Local Steamboat Activities & Current Events
Looking for what to do in Steamboat? The Tread of Pioneers Museum offers something
for everyone. Experience the rich heritage of Steamboat Springs through our ever-
changing exhibits, tours, special events, and more. become a member
to receive program
and event invitations and support our efforts to preserve and share the heritage of the
Guided Tours & Events
The museum offers three guided tours in the summer that take place throughout the
Steamboat Springs community- Downtown Historical, Olympic Heritage and Mineral
Springs (with Yampatika
) Tours. Visit local historic landmarks and learn more about the
fascinating heritage that makes Steamboat Springs a one-of- a-kind destination.
Olympic Heritage Tour
Tuesday 8/22/2017 9:00 am
Tuesday 8/29/2017 9:00 am
Summer 2017: Tuesdays through August 29, 2017, - 9:00am-10:30am
Starts at Olympian Hall/Howelsen Hill Lodge at Howelsen Hill, 845 Howelsen Pkwy. This guided tour explores Steamboatís Olympic heritage; the multiple talents of Carl Howelsen; and the history of the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, Winter Carnival, Howelsen Hill, and ski jumping. Receive discount admission to the Tread of Pioneers Museum.
*No Olympic Heritage Tour on July 4
Tours of the Historic Crawford Home
Wednesday 8/23/2017 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8/23/2017 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8/23/2017 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8/23/2017 5:30 pm
$5 donation for adults; kids and museum members FREE!
Step back in time and tour the historic Crawford home. Built in 1894, the stately stone landmark at 1184 Crawford Avenue was the home of Steamboatís founding family, the Crawfords.
Tours will begin on the half hour starting at 4:00pmĖ
last tour begins at 5:30pm. No RSVPĖ space is limited
History Happy Hours
Tuesday 10/3/2017 5:30 pm
Tuesday 11/7/2017 5:30 pm
Tuesday 12/5/2017 5:30 pm
Tuesday 1/2/2018 5:30 pm
Butcherknife Brewery, 2875 Elk River Rd.
Join the Tread of Pioneers Museum the first Tuesday of every month, October through April, at 5:30pm at the Butcherknife Brewery (2875 Elk River Road) for our most popular event series called ďHistory Happy Hours.Ē The event takes the rowdy and raucous side of Routt County history out to the community and into beloved happy hour. To sweeten the deal, each attendee receives one free craft beer compliments of Butcherknife Brewery.