Reason No. 743 why I adore Steamboat: It doesn't take much snow to get the mountain in gorgeous shape. What a lovely relief to finally ski some real powder. And it is everywhere.Continue
Posted on December 17, 2014 at 11:00am
Hiking to coveted powder stashes is a rite of passage in Steamboat. Two fresh inches atop the 19 inches over the past three days made for the perfect conditions to open new terrain, which is exactly what happened this morning.
Here is an early gift for our loyal Straight Talk readers - Hike-To Pony terrain is where it's at! The entire Pony Express area is open as of today and covered in deep, fluffy powder; however, the lift is not running yet. So, bring your legs and…
Posted on December 16, 2014 at 10:30am
After many weeks of patiently waiting and quite a few snow dances, our day has come. While Sunday was a great powder day, today really made Steamboat feel like Steamboat again. Last night's snow storm was a game changer... welcome to winter in the Boat!
Posted on December 15, 2014 at 10:30am
There’s nothing more gratifying in a ski town than the sound of snow falling silently from the sky. Shhh…. do you hear that? Ahhh… nothing.
Flakes were falling sky as I laid my first tracks into about 3 inches of fresh this morning. Finally, after what has been an escalating anticipation of a…Continue
Posted on December 14, 2014 at 9:30am