Known for its scenic mountainous terrain and abundance of annual snowfall totals, it’s easy to assume that Steamboat Springs is a winter-specific destination made to be enjoyed by outdoor adventurers from near and far. While it’s true that this locale has much to offer when the fresh powder falls, Summer in Steamboat Spring is amazing for those that are looking to enjoy time away and connect with nature! When you’re planning a summer adventure this direction, don’t miss out on enjoying the following stops during your journey.
Hike Your Way to Adventure
Steamboat Springs is a destination that’s known for its breathtaking terrain and one of the best routes to seeing it in the summer is to hit up the hiking trails that call this area home. From trails that branch off from the major ski resorts to those that cut through the surrounding wilderness areas, hikers of all abilities and preferences can find a route that fits their adventuring style. If you’re looking for an experience that comes with the reward of a cascade, Fish Creek Falls should top your list of must-experience stops while the Yampa River Core Trail is great when you prefer to run or bike your way through a sunny Summer in Steamboat Springs.
Connect with History
With everyone out and about exploring nature in the summer, those that are looking for a quieter time to connect with history will find this is the season to do so with a trip to the Tread of Pioneers Museum. Swing by and enjoy fewer crowds in the hot months of the year and a chance to explore and learn more about Steamboat Springs’ past and story. The staff on-site are more than willing to answer your questions that come up as you make your way through the artifacts, exhibits, and displays.
Check Out the Hot Springs
Any time of year is a great time to enjoy the hot springs of this destination and summer is no exception to the rule. Head over to Old Town Hot Springs when you’re hoping to pair your dip in the water with a massage or make the most of Strawberry Park Hot springs when you could stand for your watery experience to go alongside a great view.
Enjoy the Journey to Summer in Steamboat Springs
There’s never been a better time to enjoy Steamboat Springs. When you’re ready to turn your plans into a reality, Four Seasons Steamboat has the vacation rental to match. Reach out today to learn more about our multitude of options.