Howelsen Hill, located in downtown Steamboat Springs, offers affordable skiing and snowboarding for all levels. On any given day you can find present and future Olympians training at Howelsen.

Annual Snowfall
150.0 inches/381 cm
50 acres
Base Elevation
6696 feet/2036 meters
Summit Elevation
7136 feet/2170 meters
Hours of Operation
Mon CLOSED Tues-1pm-6pm, Wed-1pm-8pm, Thur-1pm-8pm, Fri-1pm-6pm, Sat & Sun-10am-4pm
Season Dates
November 2015—March 2016
845 Howelsen Parkway
Steamboat Springs, CO, 80477
Main Phone Number
Closest Airport
Yampa Valley Regional HDN
Miles from Denver

Best Known For

Howelsen is the oldest continuously operating ski area in Colorado, running since 1915, and has the largest and most complete natural ski-jumping complex in North America. Howelsen Hill is also the home of the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, the oldest ski club west of the Mississippi, and provides training in alpine, nordic, freestyle, and snowboarding for beginners to Olympians.