81224

Log In to Request

Park Description
Starting spring of 2023, the skatepark at Big Mine will be undergoing renovations. All reservations are blocked at the skatepark and adjacent facilities until a construction schedule has been finalized. Please email with questions.

Big Mine Ice Arena is a unique outdoor covered event area located just 2.5 blocks from downtown Crested Butte. A hockey rink in the winter and a great facility for large events in the summer, Big Mine is a wonderful year-round amenity. The covered arena guarantees your event will be a success, rain or shine.

Rental Information
  • Ice skates-Click here!
  • Summer Rates
    • 100 or fewer people- $50/hour
    • 100-299 people- $300/day
  • Winter Rates-Ice Time
    • $140/hour
Reservation Requests must be made within 1 week (minimum) of desired date.

  • 26,000 square feet, covered outdoor facility.
  • Electricity is available throughout the facility with weatherproof GFIs at each building column.
  • One 50 Amp outlet is available at the electrical panel in the southeast corner of the building.
  • One potable water hose bib located on the north side of the Nordic Center Warming House.
  • Paved parking area at Big Mine Park has 48 head-in spaces including two (2) ADA spaces.
  • The use of the interior of the Nordic Center Warming House is not included in the Big Mine Ice Arena facility reservation.
  • The hockey dasher boards will remain inside the facility throughout the summer. Four (4) separate, eight (8) foot ingress/egress points will be available per the Big Mine Ice Arena Special Event site plan.

Other Local Skating Options
Check CB South and Gunnison schedules for other ice availability.

Reservations & Activities

Click on an activity name for details or the date for the activity schedule.


Program Event Teams Date Time
There are no activities happening on the selected dates.