Posted on 8/9/2013 by Alyssa Hubbard
Top 5 Apps to Download Before Your Keystone Ski Trip
Long gone are the days of paper, pens, maps, pay phones, and guess work. Smartphones and tablets have made life easy, offering new experiences, better ways to stay organized, and the ability to access limitless information literally at your fingertips. Check out the list we've compiled of the Top 5 Apps you should download before you leave for your Keystone Colorado Ski Vacation. Packing Pro What it does: This app can completely customize your packing list! Enter variables such as number of of adults, children, days of travel, destination, and even laundry preferences to create packing lists for your vacation. It even takes temperatures, location and activities into play, reminding you to bring things like a winter jacket, gloves, and ski goggles! Check items off your list once they are packed and take it with you on the go! Epic Mix What it does: The Epic Mix App is a must-get when coming to Keystone. Your ski pass is activated with a special RF scanner which tracks your activity on the mountain. Check your vertical feet, see which lifts you've rode, view your EpicMix Photos, earn pins, race your friends and even push your stats against Lindsey Vonn! Challenge yourself or your friends and family to some friendly competition! You can also view trail maps, lift statuses, weather reports and more. Best yet, this app is free and every pass, even single day tickets, is equipped with the technology. On the Snow Ski Report: What it does: This app helps you find the best powder, with live morning reports of ski area snow totals, so you can wake up and decide where to ski based on the results! This app allows you to pick favorite mountains, set powder alerts, view trail maps, see what's nearby and more. Never miss another powder day! Summit County Mobile App What it does: This app is your introduction to Summit County, offering up visitors great information and a way to virtually 'explore', basically your own mobile concierge! including restaurants with reviews and photos, events, interactive maps, and news. Get promotional offers from local businesses in the area and even search for things based on what you need! Save more, explore town, and find out what's happening during your Keystone Vacation! CDOT Mobile What it does: Wondering what the I-70 traffic is going to be like on your way back to the airport? The Official CDOT Mobile App provides travelers with real time Colorado road information like current speeds and travel times, road conditions, road closures and even live feeds from CDOT's road cams, so you can see for yourself what the traffic looks like. Never waste time sitting in traffic again!