mountain factsSteamboat by the Numbers
Ski Area Base: 6,900ft / 2013m
Thunderhead: 9,080ft / 2,768m
Summit/Mt. Werner: 10,568ft / 3,221m
Vertical Drop: 3,668ft / 1,118m
2,965 acres/1,200 hectares
165 trails, including gladed areas
42% more difficult
44% most difficult
18 lifts, including 8-passenger gondola
347" / 8.83m
Smile. You're Here.
Steamboat is one of the most easily accessible ski resorts in the USA with non-stop flights from 11 cities and convenient connections from many more nationwide and worldwide.
Smile again. you're spoiled for choice!
With lodging for over 16,000 guests, where will you choose to stay? Whether you prefer a ski-in/ski out luxury condominium or a modest hotel or anything in between, Steamboat caters to all lodging tastes and budgets.Most of our Steamboat lodging properties offer guest private shuttle service throughout Steamboat, and our city shuttle offers guests free transportation as well.
Discover Genuine, Real and Friendly
In a town that’s world famous for western hospitality, we aim to please. You see, we figure if you’re choosing to spend your precious vacation time with us, we’re going to roll out the red carpet to welcome you! Our guests come from all over the world to experience our Champagne Powder®snow, and Steamboat delivers the goods, but they fall in love with our town, too.
Steamboat is proud to offer over 100 restaurants and bars for our guests’ enjoyment, both in town and on the mountain.
The Fun Isn't Over
After a big day skiing and snowboarding at Steamboat, we can offer a great variety of activities for your entertainment and enjoyment, including snowmobiling, sleigh ride dinners, hot springs excursions, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, free concerts, hot-air ballooning, shopping, night skiing, powdercat skiing and much more.
What Are People Saying?
Readers of Australia's Luxury Travel magazine chose Steamboat as one of the top 10 overseas ski resorts worldwide! (Autumn 2013 edition). Learn what Trip Advisor reviewers have to say about Steamboat.Read More
Family is what steamboat is aboutThese are a few benefits and options that make Steamboat special for families
Kids Ski and Rent Free
Kids 12 and under ski and rent free when parents purchase a lift ticket for 5 days or more and/or rent equipment for 5 days or more. One free child per paid parent.Learn More
Family Private Lessons
Enjoy spending time together as a family building memories you’ll cherish for a lifetime, all while skiing or riding one of North America’s top resorts.Learn More
Western BBQ Dinner
A shindig fit for the whole darn family! Take the gondola to an evening of entertainment, live music with Bandanna and dancing, serving a Western-style BBQ buffet. Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Kid’s 12 and under eat free with each paying adult.Learn More