With six peaks, nearly 3,000 acres of terrain, abundant Champagne Powder snow, 84-year Olympic heritage, and family programs rated best in the industry, Steamboat is worth taking the road less travelled to feel like you're a world away.
Champagne Powder® snow - the term Champagne Powder was coined in Steamboat before the ski area even existed - and with a ten-year average of 338 inches of this magical stuff, you're bound to find an untouched stash somewhere.
Diverse Terrain - Whether you're an experienced skier or rider or strapping on your boards for the first time, with almost 3,000 total acres, 165 trails, 18 lifts, and 3 terrain parks, there’s something here for all ages and ability levels.
Western Hospitality - Steamboat was a town before it was a ski resort. Nothing glitzy or contrived. It's a place where western heritage and genuine friendliness are honored as the values of a time gone by.
Entertaining Nightlife - With over 100 restaurants and bars...from après ski slopeside, live music at a local pub or dining at one of our many elegant restaurants, there's something here to please everyone.
Easily Accessible - Steamboat has nonstop flights from 11 major US airports; we are still the most conveniently accessed destination ski area in Colorado.
World Renowned Tree Skiing - We've been ranked #1 Tree Skiing Destination' by readers of SKI Magazine.
World Class SnowSports School - The Steamboat SnowSports School is recognized as one of the strongest in the world.
Mountain Numbers: Base Elevation: 6,900 feet/2103 meters Christie Peak Elevation: 6,900 feet/2103 meters Mid-Mountain Elevation: 9,080 feet/2768 meters Summit/Mt. Werner Elevation: 10,568 feet/3224 meters Vertical Rise: 3,668 feet/1118 meters
Trail System: Permitted Acres: 2,965 acres/1,200 hectares Trails: 165 named trails Trail Classification: 14% Beginner 42% Intermediate 44% Advanced Longest Run: Why Not – over 3 miles/4.8km Uphill
Capacity: 33,619 per hour
Snowmaking: 375 acres/152 hectares
Annual Snowfall: 338"/861cm – annually Biggest Snowfalls: 2007/08 - 489" and 1995/96 - 460"