If you are planning your vacation to Keystone, Colorado and are also looking to explore the surrounding area, you’re in luck! Keystone is only 7 miles to the Interstate, which opens up a lot of options for day trips. If it’s nature that you seek, you can head up back roads to go off the beaten path and into some of the most beautiful areas of Colorado. Throughout Summit County, options abound for outdoor activities, events, and scenic tours. Keystone is also located just an hour and a half from Denver with its art and food culture, historic sites and tours.
You can easily go from vacationing in Keystone to sitting on the third base line watching the Colorado Rockies take on the visiting team at Coors Field in the summer. In fact, professional sports are available in Colorado year-round with Denver Broncos football, Denver Nuggets basketball, the Colorado Avalanche hockey team, the Colorado Rapids soccer team, and the Colorado Mammoth lacrosse team. There are countless museums, tours, parks, performances, concerts, and dining options.
If you are looking for a guys or girls night out, you might try your luck at the tables in Black Hawk and Central City for Colorado high altitude gaming. This is a short drive away from Keystone with a scenic drive!
Any of these activities are easily accessible by private car or hired shuttle, and make for a perfect day trip.