Summer Activities

Summer Activities

Steamboat is come to some of the best mountain biking in Colorado. You can find over 50 miles of downhill and bike terrain at the Steamboat Bike Park. The resort continues to add new trails each year! You can also take lessons and participate in races. Mountain biking in Steamboat is an experience you won’t forget! Need a mountain bike rental in Steamboat? Rent one now from a bike shop in Steamboat!
Not looking to hit the bike trails on the mountain? You can still go biking in Steamboat! Rent Cruiser bikes in steamboat and ride along the paved, in-town path and see beautiful views of the Yampa River. There are also several picnic places along the path, so bring your lunch and enjoy a relaxed lunch after biking! Rent a bike now! Click here.


Hiking in Steamboat, is a great summertime favorite activity and can be a fun for heading out on the trails with friends or with the whole family. There are trails that offer a more leisurely walk or the hike can be more difficult with steep hills and inclines. A great easy hike in Steamboat is Elk Run Trail or Vista Nature Trail. If you are looking for a moderate hike in Breckenridge try Rabbit Ears Peak or Three Island Lake. Always remember good footwear, sunscreen, a hat, water, and some extra layers for changing weather.

There are many fishing options close to Steamboat Springs, Colorado and the Yampa River is famously known for fly fishing. You can do a variety of fishing in and along the Yampa River and other rivers or visit a close by state park including Stagecoach, Pearl Lake or Steamboat Lake State Park. Fly fishing in Steamboat is fun an exciting with full-day or half-day trips from local guide services if you have never fished before or looking to enhance your skills. Steamboat fly fishing guides and fly shops can also help make recommendations about flies, water conditions, and what locations are fishing well throughout the season.

Whitewater rafting in Steamboat Springs offers everything from Class 1 rapids for a family adventure to Class IV rapids for a more expert rafting trip. Rafting guides in Steamboat are available to take you down the Colorado River or Clear Creek River on an adventure you won’t forget! Find out more about rafting in Steamboat here.