A Backpacker Tours Favorite!

Ski Town USA…. Steamboat is rooted in a genuine friendliness and an authentic western heritage not often found in today’s world. Friendly attitudes, world class terrain, and abundant snow make it the perfect spot to spend your ski vacation. Steamboat sends the most Olympians than any other town in North America! Only 30 minutes from the closest airport in Hayden and 3-4 hours from Denver, you could be there by now!

Visit Steamboat if you’re interested in skiing with Olympian Billy Kidd, Western BBQ dinners, free night skiing on arrival day, venturing to natural hot springs for a winter wonderland experience, kids ski free programs, and much more!

Steamboat Resort Stats


  • Summit: 10,568 ft
  • Base: 6,900 ft


  • 169 Total Trails
  • 14% Beginner
  • 42% Intermediate
  • 44% Advanced
  • 0% Expert

Skiable Terrain

  • 2,965 Acres

Ski Anytime, Anywhere

We can book your next trip to Aspen/Snowmass at the dates of your choosing with one of our Essential Packages. This type of package is completely customizable to travel over your preferred dates. Pricing will vary depending on when you travel and where you stay. Let us put together a custom quote for your next winter adventure.

A Backpacker Ski Week DestinationTravel to Steamboat at Mardi Gras during Backpacker Ski Week. This year we will offer the 7 night charter ski package and the Essentials Package over the dates of your choosing. Packages are customizable, so contact us to learn more.

Why Choose Backpacker Tours?

  • Guaranteed lowest price on all of our packages with our Price Match Guarantee
  • 24/7 on hand assistance before and during travel
  • Exclusive savings on ski gear in our stores
  • Concierge service offered for clothing and gear preparation
  • Earn free gear the more you ski with us
  • Ski anytime, anywhere
  • Charter ski trips offered at Mardi Gras to select destinations