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9 Reasons to choose keystone

With so much to ski and do at Keystone, picking the top three reasons why you should plan your next family trip here is almost impossible. So here are ten.

The Largest Ski Resort in Summit County
Keystone resort’s
more than 3,000 acres of skiable terrain is spread across three peaks – Dercum Mountain, North Peak, and The Outback, and has a front-to-back progression and layout. From gentle groomers, rolling cruisers and steep bumps, to gladed terrain, powder-filled bowls, and the award winning A51 Terrain Park, Keystone is the perfect playground for all ability levels from beginners to rippers.

Night Skiing
With the longest ski day in all of Colorado, Keystone gives families the chance to ski late ‘til 8 on the resort’s multiple lighted trails during the weekends and peak holiday periods.  It’s the perfect way to get in a few more laps. Besides, counting turns is way more fun than counting sheep.

Convenience & Accessibility
Located just 70 miles from downtown Denver, Keystone is a short, scenic drive for guests making a day trip or for visitors flying into Denver International Airport. 
Plus, extra-convenient extras like free designated family parking and complimentary red wagons for parents to tote gear and tired kiddos to and from the slopes, help make a winter family visit to Keystone easy, fun and hassle-free.


4) Accommodations for Every Size and Budget
Keystone resort offers two on-site hotel properties and more than 700 condominium-style accommodations throughout the resort. Whether you want to live lodge and in charge or just a comfy place to crash after the day’s adventures, a variety of condos and townhomes are available for every size family and budget, from studio to multi-bedroom properties.

5) Kidtopia – Free Family Fun for Everyone!
At Keystone’s Kidtopia, we take kidding around seriously. Every day, we offer free wildly fun activities and adventures all over the mountain to kids of all ages. Test your aim and compete with friends and family members at the Giant Snowball Launch, hunt for the elusive sasquatch during the Bigfoot Adventure Walk, march in the Village Parade and experience the world’s largest Snow Fort on Dercum Mountain. It doesn’t get any funner or free-er than this.

6) The Keystone Ski & Ride School
School’s in for winter! Whether you’re just learning to ski or ride, practicing new skills, or looking to go on a guided mountain adventure, the professional instructors at the Keystone Ski & Ride School will help you learn your lessons the fun way. Check out Camp Keystone, a facility specially designed for kids, or take the whole family out together with a Family Private Lesson.

7) Exciting Activities and Adventures, (No Skis 
In addition to being a world-class skiing and snowboarding mountain, Keystone offers visitors a huge variety of fun on- and off- mountain activities like scenic and dinner sleigh rides, snow tubing at Adventure Point, Mountaintop Family Adventure Tours in a snow cat, ice skating and more.

Elevated Dining Experiences
Looking to eat, drink and be merrier? Keystone is home to several top-rated restaurants offering everything from unique mountaintop fine dining and fun-for-the-fam fondue, to historic restaurants full of western charm and innovative culinary creations.

9) At Keystone, We’re All Family
When you visit Keystone, we want you and your family to feel like a part of ours. We love sharing the magic of the mountains and helping create memories that will last a lifetime. Hope to see you around the playground!