Flights And Sights
Flying To Steamboat Springs With American Airlines
With American Airlines flights to Steamboat Springs, you can be in Ski Town USA quickly and easily. There are a number of fun things to do in Steamboat Springs, not the least of which is enjoying the Steamboat Ski Resort, located within the Park Range of Colorado's Rocky Mountains. You can enjoy six peaks (Mount Werner, Sunshine Peak, Storm Peak, Thunderhead Peak, Christie Peak and Pioneer Ridge) with ski trails for every level of expertise. Steamboat is especially well known for its Champagne Powder -- in fact, the term was coined here.
Things to Do in Steamboat Springs
If you're coming in the winter during ski season (which generally runs from Thanksgiving through early April), one of the can't-miss activities in Steamboat Springs is a lesson from the Steamboat Ski & Snowboard School. Staffed with world-class professionals, this school gets you ready for the mountains with all the knowledge you'll need to have fun safely. In addition to skiing and snowboarding at Steamboat, you can also enjoy tubing, sleigh rides, snowmobiling and snowshoeing, among other outdoor pursuits.
There is also a wide range of things to do in Steamboat Springs during the summer, including biking, hiking, rafting, fishing, horseback riding and even cattle drives. Steamboat Springs retains is Old West sense of place, with a charming downtown filled with dining options and shops (pick up some authentic western wear while you're here). And every July Fourth, the town holds an annual Ranch Rodeo, where local ranches compete against one another.
And, of course, one of the most relaxing activities in Steamboat Springs is exploring the natural hot springs found in and around town. First discovered by Native Americans, these hot springs are prized for their soothing and restorative properties. Old Town Hot Springs is located in downtown Steamboat Springs, making it one of the most easily accessible spots to unwind. There's even a slide that kids love. If you're looking for a more "outdoorsy" experience, visit Strawberry Park Hot Springs, located about seven miles outside town. It's the perfect way to pamper your sore muscles after a day spent on the mountains, whether you were skiing in the winter or biking in the summer.
American Airlines makes it fly to Steamboat Springs with flights into Hayden, Colorado, so you can discover all that Steamboat and its mountains have to offer.
Steamboat Springs Airport Information