Mountain Posts

The Outback Opens Thursday!

Expert Terrain Opens in the Outback on Thursday!     After nearly three feet of snow in the last week, Keystone will open the Outback on Thursday, offering expert natural terrain for skiers and riders. Guests will access The Outback terrain via the Outpost Gondola and the Anticipation trail to the Outback Express Lift; to return […]

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 […]

2016/17 Opening Day Updates

11/15/16 Only three days until Opening Day at Keystone on Friday! Our snowmakers, groomers and our entire mountain operations team deserve a big hug or high-five because they have done an incredible job getting the mountain ready for opening.   With favorable overnight temperatures and a successful two weeks of snowmaking, Keystone is excited to […]

Expedia: Top 5 Reasons To Plan Your Ultimate Family Adventure at Keystone

Keystone Resort is Your Family Adventure Destination this Winter Keystone Resort has teamed up with to share the ultimate family-friendly adventure. Packed powder beneath you, crisp mountain air enveloping you, and towering pines standing at attention on either side – this is what we call paradise. You can also call it a weekend at […]

Keystone: Getting Ready for Winter

As the seasons change and the first snowfalls of the year arrive at Keystone, the excitement and anticipation for opening day and the approaching ski and ride season grows, as do questions from our guests about opening day. When will Keystone start making snow? What terrain will be ready for opening day? Will there be […]

A Lesson For The Entire Family

A Lesson for the Entire Family at Keystone I’m no stranger to ski school. As an avid skier who married an avid skier, I knew we’d start our kids on skis as soon as they could walk. And that’s exactly what we did, first with Henry, born in February 2010, and then with Silas, who […]

How to Prepare for Winter at Keystone

With less than two months till Opening Day, if you haven’t already, now is the time to prepare for this Winter 16/17 season at Keystone! Don’t worry the preparation is fairly simple, but here is a 5-step guide so you don’t miss a thing! 1) GET EXCITED– As fall hits, it’s hard to say goodbye to those […]

Adventure Awaits:  Discover Keystone’s Top 10 Adventures and Experiences

With over 3,148 skiable acres on three mountains, dozens of on an off mountain adventures as well as an array of dining experiences – how will you decide what to do?  Follow The Keystone Adventure Guide to start planning your perfect winter vacation. Top 10 Keystone Adventures and Experiences: 10. Mountain Top Fondue – Making it totally […]

“Gotta use your brain, it’s the most important part of your equipment.” –Kevin Andrews and Warren Miller, Extreme Skiing Do you know what Colorado’s state tree is? Do you know what could you use as a natural sunscreen if you were stranded in the woods (hint: you can also use it as a natural pain […]

Mozart Is Open!

If you’re looking to explore North Peak or The Outback, take a run down our intermediate Mozart trail that just opened this weekend. Mozart is a fun trail that connects you from the top of Dercum Mountain to the base of North Peak and also leads you directly to Keystone’s famous LaBonte’s Smokehouse BBQ, where […]