COLORADO KEYSTONE

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Keystone Resort is the largest ski resort in Summit County, founded in 1970. The Summit and Colorado lift tickets allows unlimited skiing between Keystone, Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Arapaho Basin in Colorado. Keystone consists of three mountains named Dercum Mountain, North Peak, the Outback, and five Bowls (Independence, Ericsson, Bergman, North and South Bowls) […]

Keystone Resort is the largest ski resort in Summit County, founded in 1970. The Summit and Colorado lift tickets allows unlimited skiing between Keystone, Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Arapaho Basin in Colorado.

Keystone consists of three mountains named Dercum Mountain, North Peak, the Outback, and five Bowls (Independence, Ericsson, Bergman, North and South Bowls) for skiing at every level. The first three mountains mentioned connected by a series of ski lifts and gondolas. Largest night skiing operation in Colorado, with 15 of the resort’s trails open in the evenings. The five Keystone bowls offer a back-country skiing experience with hike-to and snow-cat service. Just $5 for one ride gets to you to the top of the North and South bowls. There is also an all-day semi-private (12 people/day max) cat skiing service for the other 3 bowls. Keystone Resort is know world wide for having one of the most progressive terrain parks in the world. Their jumps, rails and stalls rival those of Breckenridge, Park City, Mammoth and Whistler.

Keystone is known also for its five-acre resurfaced skating lake (largest in North America), sleigh rides and many Zagat-rated four- and five-star restaurants. There are over 3,000 condos in Keystone, all within a short walk or free shuttle ride to one the two base areas called River Run (newest) and Mountain House (original, less crowded).

Keystone is located 90 miles west from Denver International Airport (DEN), 90 minutes transfer by car or shuttle bus.

Resort Statistics

 

Terrain: 3 mountains: Dercum Mountain, North Peak, and The Outback.3,148 acres of in-bounds terrain

 

Vertical drop of 3,128 ft/953m

Base elevation: 9,280 ft/2,829m

Summit elevation: 12,408 ft/3,782m

Runs: 49% expert, 32% intermediate, 19% beginner.

135 Named Trails on the map

Dates and hours of operation: November 10, 2012- April 7, 2013
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily

Snow: 230 inches/584cm average.

Longest Run: 3 Miles/Schoolmarm

Snowmaking: 956 acres

Lifts: 35,175 people per hour
2 high-speed gondolas
5 high-speed quad chair lifts
1 high-speed six person lift
1 quad chair lift
1 triple chair lift
4 double chair lifts
2 surface lifts
5 carpets

 

 

 

SHUTTLE DISTANCE

 

EVERGREEN CONDO’S, 3 star

These units are conveniently located off Highway 6 on the west end of the Keystone Resort and are tucked within a forest of Lodgepole Pines.
These spacious units are some of Keystone’s most popular and are offered at an affordable price.

All units are on the shuttle route and have access to pool, hot tub and laundry facilities.

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THE INN AT KEYSTONE, 3+ star

Centrally located between Lakeside Village and River Run and walking distance to the Mountain House lifts and skier services, this hotel has been recognized by the readers of Condè Nast as one of the Top 50 Ski Resorts in North America.
Guest rooms are equiped with iron, ironing board, humidifier, refrigerator, coffee maker, cable TV, access to safety deposit box, voice mail and wake up call service. Types of accommodations include guest rooms with one king bed, two queen beds, one bedroom suite, and one bedroom spa suite.
NOTE: A BREAKFAST PLAN IS AVAILABLE

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KEYSTONE LODGE AND SPA, 4 star

Adjacent to Keystone Lake, this full service luxury hotel offers 152 guest rooms including 14 loft suites, designed with an elegant alpine decor. Guest amenities include nightly turn-down service, room service from 6:30 a.m. to midnight, daily complimentary newspaper and valet parking.
Keystone Lodge & Spa is a recipient of the AAA Four Diamond Award.
Accommodation types include guest rooms with one king bed, two queen beds and hotel loft suites with living room and king bed. Guestrooms and spacious mountain suites were designed with custom pine furniture, Ralph Lauren décor and immaculate visual sweeps. Each guestroom comes equipped with a service bar, complimentary daily newspapers and humidifiers. Many guestrooms feature furnished balconies with mountain and river views.

AMENITIES: Concierge Spa
Outdoor Heated Pool Cardio Room
Room Service Lounge
Two Restaurants Indoor Hot Tub Wireless Internet Access Business Center

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WALKING DISTANCE

KEY CONDO’S, 3 star

Key Condo features super skier convenience at an amazing price. Built at the original base of Keystone Mountain these units allow you to enjoy all the amenities of being slopeside at a fraction of the price. Walk to all skier services including the lifts, ski school, ski rental, childcare and dining. An added bonus is the free shuttle that circles between the Key Condo and River Run Village all winter long.
Accommodations available in this property include studios, one, two and three bedroom condominiums.
Amenities:
Hot Tub
On Shuttle Route
On-Site Laundry
Ski Storage
Indoor Pool
Free On-Site Parking
Daily Housekeeping Service

Services:
24 Hour Switchboard
On-Site Management Company
24 Hour Front Desk

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TENDERFOOT LODGE, 4 star

Located less than 250 yards to the slopes of Keystone Mountain and just steps from the resort’s biking/hiking trails, these deluxe condominiumsfeature comfortable log furnishings and contemporary mountain interiors,all complimented by spectacular mountain views! Tenderfoot features afullkitchen, living room with gas fireplace, a balcony overlooking KeystoneMountain, a washer and dryer in the unit, and two outdoor hot tubs.

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RIVER RUN CONDOMINIUMS, 3 to 4 star

On the east side of the resort, surrounded by shopping, dining and entertainment, River Run is a slopeside village adjacent to the gondola for very easy access to the slopes. Just a 100m to 300m walk to the new gondola, this is the best all round location in Keystone.
All units have pool and hot tub access.

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SLOPESIDE

 

LONE EAGLE CONDO’S, 4+ star

These ski in-ski out up-scale condominiums are the closest lodging units to the ski slopes and are located on the eastern slopes of the Keystone Mountain. Enjoy the inviting lobby, mountain inspired decor, and stainless steel appliances.
Walk out your door to the River Run Gondola, Summit Express Quad chairlift and River Run Base Area.
Guests have access to a fitness center, pool, hot tub, free garage parking, and enhanced amenities.

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THE TIMBERS, 4+ star

These ski in ski out up-scale condominiums are located on the eastern slopes of the Keystone Mountain.
Enjoy the inviting lobby, mountain inspired decor, and stainless steel appliances. Walk out your door to the River Run Gondola, Summit Express Quad chairlift and River Run Base Area.
Guests have access to a fitness center, pool, hot tub, free parking, and enhanced amenities.


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BUDGET LODGING NEAR KEYSTONE

 

ALPINE INN, FRISCO, 2 star

Alpine Inn offers the most affordable ski lodging just 15 minutes drive from world class skiing like Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, Copper and Vail. Amenities include an indoor heated pool, hot tub and you can use free county-wide transportation and Greyhound bus located just across the street.

You will find yourself surrounded by snow-capped views with beautiful Lake Dillon just a short walk away. In the summer months enjoy mountain biking, hiking, horse back riding, whitewater rafting, fly fishing and don’t forget sailing on Lake Dillon.

We offer a free continental breakfast, HBO – cable T.V. and free local calls. All units have private bathrooms. There is a refrigerator in each unit.
The inn is close to shopping and restaurants.

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NEW SUMMIT INN, FRISCO, 2 star
The opportunities for snowsports is unsurpassed in Summit County Colorado. Copper Mountain, Breckenridge, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin (“The Legend”) are available via the free Sumit Stage. Vail, Beaver Creek and Loveland are a short driving distance away. The Summit Inn is the perfect hotel for an affordable multi-centre ski holiday.
Rooms are available for 1 to 8 people, with king and queen beds. Adjoining rooms are available with two queen beds each. All rooms have a full bath with tub. All rooms have view of Lake Dillon or Buffalo Mountain.newsummitinn3

 

 

 

 

 

HOTEL FRISCO, 3 star
Discover Hotel Frisco…a classic Rocky Mountain lodge providing the best location and the finest amenities to enjoy the activities of the Central Rockies. The Hotel has the most prominent location on Frisco’s historic Main Street. We are just minutes from Breckenridge, Copper, Keystone and Arapahoe Basin ski resorts and within walking distance to all the Town’s best shops, bars and restaurants. Free shuttle service provides transportation between all areas of the Summit County.
All rooms feature private bath, cable television, telephones with data jacks, hair dryers and full high-speed Internet access in our cozy upstairs library. We also provide free wireless access to all guests with their own computers.

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