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Yampa River Botanic Park, Steamboat Springs

Categories: Ski Areas, Gardens, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.8/5 based on 400+ reviews on the web
Relax in a tranquil botanical garden that is well-tended and abundant with plants and flowers at Yampa River Botanic Park. Visit the garden from dawn to dusk, from spring until the first heavy snow. The park is on a altitude of 6,800 feet (2,100 m) near the Yampa river. Come in a frost-free growing season which lasts around two months. Summer here are dry and sunny, and winters cold with heavy snows. Explore the flora with every plant labeled clearly and the garden well organized. Sit and enjoy the atmosphere are a pond in the center of the park. Put Yampa River Botanic Park into our Steamboat Springs vacation route planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Steamboat Springs.
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  • Very beautiful! It was a nice walk around. The fall colors were gorgeous! Would be a fun place to have a picnic! 
  • Our group of four loved this lovely botanic park. A great place for exploring and enjoying. We saw it in the fall but it looked like it could take you spring through fall! 
  • This place is very beautiful and relaxing. In the summer they have live music during the day. Nice for a picnic and a stroll 
  • Wow! The botanic garden is extravagant! Such radiant colors and smells, had me leaving very uplifted. It totally changed my mood and energy. I loved my visit and plan on coming back. Thank you for your wonderful gift of nature! Well put together.
  • Great and free. After our dissapointment with denver botanical garden, this was awesome. Very well done.
  • Just gorgeous flowers, trees, gardens and birds galore. A treat that should be enjoying by everyone! Beautiful setting for photos and romantic strolls. Loved it!!
  • Love the botanic park and all the summer activities that are held here. One of my favorite Steamboat spots.
  • Small but amazing with wonderful volunteers.
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