The town maintenance department maintains the public parks and recreational areas owned and operated by the town. These include Ted Scheske Park and all the amenities located within the park such as the pavilion, mountain garden, fitness trail, children's playground, and common areas. In addition, other public areas and gardens are also maintained by the department. These include summer base area gardens, roadside gardens, and the bike/pedestrian path which runs from the Mt. Crested Butte town sign to the town of Crested Butte.