Author Archive for: ‘Russ’

Russell Carlton

I was born and raised in Chicagoland. I’ve called Colorado home since 2013. There is no age limit to the fun to be had at Keystone and I dress accordingly. I snowboard. I live for the day. I enjoy witty banter, sarcasm, rhetorical questions, and a good beer among good friends. Bacon is overrated and you know it.

Arguably, The Best Part of a Family Vacation

On family vacations, for reasons I never fully understood, some rules seemed to hold less weight than at home. I’ve witnessed my parents jumping up and down on many a hotel bed, with the sounds of laughter more fitting to be originating from their children, as I usually just stood in awe and couldn’t believe […]

Terrain Update

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 23, lift operations at Keystone Resort will move to 8:30 a.m. for skiers and riders, and the resort will kick off night operations, including night skiing and signature on-mountain dining offerings at The Outpost. An early-season A51 terrain park setup will debut on Wednesday, Nov. 23 as well, offering skiers and riders […]

Travel Tips: Where To Park In Keystone

UPDATED: September 2018 There are too many reasons to love Keystone, but one of the reasons is that it’s easy and convenient to get to Keystone, as well as to get around the resort. Keystone Resort offers one of the easiest parking experiences at any resort in Colorado – that’s free and within walking distance […]

Roll Into Summer at the Keystone Bike Park

Well, winter has officially ended. Snow is melting, lifts sit at a standstill, skis and snowboards begin to find the corners of closets. It’s all downhill from here … and in no way is that depressing. Wait, what? Three words: Keystone Bike Park. On Friday, June 12, Keystone’s lifts will begin to spin again, providing […]

Spending Your Holidays At Keystone

To me, family vacations are synonymous with life-long memories, bonding moments, endless laughter, and stories I’ll never forget. And to me, all of the above would be synonymous with the holidays as well. Some of the most fun I’ve ever had on family vacations also coincided with the holidays. One of those was a Christmas […]