The Steamboat Gondola transports you to Thunderhead, 9,100ft above sea level, to a celebration of an amazing Steamboat sunset from high above the Yampa Valley floor. It’s a can’t miss Steamboat activity and one that will bring you back time and again. Take in the scenery, enjoy the culinary delights, listen to live music, and toast the sunset.
Details Beginning in February, sunset happy hour is open on most Thursdays and begins by boarding the gondola at 5pm. Attendance is limited and regularly fills-up early so plan accordingly. The cost is $15 which includes your ride on the Steamboat gondola plus a $5 credit towards food and drinks.Happy hour tickets can be purchased in the gondola entrance as you board.
If you are a 2016/17 Steamboat season, Steamboat 15 day, or Steamboat 6/8 day passholder your admittance is free, plus you may bring one guest to each happy hour during the 2016/17 winter season. Passholders must present a valid pass to receive free admittance and guest privileges.
This is an activity for those 21 and over. No dogs are allowed for Sunset Happy Hour. Gondola boarding begins at 5:00pm and ends at 7:45pm. Sunset Happy Hour is a first come, first served event, and reservations are not accepted. Please note that availability may be limited on certain dates due to weddings or other special events.
2017 Winter Schedule Sunset Happy Hour is most Thursday nights in February, March and April. Full schedule and band lineup coming soon.