Steamboat Springs Alpine Slide, Steamboat Springs

Take the family for a ride down Steamboat Springs Alpine Slide, where a chairlift takes you to the top of the historic Howelsen Hill, providing far-reaching views of downtown Steamboat Springs. As you go down 730 m (2,400 ft), you'll be able to control the sled at your desired speed--this is a good activity for kids (younger than 6 must go with their parents). Check the website for opening dates and times. To visit Steamboat Springs Alpine Slide and get the most from your holiday in Steamboat Springs, create itinerary details personal to you using our Steamboat Springs day trip planning tool .
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Steamboat Springs Alpine Slide Reviews
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  • September 21, 2017
    The ride to the top was half the fun. Great views of Steamboat ski resort. The ride was long and I would suggest getting two rides because the first one will thrill you and with the second you can hon...  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    A bit pricey, but the ride up the chairlift provided some relaxation and nice views. Once at the top, you could see pretty much all of Steamboat - incredible! The slide itself was so much fun. As long...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    This is a great adventure and moneymaker for the Steamboat's winter sports club. Try it and I'm sure you'll like it! Get the coupon out of the coupon book and save two dollars per ride. And do it more...  more »
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  • June 29, 2017
    A real hit and miss, depending on which 'sled' you get. I literally had to pull myself along using the sides of the track. Once the person behind me came zooming up, I had to get off the track to let them pass, so that their money wasn't wasted too.
  • July 3, 2017
    Reasonably priced, minimal wait time and kids loved it!
  • July 18, 2016
    Fun for kids, very safe. Kind of expensive but I think it goes to a non-profit.

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