Snowshoeing Tours in Steamboat Springs
An Invigorating Snowshoe into Steamboat's Pristine Wilderness
Snowshoeing is a fun way to get out in the snow during winter in Steamboat! Whether you would just like to take yourself or go on a guided hike or even have your hike end in dinner, Steamboat has it all.
Snowshoe with Yampatika
Yampatika is a local non-profit who's goal is to inspire environmental stewardship through education. Their tours can be created custom for you or you can join one of the weekly snowshoe tours! The snowshoe hikes fill up quickly. Registration required. For details with Yampatika, please call 970-871-9151.
Family Snowshoe Tour at Yampatika's Environmental Learning Center
Join a Yampatika Naturalist for an easy snowshoe on the historic Legacy Ranch. Originally homesteaded by a woman and currently occupied by Yampatika, this Ranch has tales to tell about Ute Indians, Pioneers and our stunning natural environment. Sponsored by the State Historical Fund.
Uranium Mine Snowshoe Tour
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Fish Creek Canyon! This 4 mile round-trip snowshoe is moderately strenuous, and will follow the rim of Fish Creek canyon to a spectacular view down valley. This is a family event for ages 12 and up. Sponsored by the U. S. Forest Service.
A Snowshoe Back in Time
The History of Homesteading at Yampatika's Environmental Learning Center. Join a Yampatika Naturalist and learn about the history of homesteading through the eyes of Elizabeth Hutchinson, who was the original homesteader of the Legacy Ranch. Sponsored by the State Historical Fund.
Emerald Mountain Snowshoe Tour
Ride the lift to the top of the Howelsen Ski Area (the other ski area in Steamboat) and explore the beauty and history of Emerald Mountain and Howelsen Hill. The views are spectacular and our "first" ski area provides fascinating stories. This is a family event for ages 12 and up. Sponsored by the City of Steamboat Springs.
Snowshoe with the Steamboat Ski Resort
Guided Gourmet Snowshoe on Mt. Werner (Steamboat Ski Area)
Imagine a fun, informative and invigorating snowshoe with gorgeous views high up on beautiful Mt. Werner guided by a Steamboat Ambassador. Upon completing the snowshoe tour you will enjoy a gourmet lunch with a refreshing glass of wine.
- Location:The Guided Gourmet Snowshoe Tour meets at the Information Center located directly across from the Main Ticket Office and Gondola building at the base of the ski area.
Steamboat Ambassador Snowshoe Tour
The Steamboat Ambassadors conduct a free (with a lift ticket) guided snowshoe tour. The tours offer breathtaking views of the Yampa Valley and the Flat Top Mountains.
- Location: Tours depart from the Information Center at the base of the Gondola daily at 1:00pm. Snowshoe rentals available and Foot Pass required for the gondola ride. Stop by the Information Center at the base of the mountain to sign up and rent your snowshoes, or call 970-871-5444. Foot pass tickets can be purchased at the ski ticket window. This ticket is an all-day ticket to the top of the gondola.
Snowshoe at Steamboat Ski Touring Center
The Ski Touring Center located off Steamboat Boulevard has miles of pristine cross country skiing tracks along with 10k of forested snowshoe trails! You can rent snowshoes right at the Nordic shop for adults and children! After your snowshoe through the woods stop at their Picnic Basket Deli to enjoy delicious homemade soups, breads, hot drinks and treats! See more info on the Touring Center.