Getting to Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Approximate distances (miles) to MITM*

  • Denver: 156
  • Colorado Springs: 221
  • Grand Junction: 192
  • Omaha: 664
  • Santa Fe: 397
  • Albuquerque: 460
  • Salt Lake City: 333
  • Las Vegas: 698
  • Cheyenne: 173
  • Dallas: 945
  • Kansas City: 755

* Shortest route. Other, longer routes may be more scenic.

Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs (elevation 6,695′) lies against the western ridge of the Continental Divide and is nearly surrounded by national forest and wilderness areas. The Yampa River begins in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area, flows through downtown Steamboat Springs and eventually meets the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument. Steamboat Springs boasts two ski areas, three Colorado State Parks, more than 150 natural springs, lakes, rivers, and trail systems cater to a plethora of outdoor activities.

Climate: Steamboat Springs’ summers are mild, cool and dry. July is the hottest month with an average high of 82 degrees and low of 41 degrees. Low humidity and elevation combine to make the summer comfortable and pleasing.

Denver

Denver to Steamboat Springs is about 156 miles, depending on the route taken.

Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs is about 221 miles from Steamboat Springs, depending on the route taken.

Grand Junction

Grand Junction to Steamboat Springs is about 192 miles, depending on the route taken.

Omaha

Omaha, NE to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 664 miles, depending on the route taken.

Santa Fe

Santa Fe, NM to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 397 miles, depending on the route taken.

Albuquerque

Albuquerque, NM to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 460 miles, depending on the route taken.

Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, UT to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 333 miles, depending on the route taken.

Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 698 miles, depending on the route taken.

Cheyenne

Cheyenne, WY to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 173 miles, depending on the route taken.

Dallas

Dallas, TX to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 945 miles, depending on the route taken.

Kansas City

Kansas City, KS to Steamboat Springs, CO is about 755 miles, depending on the route taken.

The Steamboat Grand

The Steamboat Grand, MITM 2017 Host Hotel.

Old Town Hot Springs

Old Town Hot Springs includes 8 hot spring-fed pools, waterslides, fitness classes & onsite child care.

Strawberry Park Natural Hot Springs

Strawberry Park Natural Hot Springs is just outside of Steamboat Springs, nestled alongside Hot Springs Creek lies one of the most spectacular mineral springs in the world. Note: The last two miles to Strawberry Park are unpaved. See website for directions.

Steamboat Ski Resort

Summer activities in and around Steamboat Ski Resort include scenic gondola rides, horseback riding, spas, dining, hot air balloon tours, shopping, helicopter tours, mountain biking, kids adventure club, hiking, alpine slide, disc golf, fishing, golf, kayaking, movies on the mountain, zip line and more!

Steamboat Wine Festival

14th Annual Steamboat Wine Festival (Aug. 9-13, 2017), various locations.

Steamboat All Arts Festival

Steamboat Springs All Arts Festival (Aug. 11-13, 2017), various locations.

Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs lies against the western ridge of the Continental Divide and is nearly surrounded by national forest and wilderness areas. The Yampa River begins in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area, flows through downtown Steamboat Springs and eventually meets the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument. Steamboat Springs boasts two ski areas, three Colorado State Parks, more than 150 natural springs, lakes, rivers, and trail systems cater to a plethora of outdoor activities. Downtown elevation is 6,732 ft.