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Local fishing still kicking through the wintry weather

Looking for a quick break from the cold days on the slopes? Yampa Valley fishing doesn't get lost after the summer season. Colder winter water makes local species lethargic, and your biggest catch yet could come in the next few months.

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Loving the life: Ladley soaking up snowboarding, from the big comps to the powdery days

From the big comps to the powdery days, Matt Ladley is soaking up snowboarding

Steamboat Springs pro snowboarder Matt Ladley is coming off a serious ankle injury, but is thrilled with the way he's been snowboarding, and thrilled in general with the live he's earned for himself.

2014 New Years Relay results for Dec. 27, 2014

2014 New Years Relay results for Dec. 27, 2014

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Steamboat riders roar at Howelsen

Riding on their home hill, Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club snowboarders racked up big results Sunday at Howelsen Hill during a United States of America Snowboard Association Alpine snowboarding event.

Cross country ski racers turn out for Steamboat Springs event

Local cross country ski racing got underway Saturday with the annual New Years Relay event at the Steamboat Ski Touring Center in Steamboat Springs.

2014 Steamboat Cup results for Dec. 27, 2014

2014 Steamboat Cup results for Dec. 27, 2014

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Anglers will compete for biggest fish at tournament

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will host the fourth annual Steamboat Great Outdoors Ice Fishing Tournament from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 4 at Stagecoach State Park.

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App assist: 10 of our favorite apps for a day on the slopes

Looking for a few apps to help get down the mountain? Here are 10 you might enjoy.

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Colorado River to get new whitewater play park at Pumphouse

While kayaking play parks have sprouted up across the West in recent decades — including the C and D Holes on the Yampa River in downtown Steamboat Springs — the region’s biggest waterway, the Colorado River, only has one engineered kayaking (and board surfing) park: the remarkably popular “wave” in Glenwood Springs.

Steamboat riders again rule the podium

It was another race and, seemingly by virtue of that, another big day for Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club alpine snowboarders.

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Rocky Mountain PBS films in Steamboat

While skiers and riders are happy to be gliding on Steamboat’s bountiful early season snowfall, a regional TV show recently came to town to film an episode centered around what happens when that snow melts.

Eugene Buchanan: Crust, what crust?

One day we’re languishing in the remnants of the worst snow layer ever, and the next thing we know, a 20-inch snowstorm wallops Mount Werner into submission, popping the celebratory cork on full-blown, Steamboat-style Champagne.

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Steamboat skiers start strong at Howelsen in Holiday Classic

Nick Veth led the way for Steamboat skiers Saturday, winning the men's race as the three-day Holiday Classic kicked off at Howelsen Hill.

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Top 10 activities to do in December

Locals around town know the best places to go or sights to see. Explore asked them their thoughts on the Top 10 activities to do in Steamboat during the month of December.

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Club riders again dominate at Howelsen

Converse Fields and Maggie Carrigan were tops in Saturday's Race to the Cup event, ensuring another strong day for Steamboat Springs snowboarders.