Guide for relocation to Steamboat Springs, CO

Historic Steamboat

While Steamboat Springs is an incredible place to visit and live — from its scenery, Olympic skiing tradition and outdoor recreation to its western charm, world-class ski resort, friendliness and vibrant arts scene — move here, and you’ll also be settling down in a region rife with history. Nowhere is that better on display than at the Tread of Pioneers...

Downtown makeover

    Downtown’s Yampa Street, which parallels the Yampa River, is nearing the end of its renaissance — the largest downtown improvement project the city has seen in years. Improvements, to be completed by spring 2018, include a new park with river access, riverbank improvements, a large promenade, bike lanes, a riverside amphitheater and Core Trail...

Creative industries flourish

Creativity is alive and well in Steamboat Springs.  According to the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association, creative industries are becoming an increasingly important component of the local economy, accounting for 431 jobs and sales of $47.5 million. With its arts scene rocking, Steamboat was elected as a 2016 finalist for Colorado Creative District...

Bike Town USA

Like to ride your bike? Steamboat is as good a town as you’ll find for bicycling, be it on trail or road. It’s enough that the League of American Bicyclists recently awarded Steamboat its Gold Level Bicycle Friendly Community designation, and the International Mountain Biking Association labeled Steamboat a Bronze Level Riding Center, one of only 17 such...

Getting better all the time: Accommodations tax benefits trails, Yampa Street

Getting better all the time: Accommodations tax benefits trails, Yampa Street

Oct 20, 2015

Great towns don’t grow on trees — a lot of hard work goes on behind the scenes to ensure public amenities are both prioritized and funded. In Steamboat, the roots of success are found in an innovative funding source known as the accommodations tax, whereby 1 percent of the city’s accommodations tax gets appropriated to fund improvements that will attract...