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Winter Adventure in Steamboat Springs, CO

Ski Town USA

Winter Events

  • Steamboat's Mardi Gras
  • The Wailers
  • Steamboat Pentathlon
  • Pond skimming and closing day
  • G Love and Special Sauce Free Concert

  • Winter Activities

  • Night Skiing: Beginning in 2013, Steamboat Ski Resort now has five runs and over 1,100 acres of terrain open for night skiing.
  • Scenic Gondola Rides: Non-skiers can enjoy a gondola ride to the top of Steamboat Ski Resort.
  • Snowshoe Tours: Steamboat Ski Resort offers free, guided snowshoe tours from the top of the gondola.
  • Snowbike Lessons: Enjoy the newest on-snow sensation, snowbiking, which as the name implies in park sking, park biking!
  • Horseback riding: Rides are available year-round so you can enjoy the beautiful aspens covered in snow.
  • Snowmobile tours: all family members can enjoy snowmobile tours through local mountain terrain.
  • Hot Springs: Steamboat is home to many natural hot springs including Old Town and Strawberry Parks.
  • Hot Air Balloon Tours: offered year-round this activity is perfect for couples or families

    Steamboat Resort
    Season Dates Nov. 23 - Apr. 13
    Number of Mountains
    Total Skiable Acres
    Base Elevation
    Number of Runs
    Average Snowfall
    Terrain Breakdown
    6,900 feet
    14% Green, 42% Blue, 44% Black

  • Hayden/Yampa Regional Airport (HDN)
  • Denver International Aiport (DEN)

  • About Steamboat Springs, CO

    Steamboat Springs, Colorado is a delightful Old-West resort town. It perfectly threads the needle between family-friendly resort town and a top spring break destination with lively nightlife. They’re known for funky events like the 101 year-old Winter Carnival with the ski joring competition (where horses tow skiers down the streets of Steamboat!). The resort itself boasts 3,000 skiable acres, an average snowfall of 300 inches and a neighboring nordic ski jumping hill where professional athletes come to train. Steamboat Ski Resort was the founder of “Kids Ski Free” days and recently began the “Grandkids Ski Free” program making it convenient and affordable for families.

    Non-Stop Flights

    Flying into Steamboat/Hayden Airport:

  • San Francisco , CA (SFO) via United Express Airlines
  • Los Angeles, CA (LAX) via United Express Airlines
  • Denver, CO (DEN) via United Express Airlines
  • Dalls/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) via American Airlines
  • Houston, TX (IAH) via United Airlines
  • Minneapolis/Saint Paul, MN (MSP) via Delta Airlines
  • Chicago, IL (ORD) via American Airlines
  • Atlanta, GA (ATL) via Delta Airlines
  • New York/Newark (EWER) via United Airlines
  • Seattle/Tacoma, WA (SEA) via Alaska Airlines
  • Washington-Dulles, WA (IAD) via United Airlines

    Highlighted Properties in Steamboat Springs

    Vacation Homes:
    A vacation home is the perfect way to feel at home and comfortable while on a winter vacation.


    The perfect condo can set the tone for your entire summer vacation.


    Choose from a wide selection of hotels to find the one that fits your needs and puts you near the mountainside.


  • Best Way to Experience Steamboat Springs

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: The Egg & I $
  • Lunch: Creekside Cafe & Grill $$
  • Afternoon: Ski some of the best snow in Colorado, breaking for a mid-day meal and ending with some great après ski.
  • Dinner: Mazzola's Italian Diner $
  • Night Life: McKnights Irish Pub & Loft $

  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: Winonas $
  • Lunch: Backcountry Delicatessen $
  • Afternoon: If you want to try something different, snowmobile tours are a great way to see the scenery while having fun.
  • Dinner: Cafe Diva $$$
  • Night Life: Tap House Sports Grill $$
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