Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Steamboat

Planning a ski trip to Steamboat? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Steamboat stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Steamboat review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 4.4

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.9
  • Nightlife
  • 3.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 45%
  • Beginner
  • 38%
  • Families
  • 59%
  • Intermediate
  • 56%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 48%
  • Advanced
  • 43%

Helpful Highlights:

This is my third trip to Steamboat — but first in over 10 years —and things have not changed for the better. I was greeted with a $163 speeding ticket ...

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  • 5

    It truly is ski town USA

    by bwm30 - 8th March 2009

    Pros: GREAT snow, lifts, vertical terrain, variety

    Cons: a bit pricey, tough to get to

    I visited Steamboat in early February and I am so glad that I did. I almost did not go due to it being a little off the beaten path. The town is charming an... Full review

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  • 5

    Paradise

    by robertyazbeck - 20th November 2010

    Pros: Champagne powder, 3,600 vertical feet, tree runs for days and plenty of backcountry!

    Cons: no night skiing

    Steamboat is the home of Champagne Powder - the lightest, fluffiest snow on earth! You can be riding waist deep and feel almost no resistance - like floatin... Full review

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  • 5

    Steamboat Review

    by anonymous_user - 9th December 2007

    Pros:

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    Every year, I say I'll trying another mountain. I just can't make myself do it. Nice variety of groomers and bump runs each morning. If you catch it on a po... Full review

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  • 5

    Steamboat Review

    by lawalters - 15th November 2006

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    Steamboat is great. I have gone for the past two seasons and have yet to hit the whole mountain. During the value season you sometimes get whole runs to y... Full review

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  • 5

    Steamboat Review

    by rneubauer69 - 4th January 2007

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    We had a great time at Steamboat. The conditions were amazing during the 2nd week in December 2005. The kids had a good choice of beginner terain and I ca... Full review

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  • 5

    Steamboat Review

    by govey80 - 14th December 2007

    Pros: Powder, Hikeable Off-Piste, Lots of varied terrain

    Cons: Difficult/Expensive to get to

    Best powder anywhere; I thought the whole 'Champagne Powder' was just a nice bit of marketing, but it really is something special. Some of the most accessi... Full review

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