Emerald Mountain is closed to users until the ground freezes and the snow piles up enough to allow use without damage.
Cycling leaders in Steamboat Springs said the designation as a Ride Center is a key piece of a grass-roots marketing effort and a great sign for a city still building toward Bike Town USA.
The Steamboat Springs composite high school mountain bike team wrapped up its season in fast fashion on Sunday, grabbing a third-place finish in the state championship race in the team’s first year of competing.
Dave McAtee, the director of lake operations at Catamount Ranch & Club, rode one of his coworker's fat bikes in the winter and had enough fun on it to conclude that they should be allowed on some of the 25 kilometers of groomed trails at Lake Catamount.
For Lori Schneider, Steamboat Springs represents a completed circle. The 56-year old former Steamboat teacher — then Lori Whitehead — isn’t nearly finished, however.
There’s no grand strategy the Steamboat Springs high school-level mountain bike team plans to take into its final performance Sunday at the state championship in Eagle.
With vast tracts of public land and sizable animal herds, Grand County, which encompasses Kremmling, Hot Sulphur Springs, Granby and Grand Lake, also can apply its grand namesake to big game hunting.
Steamboat Springs' newest cycling amenity is coming on line as work wraps up on the Bear River Bike Park's jump lines, which were funded by the Bell Built grant Steamboat Springs won.
Around 20 students from the CMC class "College 101" spent a couple days last week cleaning up campsites near Buffalo Pass that are notorious for attracting messy, college-aged partiers during the summer.
Trent Parrott, 18, brought back a six-by-six bull from Game Management Unit 2 in northwest Moffat County this muzzleloader season after drawing one of the toughest tags to get in the state.
Outdoor writer Eugene Buchanan shares his experience on a 12-day float down Alaska’s Alsek River, which cuts through the heart of the Yukon’s Kluane and Alaska’s Glacier Bay national parks.
The annual Quick and Chainless Downhill Mountain Bike Race was postponed a day due to weather, but the conditions on Sunday at the Steamboat Ski Area proved to be perfect for the 50 riders on hand.
Nine months ago, Graham Muir, of Manic Training in Steamboat Springs, began organizing the 215-mile mountain bike ride from Durango to Moab, Utah, for some friends from the gym and some friends from back home in New Zealand and Australia. Two weeks ago, the group finished the trip and forged some friendships in the process.
Autumn may be in full force in Steamboat Springs, with changing leaves and cool nights, but this weekend is yet another packed with outdoor events. A trio of races set down in Steamboat Springs on Saturday and Sunday.
Routt County Riders will host a trail workday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday on the Sunshine Trail at Steamboat Ski Area. Tools, lunch from Haymaker Patio Grill and beverages from New Belgium Brewing Co. will be provided.