During the COVID-19 pandemic, the museum is open Friday and Saturday 11am-5pm, closed Sun - Thursday and some in-person events and programs are cancelled.

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Hours: Tues - Sat: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
970-879-2214 - Hours & Admission
800 Oak St. Steamboat Springs, CO 80487

Museum Staff and Board of Directors



Candice (Lombardo) Bannister, Executive Director (May 2000-Present)
cbannister@treadofpioneers.org
970-879-2214
Katie Adams, Curator (June 2006-present)
kadams@treadofpioneers.org
970-879-2214
Katie Konold, Youth Education Coordinator (August 2019-present)
kkonold@treadofpioneers.org
970-879-2214
Carol Immenschuh, Visitor Services Manager (August 2019-present)
cimmenschuh@treadofpioneers.org
970-879-2214

2018-19 Board of Directors





Bette Carlson
Anne Clardy
Jim DeFrancia
Mike Cook
Webb Jones
Laurie Kuelthau
Tom Lillie
Krista Monger




Susan Ogden
Pat Stanko


Click here to learn more about becoming and Board member at the Tread of Pioneers Museum.

Board members have an overall responsibility for the governance and financial well being of the Museum. They are expected to be effective leaders in terms of visionary planning, delegation, and implementation of Board assignments. The Board is responsible for developing long range plans and setting overall organizational goals. They are also responsible for supervision of the Executive Director, and will empower him/her to oversee daily operations.
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The Covid-19 virus is a serious risk. Those visiting the Tread of Pioneers Museum voluntarily assume that risk and expressly waive any and all claims against the Tread of Pioneers Museum in any way related to any illnesses possibly contracted at this venue or any of our events.

Tribal Lands Acknowledgement
The Board and Staff of the Tread of Pioneers Museum respectfully acknowledge the Ute people, the original inhabitants of Northwest Colorado, and other Indigenous Nations of this area where we now reside. We recognize that the establishment of this region impacted the lifeways of Native peoples and their communities. In accepting this, we are called to utilize this educational institution to teach stewardship of the land and continuing commitment to the inclusion and respect of these Nations and their traditional values for their homelands.