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The Legend of the Sleeping Giant

Steamboat Springs is not without legends of its own. The Yampa Valley is rich in history and stories from the Utes who lived here before the fur trappers stumbled into the valley. … [Read More...]

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Starting a Business in Steamboat

I think one of the most common responses most of us locals get on any chairlift or gondola ride (after stating we live here year-round) is, “Really? You LIVE here? What do you do … [Read More...]

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Ride Steamboat’s Range

Horses are at the heart of Steamboat Springs’ roots. Northwest Colorado’s Ute Indians first acquired horses in the mid 1600s, making them among the first North American Indians to … [Read More...]

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Fall in Love with Steamboat

You hear people all year talk about Steamboat’s summers - how beautiful, temperate, and sunny they are for three months straight. It’s all true. But in my opinion, autumn is the … [Read More...]

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Sweet Cabin Livin’

Nothing conjures up a Rocky Mountain escape like the romantic idea of a little log cabin buried in the aspens. Re-imagining life in a cabin makes everything seem simpler, quieter, … [Read More...]

Summer Signature Events

Hot Air Balloon Rodeo

It’s one of my family’s favorite Steamboat weekends… if we had to pick just one event to attend all summer, Hot Air Balloon Rodeo would probably be our top contender.  Nobody in … [Read More...]

Red, White and Blues…

Though there’s plenty of fun to be had in Steamboat during the month of June, the unofficial kick-off to summer is the 112th annual Cowboy Round-Up Days Fourth of July celebration. … [Read More...]

Get Ready to Run: Part 4 of 4

You’re in the home stretch! The final countdown begins! So, you are less than two weeks away from the big day. The last long runs are in the bag and you’re wondering what you … [Read More...]