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Steamboat Springs Travel Guide

Steamboat Springs Sports & Activities

Uncover sports & activities in Steamboat Springs with our insider's guide.

Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding

Howelsen Hill Ski Area. The tiny Howelsen Hill Ski Area, in the heart of Steamboat Springs, is the oldest ski area still open in Colorado....

Lessons and Programs

Half-day group lessons begin at $159; all-day lessons are $199. Clinics in moguls, powder, snowboarding, and "hyper-carving"—made possible by...


Steamboat Central Reservations. Equipment packages are available at the gondola base as well as at ski shops in town. Packages (skis, boots...

Backcountry Skiing

The most popular area for backcountry skiing around Steamboat Springs is Rabbit Ears Pass, southeast of town. It's the last pass you cross if...

Track Skiing

Steamboat Ski Touring Center. Laid out on and along the Sheraton Steamboat Golf Club, Steamboat Ski Touring Center has a relatively gentle...

Other Sports and the Outdoors

Steamboat Central Reservations. Dogsledding, hot-air ballooning, and snowmobiling can be arranged by calling the activities department at Steamboat...


Haymaker Golf Course. Three miles south of Steamboat Springs, this public-access 18-hole Keith Foster course has a pro shop and café. The...

Horseback Riding

Because of the ranches surrounding the Yampa and Elk rivers, Steamboat is full of real cowboys as well as visitors trying to act the part. Horseback...

Ice Driving

Bridgestone Winter Driving School. Here's something for anyone who's either been intimidated by snowy roads or gotten teenage thrills from...

Mountain Biking

Steamboat Springs' rolling mountains, endless aspen glades, mellow valleys, and miles and miles of jeep trails and single-track make for great...


Bucking Rainbow Outfitters. This outfitter runs rafting excursions to the Yampa, Elk, Colorado, North Platte, and Eagle rivers. Half-day to...


Steamboat Snowmobile Tours. This company offers guided snowmobile tours. A shuttle serves most hotels. Steamboat Springs , CO . 970/879...



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