• Steamboat Springs Introduces New Activities

    POSTED September 5, 2017

>> Live-action escape rooms are a new form of interactive entertainment, and Steamboat Springs has welcomed the addition of The Crooked Key. Teams use their communication skills and follow the clues to crack the puzzle and escape from one of two themed rooms in 60 minutes or less. The rooms accommodate groups of eight comfortably.

>>Maverick Mini Golf, an 18-hole miniature golf course debuted this summer near the base of the Christie Peak Express and Preview chairlifts. The course design incorporate local landmarks, such as the iconic Steamboat Barn, Fish Creek Falls, Nordic ski jumps and Rabbit Ears. 

>>Outlaw Mountain Coaster, expected to operate yearround, is located near Christie Peak Express lift and rises between 4 and 40 feet above the ground with dips, waves, turns and 360-degree circles. Individuals ride the sled and then slide down the rails with the ability to control the sled’s speed through a braking system. 

Sponsored by Fairmont Austin

Travelling for work is inevitable these days, especially in the meetings and events industry. Why not expand upon these professional commitments and turn a corporate getaway into a leisure vacation? With Fairmont Austin’s downtown location, there is plenty to do both on and offsite to treat yourself to a little bleisure weekend.



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Aventri, a leader in events management software (EMS), recently released ‘The Top 100 Meeting and Event Venues in the United States’ for 2019. The company took the ten top-rated meeting and event cities in the United States and picked the top ten venues in each area, compiling a list of 100 highly-regarded spaces. 

The guide identifies the two most valuable factors in attendee satisfaction as venue location and activities in the host city, followed by capacity, uniqueness and proximity to local attractions.