Immerse yourself in western heritage with hiking, horseback rides, hot springs, scenic gondola rides, mountain biking and more. There’s no shortage of activities available for those looking to experience the playground that is Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
OUTLAW MOUNTAIN COASTER
The Outlaw Mountain Coaster is the longest coaster in North America at more than 6,280 linear feet. The track, near Christie Peak Express, descends more than 400 vertical feet, rises up to 40 feet above the ground, and features dips, waves, turns and 360-degree circles.
MAVERICK MINI GOLF
Steamboat’s 18-hole mini-golf course is fun for the whole family! Located in the base area, the multi-level course features local landmarks, such as the iconic Steamboat barn, Fish Creek Falls, Nordic ski jumps, Rabbit Ears rock formation and more.
One of the best ways to explore the mountain is via its hiking trails. Whether you’re a strong hiker or just looking to enjoy a leisurely stroll of the outdoors, we have a trail for you. Pick your hiking adventure and get ready to take in the vast views of the Yampa Valley and soak up the Colorado sunshine.
The 19-hole course, located in the Thunderhead and Bashor areas, has a wonderful mixture of technical, wide open, and secluded baskets, resulting in a challenging and fun environment for disc golfers to sharpen their skills. The start of the course is located at the bottom of the Thunderhead lift at the top of Burgess Creek Road.
Enjoy the outdoors in Steamboat fishing on one of the many rivers or lakes. Yampa River Outfitters provides guided fly fishing and instruction for all levels of fishermen, located in the Steamboat Flyfisher Shop in downtown Steamboat Springs.
Haymaker Golf Course is owned by the City of Steamboat Springs which is committed to environmental sustainability. This 18-hole championship course, designed by Keith Foster, features a full practice facility, pro shop and Haymaker Patio Grill. Guest green fees include access to the practice range, range balls, and a cart.LEARN MORE
Enjoy a horseback ride on deer and elk trails through the beautiful Northwest area of Colorado with a guided tour through Del’s Triangle 3 Ranch. Ride the Steamboat Horses through wildflower meadows, far from civilization. 1-hour rides, 2-hour rides, and half day rides with a sack lunch are available in the summer months.LEARN MORE
Pedal on cross-country trails that stretch across the ski resort; wind through aspen trees, rock formations and secluded singletrack. Head up, speed down, and explore the mountain top to bottom. There are 30 miles of cross-country mountain bike and multi-use trails on Mt. Werner.
Explore Colorado the way it was meant to be, on the river. Take in gorgeous mountain scenery and experience the thrill and excitement of Rocky Mountain whitewater. This is a great family activity, and one that will leave memories for years to come.
At the end of an active day, a relaxing soak in a natural hot springs mineral pool can be just what your sore muscles need. The natural hot springs at Strawberry Park is one of Steamboat’s many natural treasures.
STEAMBOAT ZIPLINE ADVENTURES
Located just 10 minutes from town on Rabbit Ears Pass is Steamboat’s newest, thrilling family adventure. Steamboat Zipline Adventures offers a state-of-the-art six segment zipline, two quick jump belay systems and a trip down memory lane with an ATV ride along the old U.S Highway 40.
Stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) has become one of the fastest growing sports in the Yampa Valley and beyond. AVA and Bodhi offer trips and rentals for everyone interested in learning a new, fun way to enjoy Colorado’s rivers and lakes.