Best Bookstores in Steamboat Springs
Bookstores in Steamboat Springs
Fall and winter often stir comforting thoughts of curling up next to a fire with a good book. Steamboat is fortunate to have a great bookstore in town and a recently renovated library, giving you a few great places to escape and read those great new (or old) books.
Take a look at the best places to find a book in Steamboat Springs:
Off the Beaten Path
Off The Beaten Path is located on 9th Street if you head towards the Yampa River. With a wider variety of titles, Off the Beaten Path also has a great café with some of the best cookies in town. Their staff is welcoming and helpful.
They have an upstairs reading area, which is where authors speak and tarot cards are read. The bright atmosphere is a great place to shop for your own books as well as books and gifts for friends and family.
The Bud Werner Memorial Library
Beautifully renovated last year, the new library offers an unprecedented amount of titles for a town of Steamboat's size. With events for children and adults, the Steamboat Library truly is a community center. The new layout also includes some great new areas to read along with a small coffee shop.
Bookstores Outside of Steamboat Springs
Local bookstores offer an intriguing window into any destination. Historic Steamboat is no exception.
Check out these charming, independent offerings outside of Steamboat Springs to see work from local authors, works about the area's history, or even a perfect read for your road trip back home:
By supporting local bookstores on every trip, readers can get a better handle on what a place is like. Books make great souvenirs for travelers, as well as wonderful ways to get to know a new area when coming there to live.