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STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO

Downhill Skiing and Therapeutic Hot Springs at Steamboat

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Program #7578RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Ski the champagne powder at one of Colorado’s premier resorts: Steamboat Ski Area. All levels of ability will find rewarding trails among the 2,939 acres of terrain. Top guides from the region lead small groups of eight to 10 skiers on the best runs of this world-class area, while offering pointers on fine-tuning your technique. See why they call Steamboat “Ski Town USA!”


Highlights

• Enjoy four full-day lift tickets and experience 3,668 vertical feet over 140 trails, 70 percent of which is rated intermediate or beginner.
• Improve your turns through group coaching two of the four days, with guided skiing available every day.
• Learn about Steamboat's 150 mineral springs, and experience the soothing therapeutic effects of this natural hot-springs wonder.

Program Notes

Participants will be divided into small groups with a 1:8 ratio based on ability.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Previous skiing experience advised. Participants will be divided into small groups based on ability. Expect all skiing/weather conditions from snow and powder to bright sun and hard pack. Rental equipment available for extra charge. Elevations of 6,400-10,568 feet.

Coordinated by Mountains and Plains Institute.


Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
8 Hands-on experiences
1 Flights during the program

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5
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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