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Planning Your 2018 Christmas Vacation in Keystone, Colorado

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The holidays are just around the corner and you know what that means, it’s time to start planning your Holiday Vacation in Keystone, CO. During the holidays there are so many awesome activities in Keystone for the whole family to partake in.

Keystone ColoradoThe first thing that any family needs for a trip like this is a place to stay! Luckily for visitors, Keystone Resort has plenty of lodging deals going on right now. Currently if you book at the resort, you can save up to 30% off and kids under 12 can ski free on stays that are 2 days or more. Plus there are plenty of other perks to keep you busy as well, such as yoga or the free “First Tracks” experience that allows you to get on the slopes before anyone else!

Now that you have somewhere to stay, lets jump into the awesome activities that are offered this holiday season. For the kids, there is the Kidtopia Holiday Spectacular! This amazing event takes place over the entire month of December including parades through the Ripperoo Village featuring Chris Cringle himself, sleigh rides, fireside hot coco, and plenty of ice skating. Another great attraction

is going to be the Kidtopia snow fort which is going to be the world’s largest snow fort! It has a climbing net, castle towers, slides, and is fun for all ages. A definite must is going to be the chocolate village on display at the Keystone Lodge and Spa. It is handcrafted out of 7,000 pounds of chocolate, and features and working gondola, an alpine village and 6-foot tall chocolate Christmas tree.

If the youngians are trying to get on the slopes look no further than Keystone’s Ski and Ride school where they will develop their skills on the snow, build relationships and confidence, and will be wanting to go back to next day. Parents can be assured that safety is the #1 priority of Ski & Ride school. But if the whole family needs

lessons, they have you covered as well with private family lessons that are a great way to improve what on what you already know, or to learn new skills…either way it is a great way to create some awesome memories together!

There are plenty of dining options at Keystone like Der Fondue Chessel, which is a great family friendly option with delicious melted cheese and also gives the kids an opportunity to cook their own food on the raclette grills. Or if a romantic grown-up dinner was something you were looking forward to, then you should try the Alpenglow Stube or the Ski Tip Lodge.

With all of these great ideas to make your trip to Keystone Resort fantastic, you should start planning now! Don’t forget about your transportation to and from the airport from DIA. During the holidays it can be a hassle to do on your own so why not take the stress out of it and let an experienced driver take care of it for you. Be sure to check out Peak 1 Express at www.mountainshuttle.com for rates and booking options.