January 28, 2015 Events/Activities

January 28, 2015
SUNSET HAPPY HOUR- Join us for a beautiful sunset and views of the valley with
music, signature cocktails and appetizers. $12 includes Gondola ride and $5 off food or
beverage of your choice; pay at the Gondola entrance. Season Pass holders are free and
can bring a friend for free. A perfect evening for the 21 and over crowd, Gondola uploads
between 5-8pm.
 Jan 29 – Hodgepodge Hootenanny
 Feb 12 – Piano Duo (Mardi Gras)
Feb 19 – Acutonic
Feb 26 – Yer State Birds
Breakaway from the crowds and enjoy a delicious Brunch at the Haymaker Nordic
Clubhouse. Featuring five different kinds of eggs benedict, quiche, carrot cake french
toast, omelets, and smoked pork chops and eggs. Plus, sip on your favorite beverage
to complement your meal. Serving brunch every Saturday and Sunday starting at
10am. Call 870-879-1265 for details.
Take the gondola up to a one-mile guided snowshoe tour to Hazie’s Restaurant for
scrumptious dinner with beautiful views.
Friday and Saturday evenings Jan. 23 -March 28 @ 5:30pm
 $79.00/adults
 $69.00 for children ages 10 to 12 (min age is 10 yrs.)
Price includes: Guide, snowshoes, gondola ride, the tour, dinner, tax and gratuity.
Reservations required 24 hours in advance 970-879-0740.
NIGHT SKIING: Stay up late with us and cruise down 1,100 vertical feet of
terrain. Christie Peak Express whisks you to top of Christie Peak where you
embark on your night adventure across 5 trails including Sitz, See Me/See Ya,
Vogue, Stampede and Lil’ Rodeo Terrain Park. Night Skiing is open
Thursday – Monday 5:30-8:30pm, tickets may be purchased at the Main
Ticket Office.
WHITE DOCTOR DEMO SKI’S: Come demo our new white-doctor skis,
created by a small production company based out of France, committed to the
production of a quality ski. Exclusively provided by The Pro Shop, in Gondola
Square, Pro Shop Sales & Service Center (Yurt) at the top of the Gondola, and
Sheraton Ski & Sport, slopeside in the Sheraton hotel.
The Deso Foundation remembers Justin DeSorento on his birthday each
year, February 5th by sharing his story at his favorite ski resort,
Steamboat. The DeSo Foundation supports numerous charitable
organizations throughout the Yampa Valley including the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation’s Scholarship
Fund for community students through the Yampa Valley Community Foundation.
Umbrella Bar is having a BLOODY MARY HAPPY HOUR on Sundays -10am-noon with $5
Bloody Marys and $5 breakfast sandwiches. Located at the base of the mountain on the Bear
River Bar and Grill deck.
Kick off Happy Hour at the BEAR RIVER with live music daily from 3:30-6:30. HAPPY
HOUR specials include: a free sample of Jack Honey with purchase of any draft or specialty
cocktail, $4 Bud/Bud Light, $5 micros. Daily drink specials!
The BEAR RIVER is open during night skiing with a full menu of entrees and nightly specials.
Friday night is ALL YOU CAN EAT FISH FRY for $14.95. Saturday is Prime Rib night: with
potatoes and vegetable for $14.95-$27.95.
FIRST TRACKS - Be the first to enjoy the mountain! Access the First Tracks terrain
early by boarding the gondola between 8:00am and 8:15am. You'll have special access
to terrain from the Sundown Express, Sunshine and South Peak lifts and the famous
Priest Creek area before anyone else. Intermediate and Advanced Skiers and
Snowboarders only. Tickets are $35.
MOUNTAIN OUTFITTERS - Steamboat’s premier shopping experience with men’s
and women’s casual apparel for mountain living from Emu, JACHS Girlfriend, Lole, Carve
Designs, Bench and more.
Mountain Outfitters Presents! Free and everyone welcome.
 Thursdays 4-4:30pm learn what’s happening this weekend on the mountain
Mountain Outfitters is open daily from 8-6 and is located in the breezeway in the Sheraton Steamboat Resort Hotel.
KIDS’ ADVENTURE CLUB AT NIGHT - Every Saturday night through Mar. 28th, 2015 Open 5-10pm, for
ages 5-12 years old. Kids play games and enjoy a ride up the gondola to Western BBQ to watch movies, and have tons of
fun. 970-871.5375
SKI WITH BILLY KIDD- Join Steamboat's Director of Skiing, 1964 Olympic Silver Medalist and World
Champion Billy Kidd, for some free pointers and a run-down Heavenly Daze. Check the sign at the top of the
gondola to see if Billy is skiing today, and join him in front of the BK sign at the top of Why Not at 1:00pm.
GUIDED GOURMET SNOWSHOE LUNCH - Join a Steamboat Ambassador for
an informative snowshoe tour followed by a gourmet lunch at Hazie’s restaurant.
Tours depart from the Information Center at 10am; please arrive at the Information
Center by 9:45am. The cost is $65.00 and includes everything. Appropriate
footwear is required.
Experience over 8km of Cross Country (Classic and Skate) and Snowshoe trails, open
daily 9am-4pm. New this year on Thursdays and Sundays Haymaker has 2km of
trails open for dogs.
After your time on the trails, warm your toes by the fire in the Nordic Clubhouse, and enjoy a
hearty lunch featuring house made soups and stews, healthy salads, Boat Burger and a variety
of sandwiches: Specials: Tuesday- Boat Burger starting at $6, Friday – Fish Fry $9.95,
and Daily- Ski Pass and Lunch for $25.
Collection of Restaurants
HAYMAKER SLEIGH RIDE DINNERS - Dash through the snow as a pair of
majestic draft horses pull your 20-person sleigh around the Yampa Valley's rolling hills.
Then settle down to a delicious four-course dinner with all the trimmings.
RAGNAR’S SLEIGH RIDE DINNER - When the sun sets,
the adventure begins with a nighttime gondola ride to a snowcat-driven sleigh ride under the
stars and across the mountain to a spectacular Scandinavian five-course dinner in this secluded
mountain retreat.
WESTERN BBQ - A shindig fit for the whole darn family! Take the gondola to an
evening of entertainment, live music and dancing, serving a Western-style BBQ buffet.
Full bar available.
FOUR POINTS SNOWCAT DINNER - A magical snowcat journey brings you in
enclosed comfort to the ultimate mountaintop retreat, 9,716’ above sea level, for a fivecourse culinary experience rooted in the traditions and flavors of Northern Italy. Chef Susan
Marno blends innovative cuisine with exquisite service in a unique mountain ambiance.
HAZIE’S - A nighttime ride up the gondola tells you this is not going to be an ordinary night
out. An exceptional wine list, stunning panoramic views of the Yampa Valley and a dazzling
menu of steaks, seafood and wild game confirm the fact that this is indeed, anything but
typical. Board the Gondola from 6:00pm – 8:00pm.
For dining reservations go to steamboat.com/dining or call 970-871-5150
THE CABIN - Steamboat Grand hotel’s premier dining experience with a unique
ambiance that’s the perfect setting for a special night out. The Cabin’s culinary team
dishes up Colorado-inspired cuisine featuring the freshest organic and local fare ingredients. Open nightly, for
reservations call 970-871-5550.
BASE CLUB - Open to the public for lunch and après. Featuring a lunch buffet, a daily
entree special and happy hour pricing all day. Located just steps from the snow in Torian
Plum. Stop in to warm up by the fire!
THE PROSHOP AND YURT - Stop by the Pro Shop at the entrance to Gondola Square to
try the most current skis on the market. The ProShop also carries technical outerwear,
accessories, as well as GoPro cameras along with all the attachments you can imagine!
THE YURT at the top of the Gondola offers demos too and is a convenient location to stop and try another pair of skis.
The expert crew in the also offers edge sharpening and hot-wax for both skis and snowboards at a modest price, and all in
just about 20 minutes- so stop in and drop ’em off on your way for lunch! The ProShop is open daily 8am-6pm and The
Yurt is open 8:30am-3pm.
STEAMBOAT SKI & SPORT Float on Champagne Powder® snow like never before,
feel the difference with Superfeet Custom Footbeds! Ski & Sport also has rugged technical
outdoor clothing for winter sports enthusiasts. Slopeside in the Sheraton. Open 7:30am-6pm.
STEAMBOAT APPAREL & GIFTS –Sportswear for men and women—Marmot, The North
Face, Soybu, a huge selection of logowear and Steamboat beanies. Looking for a souvenir? Check
out the beautiful Steamboat glassware, buy one wine glass for a memento, or 8 a set. In Howelsen
Place between 7 and 8th on Lincoln, open 10a-8p daily.
SWEET MOUNTAIN TEES - at the base, second level over the Pro Shop is
THE place for Steamboat tees, sweatshirts, and gifts for the whole family.
Do you know someone who would like to learn to ski or ride? January 5-31 Steamboat will
feature a Learn to Ski/Ride Package for $199.
Adults and kids age first grade and older
Two days of lessons, rentals and lift tickets
o Sport package rental
o All day lesson, 10am Adult lesson, 9:30 kids lesson (kids lesson includes lunch)
o 2-day beginner ticket
When you think of legends in American skiing, the name Billy Kidd is at the top of the list. A World Champion and
Olympic silver medalist, Kidd applies the same principles and techniques that produce World Champions to a skiing
improvement program for skiers of all ages. Call 800-299-5017 for details.
Work with the best instructors in the industry to make the most of your Steamboat vacation. With one of the highest return
rates in the country, our pros develop relationships that go beyond just lessons and often last for generations. It’s this kind
of personal, Western hospitality that makes Steamboat famous.
Private clinics are available for individuals, small groups and families with up to five participants. Helmets are required for
all students 15 and under. 1 hour and 2 hour clinics are available starting at 6:00pm.
STEAMBOAT SNOWSPORTS SCHOOL 970.871.5375 or 800.299.5017 • steamboat.com
THE GRAND SPA - The Grand Spa located lobby level at The Steamboat Grand is
open daily from 8am-8pm and will be offering all of your favorite treatments. Call
today to book your appointment to take care of those aches and pains 970-871-5514.
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:30-2:30pm, December 16th-March 19th - Meet at the Why Not trailhead at the top of
the Gondola. Free. *Lift ticket not included. No registration required. This program is offered in partnership
with Steamboat Ski and Resort Corporation and the US Forest Service.
NASTAR is open daily and is located in the Bashor Race Area. The cost is $12 per person for unlimited runs
from 10:30-1:30pm. Purchase passes on-site at Bashor Race Area. Call 970-871.5387 with questions.
NASTAR Training Course: The NASTAR dual race-training course is an excellent way to warm up for your
race. Race in a 'pro race' format and challenge your friends! A digital display shows your time up to the
hundredth of a second. NASTAR training course is open daily from 10:00am until 3:00pm for $1 per run.
FREE STEAMBOAT AMBASSADOR SKI TOURS - Our Ambassador staff offers a fun, informative
mountain ski tour daily at 10:30am. Tours last about 1½ hrs. Intermediate and above skiers and riders are
welcome. Just show up at the "Mountain Tour" sign at the top of Vagabond Trail at 10:15 am located just
outside the Thunderhead building. Look for the Ambassadors in the bright yellow jackets.
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