Night Skiing & Riding
Thursday - Monday. The Christie Peak Express high-speed chairlift whisks you to top of Christie Peak to embark on your night adventure across five trails including Sitz, See Me, Vogue, Stampede and Lil’ Rodeo. All levels of skiing and riding are available with two beginner, two intermediate and one advanced trail. Available mid-December through late March, night skiing is available for one night for each guest on the reservation with a lift ticket and must be reserved in advance by calling Steamboat Central Reservations at 877.255.2628.
We open the lifts early to SVIP skiers and boarders, so you can be the first on the mountain. Access the First Tracks terrain early by boarding the gondola between 8:00am and 8:15am. You'll have special access to terrain from the Sundown Express, Sunshine and South Peak lifts and the famous Priest Creek area before anyone else. First Tracks is available for one day for each guest on the reservation with a lift ticket. Capacity is limited and must be reserved in advance by calling Steamboat Central Reservations at 877.255.2628.
Equipment Demo Day
Offered one day during your stay, Monday - Wednesday (excluding December 26, 2016 through January 4, 2017 and March 13 through March 22, 2017). Demo the latest equipment, specially selected for that day’s conditions. Demos are available for one day for each guest on the reservation with a lift ticket, inventory is limited and must be reserved in advance by calling Steamboat Central Reservations at 877.255.2628.
NASTAR Family Race Day
Wednesday: Get the thrill of ski racing with the Steamboat NASTAR race experience. Steamboat operates one of the largest recreational race facilities in the world, and the Bashor Race Arena offers daily NASTAR racing. This National Standard Race Course is complimentary to sVIP guests Wednesday between 10:00am and 1:00pm. Just show your sVIP credentials at the race course start. The course is for all ages and abilities.
Sunset Happy Hour
Thursday: Starting in late February and through late March on select Thursdays, Steamboat entertains our sVIP guests at the top of the Gondola for a sunset they won’t forget. It’s a can’t miss Steamboat activity that will bring you back time and again. Take in the scenery, enjoy the culinary delights, listen to live music, and toast the sunset. Show your sVIP credential prior to boarding the gondola.
Guided Snowshoe Tour
Friday: Pick up complimentary snowshoe rentals then join a guided tour, or venture out on your own. Snowshoes allow you to get to areas even the most experienced skier cannot reach. Enjoy the outdoors Steamboat Springs has to offer on snowshoe. Choose a guided tour or explore on your own. Complimentary showshoe rentals are available in the Information Center by showing your sVIP credential.
Snowcat Sleigh Ride
Friday and Saturday: A snowcat-driven sleigh draws you underneath starry skies high up/on the mountain. Board the gondola at 6:30pm for your adventure. Be sure to bundle up, the sleigh ride takes approximately 40 minutes round-trip. Capacity is limited, sign-up on arrival at the Information Center in Gondola Square.
Scenic Gondola Ride
Sunday: Take a ride up Mt. Werner and enjoy the views that can only be appreciated from Steamboat's own eight-passenger gondola. Enjoy a serene nighttime ride up the gondola to view the lights of the Yampa Valley. Upon your arrival consider visiting Thunderhead Red’s for a hot chocolate or another cozy drink before returning to the base area.