Info for School Break Camps

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Important Program Information:

1. Your child must be fully potty trained to attend this program.

2. We do not have a designated nap time during the day. However, tired children are welcome to curl up and have some quiet time if needed.

3. We enroll children as young as 3, however, we rely on your judgment as a parent to gauge whether your child is ready for a structured program with a combination of focused projects and play. If you are unsure, please contact us and we are happy to give you more information to help aid you in your decision.

Please LABEL and have students bring the following EVERY day:

  • Backpack
  • Water bottle
  • Lunch and Snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Appropriate clothes and foot ware to be outside:
    • Summer: sun hat, hiking shoes (no flip-flops please)
    • Winter: snow suits, boots, hat, mittens/gloves
    • Change of clothes (for Little Innovators only)

When you purchase from Mabel’s Labels 20% of your purchase goes directly to the Trailhead Children’s Museum.

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All School Break Camps happen at the Trailhead Children’s Museum.

19 Emmons Loop

(in the Outpost Building at the ski area base)

Mt. Crested Butte, CO 81224

NOTE: Google Maps will not accurately locate the Trailhead.

During the school year, the Trailhead staff is unable to pick-up and drop-off children at the 4-Way Stop.

Please make arrangements to drop off and pick up your child(ren) at the Trailhead.

We will resume this service for Summer Camp 2016.


  • Cancellations made more than 3 days (72 hrs) prior to the class or camp date may receive a credit towards a future camp day or a 50% refund
  • Within 3 days of the class, we can transfer your full payment to a credit for a future class or program, good for one year from date of purchase.
  • Cancellations made the day of or after the class date, are not eligible for credits or refunds.
  • Credits towards future camp days are good for one year from date of purchase.
  • A participant absence due to unplanned absence or late cancellation is not transferable to another date and no refunds are given .
  • Please call The Trailhead at (970) 349-7160 or email in order to request a partial refund or credit.


  • If your child is sick the day of a program, you may contact us to reschedule to another day.
  • However, you may ONLY reschedule to a day that is: 1) not already full, and 2) NOT a day that you are already signed up for.


16 Sixth St

Crested Butte, CO 81224

Fall/Winter/Spring Hours: 10 AM – 4 PM WED-SUN


PO Box 1508
Crested Butte CO, 81224


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