Keystone Resort, nestled amongst the Rocky Mountains just a short drive from Denver in Summit County, Colo., offers family-friendly big mountain skiing and riding destination. As one of the closest ski resorts to Denver, Keystone is the ultimate location for families to enjoy the allure of the mountains; be it on skis, snowboards, ice skates, snow tubes or horse-drawn sleigh rides. Keystone’s Kidtopia offers free daily programming; from meeting the Avy Dogs to Saturday night fireworks, there are a variety of additional activities to enjoy.
Season dates and hours
Open – October 2019 (depending on snow conditions). Close – April 12 2020
What family-friendly amenities does your resort offer?
Keystone has long been the place where kids rule, and this year the resort’s unrivaled Kids Ski Free program turns 5 (which just so happens to be the same age that kids can officially become a part of this awesome program). With more than 100,000 free kids’ lift tickets provided to families since the inception of the program in 2012, there is a whole lot to celebrate as Kids Ski Free enters its fifth year. This year guests can look forward to free Kidtopia events and parties, including a special weekly birthday bash with Ripperoo, plus free skiing of course! Every day, all season long kids 12 and younger ski for free at Keystone with no blackout dates when parents book just two or more nights in one of Keystone’s numerous accommodation options, which span from affordable hotel rooms to family-sized condominiums.
Adult lift ticket prices?
$128+*. Buy early for the best available rates, with the lowest guaranteed rates available with day lift tickets purchased online 7 days in advance.
Child lift ticket prices?
$74+*Buy early for the best available rates, with the lowest guaranteed rates available with day lift tickets purchased online 7 days in advance. All Children 5 and younger ski for free.
Is there on-site childcare and if so, what is the starting cost?
Infant ages 2 -15 months, toddler ages 16-35 months, playschool 3-6 years old. Prices start at $134 for full day.
What is the starting cost of ski/ride school?
Find out more about their ski and ride lessons. Prices start at $189.
Where can families go for deals on lift tickets/lodging or special promotions?
Keystoneresort.com to plan a trip, vacation deals. Every day, all season long, kids 12 and younger ski for free at Keystone with no blackout dates when family’s book just two or more nights through Keystone Resort. Lodging accommodation options span from affordable hotel rooms to family-sized condominiums.
100 Dercum Square
Keystone, CO 80435
*Note: Information and prices are subject to change and most resorts offer discounted rates if you purchase online seven days in advance. Many resorts do not publish a set lift ticket price. When compiling our list, we used the date January 12, 2020 as our base to compare prices.