Ski, Stay & Soak Free in Steamboat

Book Ski, Stay & Soak Free Package by March 2nd to Save a Boat Load. Steamboat Records Consecutive 100-Inch Champagne Powder Snow Months.

Steamboat Springs, CO, February 04, 2009 --( Float your cares away as you glide through feet upon feet of Steamboat’s signature Champagne Powder™ snow; soak in the legendary hot springs; before drifting off to dream about another day in Ski Town, U.S.A.® with the newly unveiled Ski, Stay & Soak Free in Steamboat* Package.

“Steamboat is world-renowned for its western hospitality and combining two signature elements-Champagne Powder snow and the historic hot springs-is the perfect way to float your way to the perfect winter vacation,” said Rob Perlman, vice president of sales & marketing for Steamboat. “With so much going on in the world today, there’s never been a more important time to reconnect and rejuvenate what’s most essential in life-spending quality time and making lasting memories with friends and family and there isn’t a better place than Steamboat.”

When powderhounds purchase four night lodging and three days of skiing or riding; they will receive the 5th night and 4th day Free, plus 2 Free passes to the Old Town Hot Springs, complete with soaking hot pools and slides. The Ski, Stay & Soak Free in Steamboat* package, starting as low as $360 per person, is available through April 12, 2009; however, it must be booked by March 2, 2009.

Steamboat’s Ski & Snowboard School is offering the following specials to ensure your trip to Ski Town USA is at the top of its game. Purchase one First Tracks and receive one First Tracks Free. Steamboat’s First Tracks program allows you to be one of the first to enjoy the mountain with a guide from the Steamboat Ski & Snowboard School. Looking to get your jib one, buy one Park & Pipe clinic and get one Free. The Park & Pipe clinic, offered Tuesday and Thursday, is designed to develop rail sliding skills, spins and grabs in the resort’s Mavericks Superpipe & Terrain Park. In addition, if you want to be your best, you need to be on the latest equipment. With the Ski, Stay & Soak Free in Steamboat package, the resort is providing 20% off rental equipment at all Steamboat Ski & Sport locations.

“It’s no secret prudent travelers are looking for exceptional vacation values right now and we have worked closely with our Steamboat lodging partners and the community to offer this incredible package,” continued Perlman. “Skiers and riders would be hard pressed to find a better value than the Ski, Stay & Soak Free in Steamboat package.”

The Old Town Hot Springs, Colorado’s original natural hot springs spa resort, is open seven days a week with eight hot spring-fed pools, two 250-foot waterslides, a fitness center, exercise classes and massage treatments. The Old Town Hot Springs,, has provided residents and visitors of Steamboat Springs a natural spa retreat for over 100 years.

This season is shaping up to be one for the record books, posting consecutive 100-inch Champagne Powder snow months in December 2008 and January 2009. Powderhounds on Mt. Werner have enjoyed more than 20 feet of Steamboat’s signature Champagne Power snow this season with plenty more still to come.

Local travel experts at Steamboat Central Reservations® are available seven days a week to assist guests in planning and building a customized Ski, Stay & Soak Free in Steamboat* package that is only available for a limited time. Simply call 800.922.2722 or visit

Year after year, Steamboat continues to be recognized as one of the best ski resorts on the continent. This year, the resort was ranked as one of the Top 10 Resorts in North America by SKI Magazine, Skiing Magazine and Outside Magazine. Plus, resort accolades continue with SKI’s #1 Family Resort in the West and #1 Place for Tree Skiing as well as Top 5 for Powder and Top 10 for Après Scene by Skiing Magazine.

* Purchase a minimum 4 nights lodging/3 days skiing. Package is valid for stays between 01/31/09 – 04/12/09. The Ski, Stay & Soak Free package is not valid with any other offer or discount and is only available at participating properties. Limit one free Old Town Hot Springs pass per two people per reservation. Rates do not include applicable taxes and fees or travel insurance, are subject to availability and may change without notice. Kids Ski Free™ program applicable.

Michael Lane