Being as passionate about Steamboat as we are - we love everything about this great town! We have found that even some of the more general background information does a great job at painting a picture of some of the aspects of the small, amazing town we live in. Stay tuned for more anecdotes on daily life here, but wanted to post some of the background info about Steamboat Springs!
Name - There is no Steamboat in Steamboat Springs. The town got it’s name from the “chug chug” sound that the hot springs made.
NickName - “Ski Town, U.S.A.”, “The Boat.” Famous for Champagne Powder®, Tree Skiing and home to more Olympians than any other town in the U.S.
Elevation - Base 6,900 ft. Summit of Mt. Werner is 10,568 ft. Lower than other mtn. towns = more