Ok, we’ll be the first to admit that Steamboat Springs is NOT the first place to come to mind when discussing the heat of summer. Steamboat Springs may in fact be a summer hot spot, but we’re not talking about the weather! Offering temperatures that rarely make it into the 80s, a summer getaway to Steamboat Springs may be just the escape from sweltering weather you need. But just because it doesn’t get hot, it doesn’t mean you won’t enjoy these cool treats! Beating the warmth in Steamboat Springs summer promises to be the adventure of a lifetime when you follow this guide:

Take a Step Back in Time

Nothing complements a summer day better than a sticky and sweet ice cream cone, and Lyon’s Corner Drug & Soda Fountain allows you to enjoy a step back in time! Offering an old-fashioned marble-topped counter to sit at and enjoy your espresso chip scoop in a waffle cone, it’s also famous for serving yummy milkshakes, delicious sundaes, and all flavors of sodas! And because they also serve breakfast and lunch, this is one time we think it’s more than ok to have dessert first; it is summer after all!

Cool Times on the Hottest Nights

Have you ever noticed how that first sip of an icy cold beer on a hot and sultry summer day tastes better than any drink you’ve had in years? Well, even if you don’t really need to cool down that much, these lively bars promise to make you feel cool and refreshed! Schmiggity’s Live Music & Dance Bar offers hot tunes, cool music, and a good time you’ll never forget. Put on your dancing shoes and dance the night away to the music of some of the best local bands in the state! When you’re just looking to chill with some cold brews and a plate of pulled pork nachos, Dude and Dan’s Bar & Grill offers just the experience you’re looking for; the televisions tuned to the latest games will bring a smile to the sports fan in your family!

Pool Shenanigans

Because summer just wouldn’t be summer without spending some time poolside, your own Resort Lodging Company vacation escape offers the coolest way to spend your days! The community pool found at many of our properties allows you to soak up the rays, practice your cannonball, or read that summer thriller you’ve had on your nightstand for the last month! Reserve yours today and experience all these joyous moments of Steamboat Springs summer with style and comfort.