Nothing ends a day of mountain activity or time with friends and family quite like a cold beer. Luckily, there are several great breweries just a short drive away from Keystone.
600 S. Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado 80424
(970) 453-1500 www.breckbrew.com
In 1990, Richard Squires opened his brewery in Breckenridge and his beer has been a hit ever since. The brewery currently features 14 different beers, plus seasonal brews.
The attached Breckenridge Pub offers a diverse menu featuring a build your own sandwich option and some delicious classics. In addition to the food choices, the pub offers small batch beers that are not sold in stores. Happy Hour features ½ price appetizers and $2 off Breck beers from 3-6 PM daily. Tours are available by appointment only, all you need to do is call Breckenridge Brewery and ask to talk with a brewer at 970-453-1550.
To get to the Breckenridge Brewery from Keystone: Head West out of Keystone and take Highway 6 to Swan Mountain Rd. Once you are on Swan Mountain Rd. turn left onto CO-9 (Co Hwy 9) and this will take you straight to the brewery and restaurant at 600 S. Main Street in Breckenridge.
Dillon Dam Brewery
100 Little Dam St, Dillon, CO 80435
(970) 262-7777 www.dambrewery.com
The Dillon Dam Brewery opened in 1997 and has won numerous awards for their beers. The Dillon Dam Brewery currently features 9 different styles of beer.
The Dillon Dam Brewery Restaurant features many unique and delicious items and uses fresh ingredients. There is a happy hour at the restaurant daily 3-6PM and Monday through Thursday from 3-6, the bar area has ½ off appetizers. Tours of the brewery are available by appointment, just call 970-262-7777 to set up a time with a brewer!
To get to the Dillon Dam Brewery from Keystone: Take Highway 6 towards I-70 (or toward Dillon) and just turn left onto W Anemone Trail, by I-70 between the Red Mountain Grill and the Sunshine Café. The brewery is right off of Highway 6.