Once the sun slips behind flanking forest, the lights of Reno set this little urban hub in northwestern Nevada to shining as befits a place recognized for its numerous casinos and proximity to both ski slopes and Lake Tahoe.
This is a fun loop trail that follows Spring Creek up towards Buffalo Mountain, with frequent bridged stream crossings. The route joins a 4WD road that heads over Buffalo Pass, and then heads down and west into Strawberry Park and, finally, back to Steamboat Springs.
Northeast of town
Moderate to Difficult
Time To Allow:
1 to 1.5 hours
Spring to Fall
Map + Directions
From Steamboat Springs, the best place to park is on the outskirts of town to the north, along Strawberry Park Road.
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