State Parks Near Steamboat Springs, Colorado

There are two world-class state parks that are short drives outside of Steamboat that offer a wide range of year-round, family outdoor fun. See below for details of what each state park can offer to enhance your next Steamboat Vacation. STEAMBOAT LAKE STATE PARK Steamboat Lake State Park Located around a half hour drive north of Steamboat through rolling ranch lands along the Elk River sits… Read More “State Parks Near Steamboat Springs, Colorado”

Tubing the Yampa River

If you’re in Steamboat Springs this summer, tubing the Yampa River is a must! The adored pastime has flourished into one of Steamboat’s most anticipated summer activities. Following the initial spring melt-off and once temperatures have risen, the community primes their tubes to float the ‘Boat which typically kicks off in June and can last through September. Since there’s always variance… Read More “Tubing the Yampa River”

Steamboat’s Free Summer Concerts

FREE MUSIC IS AN ANNUAL TRADITION IN STEAMBOAT SPRINGS For the 25th consecutive year , Steamboat Springs is “Keepin’ It Free” for everyone’s favorite friendly gathering of the summer. Starting June 30th, the city of Steamboat Springs continues it’s annual Free Summer Concerts and this years line up is one that’s sure to excite.  Get ready to rock The Boat’… Read More “Steamboat’s Free Summer Concerts”

Steamboat 4th of July Events

Here in Steamboat Springs, we celebrate the Fourth of July for almost a week straight.  Starting Friday, June 29th there is a myriad of activities, ranging from organized events to epic outdoor adventures, all leading up to historically one of the biggest firework shows in the State on Independence Day.  Here at Steamboat Lodging Company,  we have opulent downtown condos that put you in… Read More “Steamboat 4th of July Events”

Seven Ways To Get Your Adrenaline Fix In Steamboat This Summer

Steamboat Springs is known for its wide range of extreme activities that would be sure to satisfy any adrenaline junkie! Here are some of the more popular heart-pounding activities you can participate right here in The Boat! DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKING One of the most popular activities during the Steamboat summer, downhill mountain biking will definitely get your blood pumping, the… Read More “Seven Ways To Get Your Adrenaline Fix In Steamboat This Summer”

Yampa River Festival

YAMPA RIVER FESTIVAL The Yampa river festival, hosted by the “Friends of the Yampa” has been a staple since 1980 to support and raise awareness for the Yampa River. A great festival for all ages, the Yampa river festival has recreational activities from crazy river dog to a traditional kayak slalom. Starting on May 31st and ending on June 3rd,… Read More “Yampa River Festival”

Guestimonial – Father and Son Take On The ‘Boat Downtown

Phillip and his son, Nolan, stayed with us on their eight-day ski trip in Steamboat Springs.  Phillip recounts how staying downtown helped make it the “best trip ever!” MAKING MEMORIES: A FATHER AND SON IN DOWNTOWN STEAMBOAT SPRINGS I knew the eight-day ski vacation to Steamboat Springs with my 10-year-old son would be memorable for the both of us. Still, after… Read More “Guestimonial – Father and Son Take On The ‘Boat Downtown”

Nine Reasons You Should Visit Steamboat Springs in “Mud Season”

Steamboat Springs is famous for its Champagne powder winters and lush, colorful summers. In between Steamboat Resort closing and the summer bloom, our mountain town enters a period that the locals call “mud season”. During the mud season expect jaw-dropping lodging, restaurant and shop deals, little crowds, and serene spring weather making mud season both an affordable and relaxing time… Read More “Nine Reasons You Should Visit Steamboat Springs in “Mud Season””

Fall In Steamboat – 5 Colorful Reasons To Get Here This Fall

It is always exciting to come to the mountains, be it the wonder and awe a winter snowstorm can bring or the tranquil atmosphere and endless outdoor activities the summer can bring. The fall is sometimes the unsung younger sibling of winter and summer, but if you take a closer look, you can see why the fall is many residents’ ABSOLUTE FAVORITE… Read More “Fall In Steamboat – 5 Colorful Reasons To Get Here This Fall”