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Routt National Forest

925 Weiss Drive, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-9315
+1 970-870-2299
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Buffalo Pass

We drove up to Buffalo Pass, road is bumpy with rocks but was an adventure getting up there. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
beecheekeen4
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Florida
Great hikes; not too crowded

Beautiful views and quiet trails make this is a great getaway from the busier town and surrounding... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WA509
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Lehi, Utah
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Set on the Continental Divide, more than one million acres of wilderness offers everything from hiking and camping to boating and swimming.
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925 Weiss Drive, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-9315
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We drove up to Buffalo Pass, road is bumpy with rocks but was an adventure getting up there. The view of Steamboat was fantastic. The Aspen trees on select sides of the mountain was so picturesque. Plus we saw a 5 pt Elk, he was...More

Thank beecheekeen4
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful views and quiet trails make this is a great getaway from the busier town and surrounding hikes

Thank WA509
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a huge national forest, so one review can't possibly cover all of it, but if you enjoy getting a ways off the beaten path without driving for hours, the areas south of Yampa are one of our favorites. Multiple options for camping where...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Check with the ranger station about where you can and can't go The forest is very interesting with the blow down area, the previous forest fires and the wild fires.

Thank webtravelreview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a Jeep and headed to Routt National Forest to explore the beautiful landscape. Breathtaking views all around to soak up and enjoy. Whether Jeep riding, hiking, biking or any other exploration, pack a lunch and head out to enjoy this beautiful landscape.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a contract with the Forest Service 30 odd years ago cutting down diseased trees (dwarf mistletoe, broom rust, etc) near Ryan's Park in Routt National Forest on the Colorado-Wyoming border. Lived at 9,600 ft in a fifth wheel trailer with my 3yo son...More

Thank R S
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Our family of 5 (2 adults and 3 boys ages 15, 11, and 7) did one of the 4 mile West Summit trails today. It's just outside of the city limits of Steamboat Springs and has convenient trailhead parking. There was still some snow on...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great place to visit. Lots of scenic views. Easy and hard hikes. Something for everyone with nice little towns scatted in and out along the way.

Thank Conrad1903
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We did this as our last little day trip in Colorado....the Flat Irons are something that shouldn't be missed. It was a scary drive to get up but the views were second to none.

Thank Ryan F
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The west side of Rabbit Ears Pass is reserved for skiing and snowshoeing, while the East side is for snow mobiles. It is a super place to get out in the forest. There are several loops and most of them are moderate to advanced. You...More

Thank BetsyGite
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There maybe areas are more accessible but to get to the water that I visited were a a bit of a travel down rocky terrain. Once we got to the lower portion there were downed trees to cross. Even if I was handicapped I would... More
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