Entries by Kelsie Bryant

Local Youth Programs & SOS Outreach

SOS Outreach mission is to change lives, build character and leadership in underserved kids through mentoring outdoors. Steamboat Ski Resort supports their mission in addition to other local youth programs including SOS Steamboat, SOS Craig, Young Guns, Burn Camp and SOROCO Schools by donating $400,000 in lift tickets, lessons, and rentals.

$150k Annual Donation to Support STARS and Adaptive Sports

Each year Steamboat Resort donates more than $150,000 of in0kind support to STARS (Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports) to help support their mission to empower and enrich lives through adaptive recreation activities. “With the help of leadership at the resort, STARS has grown to offer year-round programming, providing over 31,000 life changing experiences to individuals and […]

Recycling Plastic Bags in Rental/Retail Outlets

This year, the rental/retail outlets at Steamboat Resort are recycling their plastic bags, working directly with the processing company of the Bag2Bag Program. “Bag2Bag® is the nation’s first closed loop recycling program where consumers can bring plastic retail bags and other wraps and films back to their local store to be recycled and made in […]

Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club

Steamboat Ski Resort supports the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club and its mission to create champions on and off the mountain by developing life skills and providing growth opportunities through participation in sports. In 2021 Steamboat Ski Resort donated $50,000 to their scholarship fund to allow local youth to pursue their interests in winter sports. […]

Eliminating Single-Use Plastic Bottles

In a big move to becoming a more sustainable destination, Steamboat Resort is eliminating single-use plastic bottles at the resort starting Winter 2021/2022. Guests can expect to find reusable Vapur water pouches and aluminum Ball cups as well as canned soda and water. Water refilling stations can also be found across the mountain to refill […]

ReTree Volunteerism with Yampa Valley Sustainability Council

Steamboat Resort supported the Yampa Valley Sustainability Council ReTree Colorado program with a $5,000 donation and employees volunteered their time by helping to plant 500 native Narrow Cottonwood trees along the Yampa River. ReTree is a program focused on river forest restoration by increasing shade along the river to reduce water temperatures, improve riparian habitat, […]

Share Winter Foundation

Dedicated to creating a more diverse and inclusive winter sports community, Alterra Mountain Company, along with their destination resorts such as Steamboat Resort, have partnered up with Share Winter Foundation beginning Winter 2021/22 on a multi-year collaboration. Steamboat Resort will host youth groups from youth serving nonprofits, such as YMCA, Boys & Girls Club, and […]

Priest Creek Chairlift Auction Raises over $200k for Charity

In August 2021, SSRC auctioned off chairs from the historic Priest Creek Chair Lift, which was first installed in 1973. The public had a chance to own a piece of Steamboat history and auction proceeds were allocated between multiple nonprofit organizations. The Wildlife Habitat Improvement- Local District (WHILD) through the Yampa Valley Community Foundation that […]