Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Steamboat Springs, Colorado 80487| Map |
The Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland is comprised of nearly three million acres of Colorado wilderness, so there is literally a lifetime’s worth of things to see and do. For visitors, the list of summer and winter activities is huge: hiking, biking, boating, swimming, camping, horseback riding, OHV riding, fishing, hunting, sightseeing, bird watching, photography, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling. There are relatively few formal amenities, so a review of the National Forest website is a must when planning a visit. Also, the visitors centers offer free maps and brochures to help with itinerary planning. The Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests is a whole world of outdoor recreation that the whole family will never forget.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
Closures and delays often occur due to weather and work crews; contact the ranger office for current conditions at Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland.
Address: Steamboat Springs, Colorado 80487| Map
Hours: Year-round More Info
Price: $5 per vehicle More Info