Take a vacation in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado this winter and have unlimited fun and adventure at the Steamboat Ski Resort. Steamboat is well known for its Champagne powder snow and facilities for all sorts of winter sports. Steamboat Springs is a typical western town that has remained unchanged for the past hundred years in many ways. It is the perfect place to take your family for a skiing vacation as Steamboat has many special offers for kids.
Steamboat has over 3000 acres of skiing terrain and America’s longest superpipe. It is one of the largest mountains, with six peaks and 164 trails for skiers and snowboarders. The ski school is regarded as one of the best and Steamboat pioneered the Kids Ski Free program where children under the age of twelve can learn to ski for free when a parent buys a tickets. The kids vacation center has a host of activities for young ones and there are special skiing areas and lifts for them.
Guests are made welcome with a number of personal services, like a free mountain tour for an hour and a half every day with a guide who can answer all your questions about the resort and mountain. Persons over the age of fifty can also avail themselves of free guided skiing facilities in a group all through the season. In addition to skiing and snowboarding, there are a host of other activities like climbing, snowshoeing and snowmobiles. You can even go on a helicopter ride to remote areas of the mountain.
Relax in natural hot water springs located in the downtown area and also at Strawberry Park, just outside town. There is a range of accommodation from hotels to condos and a free bus service helps you get around. In addition to the usual ski lifts, there is a gondola here which can take you for a special meal at Hazie’s and Ragnar’s. Here you can savor award-winning continental cuisine and wines while taking in the spectacular views of the Yampa Valley below. Vacation once at Steamboat and you will be back next year.