Wildflower Wanders

07/26/2021 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM MT


  • Free


810 Steamboat Boulevard
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
United States of America


Back again, our very popular Wildflower Wander's are offered all summer long and are shorter and easier hikes near downtown. Meeting locations vary and if not listed you will be contacted closer to the program as they are based on current conditions.



Identification, Edible and Medicinal Uses



Gentle-paced & with all the wildflowers Yampa Valley has to offer you don't need to go far!


 Important details:

  • WE WILL MEET AT a Sanctuary Trailhead which is not well listed. 
    Please type "810 Steamboat Blvd, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487" 
    Into your favorite smartphone navigation application. 
    If you are having trouble or do not use a smartphone please reach out.
    There are two ways to get to the address:
    1) Via downtown area; Fish Creek Falls road:
    As of 06/21 there is some utility construction when you come from the Fish Creek Falls side of Steamboat Blvd. Plan for an extra 5 minutes of drive time for traffic stops.
    2)Via the south side of town (as if you are near the mountain base)
    There is construction on Mt. Werner Road this year-DO NOT USE Mt.Werner road it
    DOES NOT connect to Steamboat blvd with construction. 
    ACCESS VIA intersection of Pine Grove Drive & Central Park Drive 
  • Times: arrive at 9:15am, program starts at 9:30am ending at 11am

  • AGES 16+ this is taught at an adult level of comprehension.

  • Cost: FREE

  • What to wear: Dress for the weather (current and future) and dress in layers! You'll most likely want long pants/sleeves to protect yourself from the sun, dirt, and things that might make you itchy (mosquitos etc.). Avoid cotton when you’re able to and go with a synthetic material or wool.

  • Also remember to wear sturdy hiking shoes, good socks, a cool sun hat, and sunscreen!

  • What to bring in your day pack: 2 Water bottles, snacks, sunscreen, extra layers (long sleeve shirt, fleece) ,and also bring your waterproof jacket!



If you have additional questions or need more information, please email lexi@yampatika.org or call the office at (970) 871-9151