Steamboat Ski Area

Whether you’re stepping foot into a local pub, one of our charming boutiques, or stepping off the gondola, the reception is the same – warm. But the down home genuine friendliness is only half the reason people choose to vacation in Steamboat. Nestled 7,000 feet up in the Colorado Rockies, Steamboat is one of North America’s largest ski mountains.

With 142 trails, 3600 vertical feet, and nearly 3,000 skiable acres, its six peaks are filled with world-class groomed cruisers, bumps, steeps, open meadows, and legendary tree skiing.

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2017-2018 Winter Season Dates

  • Full Season: November 22, 2017 – April 15, 2018*
  • Hours of operation: 8:30am – 3:30pm

Mountain Numbers

  • Base Elevation: 6,900 feet/2103 meters
  • Christie Peak Elevation: 6,900 feet/2103 meters
  • Mid-Mountain Elevation: 9,080 feet/2768 meters
  • Summit/Mt. Werner Elevation: 10,568 feet/3224 meters
  • Vertical Rise: 3,668 feet/1118 meters

Trail System

  • Permitted Acres: 2,965 acres/1,200 hectares
  • Trails: 165 named trails
  • Trail Classification: 14% Beginner 42% Intermediate 44% Advanced
  • Longest Run: Why Not – over 3 miles/4.8km
  • Uphill Capacity: 33,619 per hour
  • Snowmaking: 375 acres/152 hectares
  • Annual Snowfall: 331″/859cm – annually

*Wednesday, November 22, 2017 is Scholarship Day. Lift ticket sales benefit the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club. Season Passes and Super Value Passes will not be valid on this day.