Locals' Favorite Hikes in Steamboat Springs

Find your perfect hike when you come to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Get the inside scoop from locals who have been hiking our trails for years.

  • Spring Creek Trail - "It's flat and wide for a good part of it so you can walk side by side with friends."
    - Shannon Lukens, Lukens Mountain Media and 13 year local

  • Fish Creek Falls - "My favorite hike is definitely upper Fish Creek Falls.  It is a combination of beautiful views, relaxing sounds from the water, and great exercise."
    - Kim Weber, City of Steamboat Springs, a lifelong local and 5th generation Routt County resident

  • Devil's Causeway - "The Devil’s Causeway is an annual adrenaline rush ritual for us."
    - Matt Eidt, Colorado Group Realty and 10 year local

  • Red Dirt Trail - "I ride horseback, not a hiker, but my favorite trail is Red Dirt."
    - Kathy Stokes, PostNet and 35 year local

  • "Love them all! Emerald Mountain, Uranium Mine, Lower Bear, Hahns Peak, Soda Creek, Ski Area "Upward Access." You name it!"
    - Darcy Owens-Trask, Colorado Workforce Center and 30 year local

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