Best Ways To Spend Thanksgiving in Steamboat

Thanksgiving is a celebration of gratitude, of taking the time to appreciate all we have. In Steamboat Springs the trees are usually barren by Thanksgiving and the first snows have fallen. The cold outside makes the warmth of the indoors even more precious. Families reunite to play in the snow, share a meal and remember how wonderful life is. Below …

Ten Things To Do In Steamboat Springs When The First Snows Fall

Steamboat has already had its first big snowstorm with six inches holding strong at the higher elevations. You may not think it’s time for winter, but after all, this is Steamboat and you pretty much have to be prepared for winter every month of the year. Before the snow gets good enough to ski, ride, snowshoe or snowmobile here are …

Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Fall Colors In Steamboat Springs

Every year thousands of people flock to Steamboat Springs to enjoy the leaves of the aspens turning brilliant shades of gold, orange and even red. If you are headed up to the mountains to view the fall colors there are a few things you should know. How to prepare: Fall temperatures in Steamboat can range from 80 degrees to 20 …

Top Five Ways To Stay Warm In Steamboat This Fall

Hot Stone Massage

It’s hard to believe, with the warm weather we’ve had, that fall is on the way but the yellow leaves drifting from the trees tell another story. Before we know it frost will be on the ground and the fall blue sky, so brilliant, will be clear above us. As the cold weather descends, we have a few tips for …

Earth, Water and Fire at Life Essentials Day Spa

Foot Cleanse

Summer is finally here. With such a short summer season people head out in droves to walk through fields of wildflowers, tube down the Yampa River and watch the sunsets turn the sky to fire. Each big or small interaction with nature creates balance and peace within us. They remind us of our interconnectedness to all creatures while also reminding …

Just Because The Holidays Beat You Up Doesn’t Mean You Have To Look Like It!

The holidays are a time to celebrate love, family, friends and forgiveness. But they can also be insane with all the running around from work, to kids, to pets, to shopping and cooking and cleaning and traveling and visiting and skiing and snowshoeing and wrapping presents and, and ,and….. So if you are feeling beat up just getting ready for …

It’s Time To Put You First

When we are children we live in a ‘me’ focused world. “I want,” “I need,” “I’m happy,” “I’m sad.” As we grow and learn empathy for other people and animals, the focus moves away from us. Marriage and children also require a lot of energy in order to take care of those around us. The more hectic our lives, the …

Unique Rocky Mountain Spa in Steamboat Springs Massage Offerings

Top 10 Things to Do in Steamboat Springs

There’s a unique Rocky Mountain day spa that along with Swedish massage, Ashiatsu massage, deep tissue massage and hot stone massage offers a one-of-a-kind experience with Thai massage therapy in Steamboat Springs. Life Essentials Day Spa, conveniently located in downtown Steamboat Springs, just off of 4th and Lincoln Ave., is a hip, contemporary day spa that offers Steamboat Springs massage …

The Ultimate Steamboat Springs Wedding Package

Spa Policies

Getting married in Steamboat Springs? Time to check the checklist. Dress, check. Rings, check. Venue, check. Flowers, check. Cake, check. Music, guest gifts, bridesmaid dresses, tuxedos… check, check, check, check. Did you book a photographer? How many RSVPs have come back? Who is going to sit next to whom? It’s amazing how much work goes into one day and how …

Best Spring Skiing in the Rocky Mountains? Steamboat Springs

  Where’s the best spring skiing in the Rockies? This year, it’s clearly in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. With El Niño storms blowing through on a regular basis and cool temperatures keeping the snowpack piled high, this has been an epic year for Steamboat skiing and riding. The season started with an early opening in November and has been drawing crowds …