Nordic Center

The Keystone Nordic Center has closed for the winter.
Thank you for a great season!

See a whole different side of Keystone in the winter at the Keystone Nordic Center.  Take part in special programs like Ladies Days, Mountain Top Treks, or Snowshoe Eco Hikes. And don't miss the fun on our old-fashioned family tubing hill. Warm up with our all-you-can-eat soup buffet lunch at The Nordic Soup Bistro and relax on our outdoor patio with a glass of wine.The Keystone Nordic Center offers cross-country skiing, skate skiing, snowshoeing, tubing, lessons, rentals, and guided tours throughout the winter.  

Please call the Keystone Nordic Center at 970-496-4275 for more information and reservations.

Keystone Nordic Center is located in The River Course Clubhouse at 155 River Course Drive, Keystone, CO 80435

Keystone's Nordic Center is situated at an elevation of 9,000+ feet above sea level in the White River National Forest about 90 miles west of Denver International
Take Interstate 70 West through the Eisenhower Tunnel to Exit 205 (Dillon/Silverthorne)
Continue 5 miles east on U.S. Highway 6 to Keystone Resort
After you pass Lake Dillon, watch for signs for the Nordic Center. Turn right on Elk Road and follow right to the clubhouse at 155 River Course Drive.
Nordic Center Rentals

Pricing & Rentals

Pricing & Rentals
Daily Trail Fees

$15 for 1-day pass
$22 for 2-day pass
$30 for 3-day pass

Seniors (65+ years) $9

Teens (13-17 years) $9

Children (12 & younger) FREE

Special pricing is available for groups of 9 or more. 

Daily Equipment Rental
Multi-day rentals available. 
Guests may exchange between skis & snowshoes on same day.

Touring Skis $23 (skis, boots & poles)
Skate Skis $25 (skis, boots & poles)
Touring Skis w/ metal edge $25 (skis, boots & poles)
Snowshoes $23
Inner Tube $16/hour or $22 for 2 hours  
Pulk Sled (to pull toddlers) $12

View Nordic Trail Map

Noridc Center

Looking to enjoy the outdoors in a serene and beautiful environment? Nordic Skiing, Classic or Ski Skating, provides a great opportunity to get out and enjoy your surroundings.

Learn the art of cross country skiing in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Not sure where to start? Take a lesson!  

Taking a lesson is well worth your time and definitely puts you on “track”

Our Nordic Center maintains machine groomed trails, “grooves” for Classic Skiing and “corduroy“ for Ski Skating (a more advanced technique).

All lessons include daily trail fee and equipment rental. Reservations required.
Any lesson may be schedule on other days with a minimum of three participants and advanced reservation. 

Reservations are required for all Lessons. Call 970-496-4275 for reservations.

Beginner Group Lesson (1 hour)
Introduction to Classic Cross Country Skiing
Learn to ski efficiently, making turns and stopping
Daily at 10:30AM (Check-in no later than 10:15AM)
$55 per person

Mini Focus Lesson (45 minutes)
Designed for the "Classic" or "Skate" skier who already knows how to ski but needs help in 1 or 2 areas to perfect their technique, like ascending/descending hills, stopping, or gliding. 
1st person: $45
Each additional person: $35

Private Lesson (1 hour)

Private lessons are available for beginners to advanced skiers in cross country or skate ski techniques. One-on-one instruction is the best way to learn or refine your skills.
First person: $75
Each additional person: $40

Family Lesson (1 hour)
Learn to Cross Country Ski together as a family. This class is designed for ages 7 and up. 
Lessons can be scheduled any day after 11:30AM
1st adult: $55
Each additional adult: $40
Children (13-16): $35
Children (7-12): $25


Nordic Center

Guided Snowshoe Tours & Special Events

Snowshoeing, if you can walk, you can showshoe! Snowshoeing lets you enjoy the winter solitude or provides a fun afternoon with friends and family for a social activity. All ages and ability levels welcome.

The Keystone Nordic Center offers two different types of snowshoe experiences.
1. Explore on your own (Trail map and instructions provided)
2. Join a guided snowshoe tour with an expert guide leading the way. 

Guided Snowshoe Tours & Special Events

Any tour may be scheduled on other days with a minimum of three participants and advance reservation. Call 970-496-4275 for reservations.

Guided Snowshoe Tours:
Snowshoe Eco Hike
Enjoy an easy hike along the Snake River. Learn about nature, animals, our mountains and mining times. Level 3/10. Tour lasts approximately 2 hours. Tour price includes trail fee and equipment rental. Reservations required.
Times: Mondays at 10:30am & Fridays at 12:45pm
Cost:  $55 

Mountain Top Snowshoe Trek 

A unique snowshoe experience from the top of Dercum Mountain to Bergman's Bowl. Take in the scenery during this mountain top trek while enjoying this Level 8/10 snowshoe trail. Tour price includes lift ticket and equipment rental. Reservations required. 
Time: 10:15am - 2:15pm Thursday & Saturday
Cost:  $75

Tubing Hill

Tubing Hill
Family Tubing the old-fashioned way - walk up and slide down.  Great fun for families, especially those with young children & grandparents.

Keystone Nordic Center 155 River Course Drive, Keystone, CO 80435

Tube Rental: $16 per hour per tube or $22 for 2 hours.
Tube rental is first come, first served. Reservations not accepted.

You are allowed to hold your small child in the tube with you. We do not allow personal sleds or tubes to be used on our tubing hill due to liability. Tube rentals is included in the ticket price for a tubing session.

What Do I Wear?
Dress according to the weather, we suggest dressing in layers. Appropriate footwear and waterproof clothing are recommended. Gloves and hats are also recommended. 

Parking: Free parking is available in the Nordic Center parking lot.

For more information, call the Keystone Nordic Center at 970-496-4275

The Nordic Soup Bistro

The Nordic Soup Bistro
Soup Buffet Lunch Served Daily from 11:30am - 2:00pm

Relax and warm up before or after your Nordic adventure with a beverage (beer, wine, coffee, hot chocolate, soft drinks) and a snack in the clubhouse or on the sunny patio. Enjoy our soup buffet lunch, served daily from 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., featuring a selection of three hearty, homestyle soups with fresh rolls, butter & jam. Call 970-496-1474 for daily soup selections, children's pricing, and group reservations. Snacks and beverages served all day. 
Cost: $13.00


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