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Steamboat Ski Resort

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Steamboat Ski ResortAlso known as Ski Town U.S.A, Steamboat Springs Resort is located about 157 miles from Denver in the northwestern region of Colorado. Here skiers will find "Champagne Powder" covered slopes spread across six extraordinary peaks and almost 3,000 acres. Continue reading further about Steamboat Springs Ski Resort, a wonderland for skiing.

Steamboat Springs Ski Resort is considered a major ski area in the northwestern region of Colorado. Found in the Routt National Forest, this resort sits on Mount Werner in the Park Range. Since its opening in 1963, Steamboat has grown to feature 165 named trails that encompass all levels (beginner, intermediate, and advanced) of skiers. Also, the resort is home to one of the best pipes in the country for snowboarding and skiing. There are 23 various lifts that include a gondola, 6 passenger car, quad, triple, and double chairs, as well as magic carpets. Amenities at Steamboat Springs Resort include lessons, rentals, shopping, dining, and more.

Although the resort beckons skiers for endless winter activities, there are many things to do and see year round in the town. From attending the Balloon Rodeo in July to cheering on your favorites in the USA Pro Cycling Challenge, Steamboat has it all. Another fun adventure to tackle is the Coca-Cola Adventure Zone located at the base of Steamboat Springs Ski Resort. Visitors can take on a ropes course, trampoline bungee jump, and a climbing wall. For those who do visit in the winter there are many activities to join in on. Some of them are taking a dip in the many thermal springs, horse drawn sleigh rides, and snowmobile tours through Yampa Valley.

Reaching Steamboat Springs Ski resort is easily done by following I-70 west to Silverthorne. From there, go north on Highways 9 and 40 to reach the town of Steamboat Springs and the resort. From Denver, Colorado the trip takes about 3 hours and 15 minutes. If flying in, there are shuttles available for transporting visitors to the resort from the airport.


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