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Guided Hikes

Keystone offers a variety of hikes for you or your family. From nature to fitness, education and more, you'll have a great outdoor experience.

Type: Outdoor, Kid Friendly, Grown Up, Adventure

Location: Keystone

800-354-4386

Guided Hikes in Keystone

Guided Hikes


Explore Keystone hiking trails, meet new friends, and learn more about Keystone's history, wildflowers and wildlife while experiencing magnificent views!  Hiking in the mountains is healthy and can be done by anybody. We provide variety of different levels and lengths of hiking guided trips ranging from 2 miles to 5+ miles. 

Guided Hikes will open on June 13 for the summer season!

2016 Guided Hike Schedule

 Day  Start Time 
 Hike  Duration
 Cost

 Mondays


 10:30am


 Mountain Top Nature Hike 

 2 hrs


 Adults: $16
 Kids 6-12: $9
 Senior: $13 

 Tuesdays

 10:30am


 10:00am

 Wildflower Hike 


Kidtopia Nature Hike & Crafts


 2 hrs



 1hr 15 mins
 Adults: $16
 Kids 6-12: $9
 Senior: $13

 Kids 4-12: FREE

 Wednesdays

 10:30am

 Valley Hike

 2 hrs
 Adults: $16
 Kids 6-12: $9
 Senior: $13 

 Thursdays

 10:30am
               

 Mountain Top Nature Hike

 2 hrs
              
 Adults: $16
 Kids 6-12: $9
 Senior: $13 

 Fridays

 10:30am

 Fitness Hike

 2hrs
 Adults: $20
 Senior: $17 

 Saturdays

 10:30am

 Valley Hike

 2 hrs  Adults: $16
 Kids 6-12: $9
 Senior: $13
 


Guided Hike Details

Dates: All hikes are available June 13th – September 4th, unless otherwise stated. 

Meeting Location: Meet in River Run Village Ticket Office for all hikes except for the Kidtopia Nature Hike (meet at Kidtopia Headquarters).

What to Bring: Bring good walking shoes, layered clothing, water, sunscreen & a camera.

Reservations: No reservations required except for the Kidtopia Nature Hike. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to hike start time.

Exertion Levels:  Exertion levels are based on a scale of 1 – 10, where 1 is very easy and 10 is very difficult.


Lunch

Lunch is offered at the Overlook Grill located at the top of Dercum Mountain.  

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Hike Descriptions


MOUNTAIN TOP NATURE HIKE
Experience an outdoor adventure at 11,000 feet! Take a guided interpretive trek along the top of Dercum Mountain exploring our high alpine plants, animals & terrain. Don’t forget your camera – the views are amazing! Level 5
Monday & Thursday
10:30am - 12:30pm
Adults $16; Kids 6-12 $9; Senior/RMB $13
Lift pass required


WILDFLOWER HIKE
Colorado’s alpine meadows are home to some of the country’s most vibrant & colorful wildflowers. Enjoy a serene hike with a naturalist while learning about the many variations of wildflowers found in Keystone’s alpine environment and how they are used in folklore healing. Capture some great wildflower photos. Level 3 
Tuesday
10:30am – 12:30pm
Adults $16; Kids 6-12 $9; Senior/RMB $13



KIDTOPIA NATURE HIKE & CRAFTS
Children 8 & younger must be accompanied by an adult
Kids will enjoy a short hike where they will gather nature items they find along the trail. They will then use their treasure to create a unique nature souvenir to take home.
Tuesday 4:00pm – 5:15pm 
Kids 4-12 FREE



VALLEY HIKE
This family-oriented hike meanders through the Snake River Valley to the Ski Tip Lodge. Learn about our plants & animals, and the history of Keystone & the Ski Tip along the way. Level 4
Wednesday & Saturday
10:30am – 12:30pm
Adults $16; Kids 6-12 $9; Senior/RMB $13


FITNESS HIKE
Raise your heart rate and your spirits as you embark on this challenging hike for fitness enthusiasts. Your guide will maintain a brisk pace for a good workout while you enjoy the clear mountain air and panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Level 8
Fridays 10:30am - 12:30pm 
Adults $20; Seniors/RMB $17 




GROUPS
Couples, families and larger groups, particularly those here for weddings, conferences, reunions, can arrange their OWN time and day for any of the above activity. The discount/ group rate (depending on the size of the group) ranges from 15% - 25%. 

Exertion Level Guide

Level 1 - The easiest, no elevation, slow pace, 2 miles max

Level 3 - Terrain with little incline, easy terrain, max. length 2 ½ miles

Level 4 - Mild hills, some incline, still fairly easy terrain max length 3 miles

Level 5 - Up and down terrain max length 3 ½ miles, uneven surface

Level 8 - Inclines, uneven terrain and more than 4 miles of terrain and uneven surface

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