Steamboat - USA - Ski Resort Guide

USA Ski Resort Guide for Steamboat

About the Resort

This is a small resort a short bus ride away from the old town of Steamboat Springs. There are a few shops and restaurants with some piste side lodgings. The wide main street is lined with bars, hotles and shops. Most accommodation is in condominiums although there are chalets.

About the Mountains near Steamboat

The slopes have five sectors and the gondolas from the village rises to the low peak of Thunderhead. Then there is; Storm Peak, Mt Werner, Sunshine Peak and Morningside Park. The main attraction for the expert is extensive terrain dotted around all the main sectors. Intermediates will find that the mountain is ideal with its long cruising blue runs although the more experienced amongst them may be a disapointed once all the main blues have been tried. Beginners have a large nursery area a the base of the mountain with plenty of gentle greens to progress to.

Apr├Ęs Ski at Steamboat

There are plenty of dining out opportunities but the apres ski tends to be a bit quiet. The mountain restaurants are good with a choice of table and self service.

Steamboat Resort Ratings Guide

Snowfall RatingSnow Reliability4 Stars
Ski Lifts Number of Lifts 20
Resort HeightResort Height 2100 m
6900 ft
Run Length Slopes / Runs 2100-3220 m
6900-10570 ft
QueuesQueues 4 Stars
Green Ski% of Green Pistes in resort 13%
Blue Ski% of Blue Pistes in resort 56%
Red Ski% of Red Pistes in resort 0%
Black Ski% of Black Pistes in resort 31%

Local Tourist Office Information

Web address: www.steamboat.com

Email: info@steamboat.com

Telephone: +1 970 879 0740