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Steamboat Ski Map

Steamboat Ski Area

Location: Routt County, Colorado, USA

Nearest: city Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Coordinates: 40°27′10″N 106°46′23″W

Top elevation: 10,568 feet (3,221 m)

Base elevation: 6,900 feet (2,100 m)

Skiable area: 2965 acres (12.0 km²)

Runs: 165 total, 14% beginner, 42% intermediate, 44% advanced

Longest run: "Why Not" ~ 3 miles (4.8 km)

Lift system: 23 total (1 gondola, 1 high-speed six passenger, 6 high-speed quad chairs, 4 triple chairs, 3 Double chairs, 6 Surface lifts

Terrain parks: 4

Snowfall: 400 in/year (10.15 m/year)

Steamboat Ski Map

Steamboat Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Painted in 1988

Our custom black wooden frames feature a deep, squared profile to showcase Niehues’ timeless work. Frame width ranges from ⅞ to 1 ⅝ inches, dependent upon on print size, and features a non-glare acrylic front plus foamcore backing. 

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The Man Behind The Maps Book

Steamboat Ski Area

Location: Routt County, Colorado, USA

Nearest: city Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Coordinates: 40°27′10″N 106°46′23″W

Top elevation: 10,568 feet (3,221 m)

Base elevation: 6,900 feet (2,100 m)

Skiable area: 2965 acres (12.0 km²)

Runs: 165 total, 14% beginner, 42% intermediate, 44% advanced

Longest run: "Why Not" ~ 3 miles (4.8 km)

Lift system: 23 total (1 gondola, 1 high-speed six passenger, 6 high-speed quad chairs, 4 triple chairs, 3 Double chairs, 6 Surface lifts

Terrain parks: 4

Snowfall: 400 in/year (10.15 m/year)

"The 'Rembrandt of snow' has published a hefty coffee table book with a collection of nearly all of his hand-painted maps."




Timeless art for your home

It is then printed using museum quality reproduction on archival paper using the latest giclee ink-jet technology.

Legendary Ski Artist James Niehues

If you are a skier or snowboarder, there is a good chance James Niehues has been your mountain guide. Throughout his 30 year career he has worked at the  smallest hills and the most expansive resorts in North America.  He has left his mark in South America, Australia, Asia and Europe too.   And even if you have never shared a bottomless powder day with him, he has always been close by.