We have scoured the valley to fill your welcome and thank you baskets and bags with local products that have a relationship to this magical place locals fondly call, “The Butte.”

Below are a samplings of some of the local products we include in the various gift baskets and bags.

Camp 4 Coffee

Camp 4 is world-renowned as some of the best java in Colorado. Owners Al and Wythina Smith have kept Crested Butte locals awake and energized for decades at three local locations including Crested Butte, Mt. Crested Butte and CB South. If you like coffee, you will love Camp 4.

Powerhouse Salsa
& Wooden Nickel Blackening Spice

When the Powerhouse Gourmet Mexican Restaurant was located in the old Crested Butte Powerhouse building, owners Eric Roemer and O.B. Oberling construed one of the tastiest salsa in Colorado. While the restaurant has closed, the salsa is in such demand that it is still sold in Crested Butte and across Colorado.

Developed for the World Famous Wooden Nickel, this blackening spice has been restaurant perfected and Crested Butte approved.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Who doesn’t like chocolate and this Colorado based boutique chocolatier has an Elk Avenue presence. Include some delectable sweet chocolate as part of any welcome or thank you

Flashflight discs and Spotlit

Developed by local inventor Jeff Scott the Flashflight Jr. LED disc will keep you entertained after the sun goes down. Jeff specializes in ‘light up’ products and is based in the Idea Lab located at Fourth and Belleview. The Spotlit is a perfect touch to make your group light up and stand out. We also utilize some of Jeff’s other products in our baskets including the doohickey and S-Biner.

Jackson’s Honest Potato Chips

These chips have been in the Academy Award’s goodie bags and were made by a Crested Butte family looking for a healthy snack for their child Jackson. Organic Non-GMO potato chips cooked in Coconut Oil: ingredients with purpose from a family on a mission. They’re gluten-free, paleo friendly, vegan and kosher.


Developed by Dr. Roanne Houck who grew up here and came up with the idea of Acli-mate to help her visiting friends and family adjust to the high mountain altitude. Used as an energy and altitude supplement, Acli-mate has key ingredients to help aid in acclimatization to high altitude.

Colorado Real Soap Company products by Val Jaquith

Val and her Colorado Real Soap Company specializes in safe, natural and pure products. We include her mineral immersion bath salts in our spa and bridesmaid bags. Relax.

Rocky Mountain Trees and Landscaping Wildflower Seeds

Long after you leave this magical valley you can remember the color of the mountains with a packet of local wildflower seeds. Spread the color back home and enjoy a feast of color and scent from the high mountains of Crested Butte.

Marchitelli’s Gourmet Noodle pasta sauce

Owner Michael Marchitelli has made up and jarred some of the tastiest of his premium pasta sauces. Named after his kids, try the Nico’s hot sausage or Dante’s ground beef red sauces.

Secret Stash Hot Sauce

Everything from the Secret Stash is a unique and contains a worldly flair. This hot sauce is no exception. Made with fresh Serrano peppers, garlic, kosher salt and along fresh Scorpion pepper, this is an item your guests won’t forget.

Floating Candles

As you sink into your warm bath with Val’s Colorado Real Soap Company chill pill bath salts, light your floating candles and truly embrace a unique relaxing experience.

Slogar’s Chutney

One of Crested Butte’s longest running restaurants, Slogar, is a family favorite and one reason is the chutney. A jar of the chutney in our Food Basket will get your guests to understand why Slogar has been around for decades.

Jamie’s Jerky

Jamie Watt’s Jerky is something that once you try, you’ll be begging for more. Using local elk meat, Jamie has perfected the flavor and it is the perfect snack on a hike or bike around the Crested Butte backcountry.

Montanya Rum

Distilled on Elk Avenue, this boutique rum has been honored with awards around the country. Montanya’s tasting room is a popular stop in Crested Butte and their crafted drink blends will delight your guests.

Love Bites

Developed by local chiropractor Mimi Chatwood in collaboration with Jenna Sheely, Love Bites are meant to give you and high altitude energy boost. Using all organic ingredients, Love Bites will give you the pep you want at 8,800 feet.

Rachel Ryan Custom Cards

Local Rachel Lacy was born and raised in Crested Butte and will design handmade custom note cards and thank yous for your gift baskets or bags.

Jingles Water

Jingles is the world famous cat that adopted the Crested Butte True Value. And he has his own water brand. Featured on TV and in magazines around the world, the town throws an annual birthday party each May for Crested Butte’s most famous feline.

Crested Butte lip balm and hand lotion

If you have been to Crested Butte you know that humidity is not an issue. So replenish your lips and skin with Crested Butte lotions.

Rose of Wellness body care products

Briana Rose Wiles of Gunnison offers a variety of homemade organic & wild-crafted herbal body care products. She has found a passion for wild-crafting medicine and foraging for wild edibles here in the Gunnison Valley of Colorado. This valley is blessed with an abundance of natural healing plants right outside our doorsteps. We feature Briana’s hydrosol face mist, lotion and sunscreen.