Steamboat Springs Activities

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Things to Do in Steamboat

Between the Steamboat base village and downtown Steamboat Springs, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a dull moment. Steamboat Springs provides shoppers with a dime a dozen Western specialty and souvenir shops, while the base village provides gear and technical outerwear fanatics will a range of ski and sports shops. Steamboat Springs has a great dining scene and has several historical museums worth a visit.

Steamboat Outdoor Activities

Below you’ll find's top Steamboat outdoor activities picks.

  • Whiz down the mountain on a tube at Howelen Hill at Steamboat or at Saddleback Ranch’s Yew-Haw Tubing Hill.
  • Explore the area’s many trails and take in the pristine winter wonderland on horseback.
  • See the Rockies from the dizzying and breathtaking heights of a hot air balloon.
  • Kids will love the Coca-Cola Adventure Zone, which features a bungee trampoline.
  • Glide on Steamboat’s 9 miles of cross-country trails.
  • Experience the Rocky Mountains on a horse-drawn sleigh.
  • Relax at the Old Town or Strawberry Park natural hot springs.
  • Speed around the back country on a guided snowmobile tour.

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Plan your trip

Travel Dates:

Nearest Airports

  • Hayden HDN (24 miles)
  • Vail/Eagle EGE (92 miles)
  • Denver DEN (180 miles)

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Mountain Stats

  • 353" of annual snowfall
  • 2965 total skiable acres
  • Top elevation 10567 feet, base 6899 feet
  • 14% beginner, 42% intermediate, 44% advanced, 6% expert
  • Projected opening: 11/26/2014
  • Projected closing: 4/12/2015