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Aerial view of downtown Steamboat Springs, Colorado, at sunset
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Ranching is an important part of Steamboat Springs’ history, and downtown Lincoln Ave was built to accommodate the width of cattle drives heading through town.

Fish Creek Falls Recreation Area in Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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Legend says the name Steamboat Springs originated around the early 1800s, when French trappers thought they heard the chugging sound of a steamboat engine. The sound turned out to be a natural mineral spring.

Biking wintry urban trails in Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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Steamboat Springs has produced 100 (and counting!) winter Olympians, thanks to its vibrant winter sports scene.