To preserve, share and celebrate the history and heritage of Steamboat Springs and Routt County through quality and engaging exhibits, programs, and education.
The Tread of Pioneers Museum is an indispensable cultural asset and historical leader that engages and educates the public and fosters an appreciation of our community’s history.
Integrity, Stewardship, Historical Passion & Collaboration
Nonprofit collaboration allows organizations to join together and make even bigger strides in bettering our community. Some of our partners include: Yampa River Botanic Park, Yampatika, Historic Routt County, Routt County Museums, Routt County Schools, Community Agriculture Alliance, Steamboat Creates, Mainstreet Steamboat Springs, Northwest Colorado Heritage Tourism, Casey's Pond, Colorado Mountain College, Rocky Mountain Youth Corps, Leadership Steamboat/Steamboat Springs Chamber, and more!
The museum serves visitors to and residents of Routt County by preserving and celebrating the unique history and heritage of the Steamboat Springs area and Routt County.
For more information on our impact, community partners, and a highlight of our events, programs, and exhibits, see our 2021 ANNUAL REPORT
Board members have overall responsibility for the governance and financial well-being of the Museum and develop long-range plans for the organization. More about Board roles and responsibilities.