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Steamboat Gondola

2305 Mount Werner Cir, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-9023
+1 970-871-5470
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Speedy and comfortable ride half way up the mountain

Great in winter or summer. Can take mountain bikes up the mountain in summer, or skis in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jidgipidgi
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Chicago, Illinois
Great when it's open (sometime after July 15th)

Plan your visit carefully since the gondola will be closed until July 15th (at least) for updating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steamboatdad
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2305 Mount Werner Cir, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487-9023
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Reviewed yesterday

Great in winter or summer. Can take mountain bikes up the mountain in summer, or skis in the winter. Some ride up and hike down, though you need to be very fit. I rode up and down after a nice picnic enjoying the view.

Thank Jidgipidgi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plan your visit carefully since the gondola will be closed until July 15th (at least) for updating and maintenance. Whether taking your bike up for some single-track or uphill adventure work, or just visiting with family (young and old), this is the easiest access to...More

1  Thank Steamboatdad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is something that I did with friends late Summer. It's a bit expensive, but for someone who is somewhat disabled a good activity. At the top of the gondola is a path with an easy hiking trail...about a mile in length. There was a...More

1  Thank FortCollinsBonnie
Reviewed 18 May 2017

You pay a lot but it's worth it, the staff are fantastic and it's so memorable. Shame we never got to do it in the summer, that would have been a fantastic experience.

Thank Shannon9090
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I love going up the gondola, even during the summer. The views are great going up and down, day or night.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We were in town for a wedding and they rented the restaurant at the top of the mountain. The views from the gondola were terrific. So glad we got to see the are from the gondola.

Thank travlin0207
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

A beautiful and breathtaking ride to Thunder Lodge. Thursday included a special rate at 5 pm to view the afternoon sunset. The food was good also. But oh what a view

Thank David2262
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I'm not a skier but wanted to check the view from the top. There is a decent restaurant with a nice bar at the top.

Thank pasta888
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I rode the gondola with my daughter, son-in-law, and their 3 and 6 year old boys, so the boys could try skiing for a short time. The ride was wonderful, with great views of the countryside. Getting on and off was easy, with attendants to...More

Thank lewnan
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We've skied Steamboat numerous times. It's easy to figure out when the busy times are going to be (morning, holidays). At those points the lines can get pretty long. I appreciate that the staff is always right there to assist- we have kids ages 10,...More

Thank EvergreenCOmom
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Shirley S
We will be in Steamboat around the 11th of May. What is the admission price for the ride per person?
29 April 2017|
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Response from EvergreenCOmom | Reviewed this property |
Their website will have the most accurate information.
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mmenard
Where do you park and where do you pickup the gondola for a ride to the top. Not skiing.
15 March 2017|
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Response from Skinut79 | Reviewed this property |
The parking referred to above is the Knoll upper lot which gets full VERY early. Most of the parking is on the lower Knoll lot which has a free bus ride to the GTC, (Gondola Transit Centre)
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Susan A
My husband and I are planning a visit to Steamboat in June. Is the gondola handicapped accessible? I am handicapped and will be using my electric scooter while on vacation. Is the summit worth checking out?
25 December 2016|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely worth checking out! The ride up and down is wonderful. The view from the top is spectacular. I'm not sure if the gondola is accessible,but I think it is. I'm sure a call to the information center would give... More
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