Tag Archives: Howelsen Hill

Final Free Ski Day Of The Year Sunday

The final Ski Free Sunday of the season will take place this weekend at Howelsen Hill in Steamboat. In addition to skiing free this Sunday, free Hot Dogs will be available at the mountain, and kids will have an opportunity to participate in a learn-to-jump session. The free hot dogs will be served by city Continue reading

Howelsen Hill Trails Closures

Several Nordic and Alpine trails on Howelsen Hill will be closed periodically through the weekend for the 2018 NCAA Ski Championships. The trail closures will run through Saturday for skier training and competition. The Rodeo Grounds and Bluff Loop Nordic trails, as Continue reading

Volunteers Needed For Steamboat Pentathlon

The City of Steamboat is looking for volunteers to help with race-day activities during the 27th Annual Steamboat Pentathlon. Volunteers will assist with things like course marshaling, helping racers check-in, serving lunch and Continue reading

Steamboat Rental Rate Increase

The City of Steamboat has announced a rental rate increase for 2018. The city has a variety of facilities available for rent, Continue reading

Road and Bridge Closures In Steamboat

The pedestrian bridge on 9th Street in Steamboat  is now closed for refurbishment. During the project, which will last around a month, crews will re-deck and paint the bridge. The public will still be able to access Howelsen Hill and Howelsen Parkway from downtown, via 5th street. Detour signs will be posted Continue reading

Howelsen Hill Winter Operations Winding Down

The Howelsen Hill Ski Area has ended Alpine operations for the season. The Nordic Center will remain open with trails being groomed daily through this Saturday, weather and snow conditions permitting. Daily tickets or Continue reading

Howelsen Hill Improvements Underway

howelsen-hill-rockThe City of Steamboat has begun improvements on the Howelsen Hill Nordic Trial System. The first phase of the project is expected to last into early November. The city is currently working to widen the trail behind the concrete bleachers at the Rodeo Ground. The project will also realign the trails on the Continue reading

Grant Received To Improve Howelsen Rodeo Grounds

howelsen rodeoThe City of Steamboat will be improving the Howelsen Rodeo Grounds thanks to a grant from the Colorado Lottery. The project will receive funds from the lottery’s “Starburst Awards Program”. The Starburst Awards identify community and conservation projects that will utilize funding from the lottery in an economical way that benefits the Continue reading

Howelsen Hill Trails Closed Through Saturday

SteamboatThe Howelsen (HOWL-sen) Hill Nordic Trails are closed through Saturday to allow competitors from the 2016 National Skiing Championships to use the area for official training and racing exercises. 125 of the best collegiate skiers to are competing in the Continue reading

Conditions At Howelsen Hill To Be Discussed Today

City-of-SteamboatLandslides on Howelsen Hill is the subject of a meeting this morning being held by the City of Steamboat. Discussion will include a look at land slides that have occurred in the area in the past and how various environmental factors may be affecting Howelsen Hills stability, these factors will then be used Continue reading

Community Recycling Event in Steamboat

YVSCYampa Valley Sustainability Council will host a “Community Recycling Event” at Howelsen Hill tomorrow. They’ll be accepting a wide range of recyclable items including electronics, Continue reading

Steamboat Teen Council to Celebrate Opening of Slackline Park

TEEN COUNCILThe Steamboat Springs Teen Council (SSTC) will celebrate the Grand Opening of the Howelsen Slackline Park this weekend. Slacklining involves using balance to walk across a length of Continue reading