Steamboat Ski Touring Center- Backcountry Tours

 

DURING THE 2020-2021 SEASON WE ARE NOT OFFERING TOURS DUE TO COVID 19.

 

Steamboat Ski Touring Center- Backcountry Tours

Private Guided Ski or Snowshoe Tours-10 AM to 2:00 PM.   Guided tours to Rabbit Ears Pass and Fish Creek Falls in the Routt National Forest. Transportation, friendly guide, equipment rentals and enthusiasm are provided! 

Cost: $215 for one person

Call for more information, 970-879-8180.

Rabbit Ears Pass- Located at 10,000 feet in the Routt National Forest  offering trail options for skiing or snowshoeing for a backcountry experience. Depending on your ability level we can ski or snowshoe trails that offer rolling hills, large trees, beautiful views, and as much challenge as you would like. We tailor a backcountry experience to you and your level of fitness and ability. Examples of trails:

  • West Summit Loop: 3.7 miles or shorter distance, moderate difficulty

  • Bruce’s Trail: up to 3 miles in length, easy to moderate difficulty

  • North Walton Peak: 3 miles, moderate difficulty. This is a popular route for telemark skiing with a fun bowl to ski and great views. Best on metal edged skis.

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Fish Creek Falls Fish Creek Falls is close to Steamboat Springs and lower in elevation than Rabbit Ears Pass. It offers great views of Fish Creek Canyon and the large frozen waterfall.   Length of trip is as little as 1 mile, and up to 5 miles. Level of difficulty is easy to moderate depending on how far you want to go. *Please note: Fish Creek Falls is a snowshoe tour only* ** We require 2 weeks notice for back-country tours!** Steamboat Ski Touring Center is a permittee of the Medicine Bow National Forest, an equal opportunity service employer.