10 Places to See and Things to Do in Keystone, CO

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If you haven’t visited Keystone, CO there’s no doubt you have been missing out. Keystone is home of Keystone Resort, owned by Vail Resorts. Keystones ski area occupies 3 separate mountains, Dercum Mountain, North Peak, and The Outback. This is such a wonderful place to visit and see all the majestic mountain scenes. Keystone also has some great activities, sure to provide fun. Take a look at these 10 places the Peak 1 Express staff suggests seeing while visiting the state of Colorado.

Keystone Resort

With that being said, riding Keystone is a must when coming to visit. Whether beginner to intermediate, you are going to have an experience of a lifetime. The diverse terrain will make you question why you haven’t been to this mountain yet. p.s. The mountain biking on Keystone’s resort in the summer is almost as good as the skiing in the winter!


Snowmobile up to the top Continental Divide. Don’t have a snow mobile? Don’t worry… Keystone can arrange everything for you. The tours typically last two hours, but with those two hours you will be smiling ear to ear!

Ice Skating

The ice rink, conveniently located right in River Run, is perfect for all ages and is outdoors! Also, everyday at 3:00 PM cookies are handed out right at the rink!

Cross Country Skiing

Other than being home to some great alpine skiing, Keystone also has amazing cross country. Choose from the groomed trails of the Nordic Center or forge your own path, it’s your winter adventure!

Gondola Rides

Maybe you just don’t feel like charging the hill and want to take a break, then a gondola ride is for you. Gondola rides are perfect for people who want to be on the mountain, but not “on” the mountain skiing. Check out the beautiful views all around you. Also, don’t forget there are two gondolas in Keystone.


Tubing is fun for everyone. Keystone offers tubing 7 days a week at the Nordic Center. With multiple tracks, there is snow tubing section for all!

Serenity Spa & Salon

Relax a bit at Serenity Spa & Salon, located right off of Highway 6.  The spa offers full services and what better way to recoup after a day on the slopes with a massage?

Dog Sledding

This fun and family-friendly activity is great if you’re looking to take a break from skiing for a day this winter.

Snowshoeing in Keystone

Strap those snowshoes on and bring a camera because you will certainly want to take pictures as you venture through the White River National Forest.

Der Fondue Chessel

Have a breathtaking fondue experience located at the top of North Peak Mountain. Get off the gondola and indulge… you can’t get any better than this dinner and these views.

Whether you are boarding, skiing, or eating fondue, Keystone has an activity for you. Be sure to check out all of these 10 places to see and do while visiting Keystone.  Book your transportation to Keystone with Peak 1 Express today!