HRC presents and sponsors programs, workshops, forums and tours about Routt County historic and cultural resources; facilitates interpretation of historic sites with area museums; and partners with local groups to provide resources and guidance for historic preservation issues and heritage tourism initiatives. We also host the most fun annual Meeting and Awards Celebration in town that draws a great crowd.
Historic Routt County offers preservation workshops and forums, nomination workshops and one-on-one consultation for historic preservation.
Programs and Events
Historic Routt County offers several programs and events throughout the year, including exhibits periodically at local gathering places; forums and lectures with local preservation groups; and co-sponsors walking tours with Yampatika and the Tread of Pioneers.
We also are an active partner with the Northwest Colorado Cultural Heritage Tourism program and have made special efforts to keep our state legislators informed about our work.
Where in Routt County Photo Contest
Historic Routt County’s “Where in Routt County?” Photo Contest has become a popular feature in the Steamboat Today newspaper and engages the community while increasing the visibility, recognition and value of Routt County’s historic and cultural resources.
Readers guess the location of the structure depicted in the photo, and the person who guesses the most photos correctly in a given time-frame wins a gift certificate, compliments of Photo Express House. If you know the answer to a photo you see in the paper, just email the answer to firstname.lastname@example.org and see if you’ll be the grand prize winner!