If you are looking to reconnect with nature and breathe in the crisp mountain air, Steamboat has plenty of outdoor activities to bring you back to basics. Hike out into the Yampa wilderness for a one-of-a-kind camping experience or saddle up and go on a historic horseback ride through the valley and the surrounding backcountry. Steamboat Springs has numerous outdoor outfitters that are ready to serve the needs of any outdoor enthusiast.
Hunters come from all over to hunt elk in the Steamboat area. Venture out on your own or book yourself a guided hunting trip through one of the many, experienced local ranches.