Discover life off the beaten path. Amidst the unbridled beauty of the Rocky Mountains, away from the crowds and congestion of major cities, you’ll find this picturesque Colorado town.
Shaped by generations of pioneers and enlivened by a strong community spirit, Steamboat Springs easily stands out from other steely, weather -beaten towns in Northwest Colorado.
Steamboat Springs, named after the mineral springs the town is famous for, is also the ultimate resort getaway. Go skiing in the winter with vacationers from around the world, hike along serene trails in spring, and soak in soothing springs in the summer. Here at Steamboat Springs, the great outdoors is always calling.
There are other attractions to explore – the vibrant downtown area, for one, and the working ranches that hark back to their western origins.
Located 136 miles northwest of Denver, Steamboat Sprints occupies 10.15 square miles with a population estimated at 12,900. It is perched at an elevation of about 6,700 feet, making Steamboat Springs a mountain town to the bone.
Real estate in Steamboat Springs, CO
The housing market offers a vast selection of single-family homes, with a small number of condos in the mix. The majority of these homes are log cabins situated on large, secluded lots with mature landscaping. Ranch and Contemporary are prevalent architectural styles.
The most coveted homes front Elk River or Gunn Creek, and provide access to Routt National Forest.
Vacant lots on which to build your ranch or custom home are also up for the taking.
The most coveted neighborhoods include:
- Old Town/Downtown Steamboat
- Strawberry Park
- Elk River Valley
- Fish Creek
The Steamboat Springs School District serves and employs approximately 12,965.
Its award-winning schools include:
- Early Childhood Center
- North Routt Community Charter
- Soda Creek Elementary
- Strawberry Park Elementary
- North Routt Community Charter
- Steamboat Springs Middle School
- Steamboat Springs High School
- Yampa Valley High School
Rental properties Steamboat Springs, CO
Here you’ll find a range of rental properties to suit your needs, from single- family homes to apartments. Steamboat’s most coveted apartment complexes feature beautifully remodeled units with private entrances, onsite laundry, and off-street parking.
Attractions and activities in and around Steamboat Springs, CO
- Steamboat Ski Resort
This acclaimed resort offers luxurious lodgings and plenty of activities, from kayaking and tubing, to golf, skiing, and horseback riding.
- Steamboat Art Museum
The museum showcases the work of American painters like Len Chmiel, Mark Thompson, John Fawcett, and Donna Howell-Sickles.
- The Tread of Pioneers Museum
Located in a Queen Anne-style home built in 1901, with the furniture to match, the museum features exhibits on the history of the American West.
- Old Town Hot Springs
Go for a refreshing dip in Steamboat’s famous hot springs. Amenities include water slides, a floating obstacle course, cabanas, and an onsite café.
Live the good life in Steamboat Springs, CO. Call King Homes and Land Realty at 1-(970) 701-3463 or send an email to Office(at)KingHomesLand(dotted)com to get started on your home search.