Appropriately named, Steamboat Springs, Colorado offers a number of hot pools where the water temperatures reach 104 degrees or higher. The area contains beautiful botanical gardens, and various scenic hiking and biking trails. In this area, you can enjoy hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking and/or fishing in the vast wilderness that surrounds Steamboat. Many wilderness outfitters in the area offer trips into the backcountry to enjoy nature. Trails for hiking and biking range from easy to extreme and can be traveled by any age group with the appropriate skill level. Guides and outfitters are available for mountain biking, hiking, skiing, horseback trail rides and hunting.
Dawn your favorite cowboy hat, tie a kerchief around your neck and enjoy the fun of working on an authentic working cattle ranch. Or you can just saunter on over to the local stables and arrange for an hour or two on horseback. Over one million acres of national forest and wilderness surround this quaint western town. When you travel to Steamboat Springs, Colorado, you have come to the right place for adventure. No matter what your age, if you are ready to take a risk, to get out of your rut, to travel forests, mountains, valleys or rushing rivers then travel to the backcountry area surrounding Steamboat Springs Colorado with a wilderness outfitter or guide.