I love the summertime in Steamboat. The flowers bloom, the grass is vibrant green and all my furry forest friends come out to play. There are lots of wild animals that call Steamboat their backyard, too, and even though they look cuddly and fun, I always have to remind myself to keep my distance.
The safest way to view wildlife in the Yampa Valley is from a distance. If you see an animal, it’s fine to take a picture — just use the zoom feature on your camera instead of getting close.…Continue
Posted on June 25, 2014 at 3:30pm
Guess what time of year it is? A little hint… it’s my favorite time of year. It’s the time of year when there’s extra focus on safety, with a whole week dedicated to highlighting my favorite safety practices. You guessed it, it’s a National Safety Awareness Week. And even though Steamboat emphasizes safety every day of the season, and the official Safety Awareness Week is now a whole month, we’re taking this special week to be super safety focused.
This year our safety campaign is…Continue
Posted on January 23, 2014 at 5:03pm
It has been a great winter filled with lots of incredible snowstorms, but the weather conditions are definitely changing. Even with some snow storms on the radar, I think it’s safe to say it’s officially spring in Steamboat.
It’s really easy during the spring to throw all your cares away and just…Continue
Posted on March 16, 2013 at 4:30pm
Like most of you, I love a good powder stash. I’ll follow my nose to the fresh, light, fluffy stuff every chance I get. But I also have learned the hard way that sometimes this approach doesn’t always lead to the best place to be. I’ve been almost everywhere on the mountain and even though I’m extremely comfortable in snow, I know there are places I shouldn’t go.
Even though the resort has backcountry access gates, you need to know the terrain and be knowledgeable about skiing…Continue
Posted on February 19, 2013 at 9:30am