2012 Nonprofit of the Year

The Crested Butte Land Trust sincerely thanks our incredible community, and gives a heartfelt cheers to the thousands of individuals and dozens of local and state partners who make land conservation happen here in Gunnison County. The Land Trust was thrilled, honored, and humbled to be awarded Crested Butte-Mt. Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce’s 2012 Non-Profit of the Year.

In 2012, you helped to:

  • Build a new handcycle-accessible singletrack trail in the Slate River Valley, creating an extension to the Lupine Trail.
  • Initiate protection of the North Pole Basin. This breathtaking property now provides opportunities for public access and scientific research.
  • Achieve National Accreditation, which indicates to you and our partners that we meet national standards for excellence, uphold the public trust and ensure that conservation efforts are permanent.


This award would not be possible without your generous support! Thank you for being a vital part of the Crested Butte Land Trust.

2012 Non-Profit of the Year