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Steamboat Springs and Northwest Colorado Sights

Medicine Bow/Routt National Forests

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Updated 09/06/2013

Fodor's Review

In summer Steamboat serves as the gateway to the magnificent Medicine Bow/Routt National Forests, with a wealth of activities from hiking to mountain biking to fishing. Among the nearby attractions are the 283-foot Fish Creek Falls and the splendidly rugged Mount Zirkel Wilderness Area. To the north, two sparkling man-made lakes, Steamboat and Pearl, each in its own state park, are a draw for those into fishing and sailing. In winter the area is just as popular. Snowshoers and backcountry skiers are permitted to use the west side of Rabbit Ears Pass, whereas snowmobilers are confined to the east side.

Sight Information

Address:

Hahns Peak-Bears Ears Ranger District Office, Steamboat Springs, Colorado, 80487, United States

Phone:

970-870–2187

Updated 09/06/2013

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