Keystone’s Fresh Snow Opens New Terrain!

Keystone has had a total of 12″ of fresh snow from storms rolling through Summit County in the last 7 days, opening up some new features for the season.  Keystone Resort is reporting a 36″ base of packed powder, and 89% open terrain. Thanks to the snow, you can now enjoy:

  • The Erickson Bowl
  • New 13′ halfpipe opening this weekend at the A51 Terrain Park
  • $5 Outback cat shuttle service from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Night skiing

With a total of 7″ of snow qualifying for the Flurry Frenzy discount, you can save big on some incredible skiing and riding!  SummitCove is running a 25% off special as a result of the snow accumulation totals, so contact a Vacation Planner today to get started on selecting your Keystone lodging!  This is the best time of year to head to Keystone Resort!

Top Reasons to Choose Keystone Resort for Your Next Ski Vacation!

Keystone Resort has a lot to offer both residents and visitors to Colorado at any time of year!  In honor of Opening Day for the 2011/2012 ski season, we’ve listed all the reasons you need to visit Keystone, Colorado this winter.  With easy access to all Summit County ski resorts and a variety of winter activities, this is a vacation you’ll never forget!

Located just 90-minutes from Denver International Airport (DEN), Keystone is easily accessible from most major cities.  It is the closest ski area to Denver with lodging, and has proximity to other popular Summit County ski areas such as Breckenridge, Arapahoe Basin, Copper Mountain and Loveland.  Many other resorts are located within a relatively short distance.

  • Keystone is the largest mountain in Summit County offering 3,148 skiable acres, 20 lifts and two gondolas, all nestled at the foot of 2 unique villages.
  • Operating hours vary depending upon season at Keystone, but they can run from 8:30am to 8:00pm with night skiing.  Check the operating hours schedule when you plan your trip for accurate information!
  • Award winning and unique,  on- and off-mountain, dining venues.  Keystone is home to multiple AAA 4 Diamond, Wine Spectator and Zagat Survey-rated restaurants.
  • Brand new ice rink in River Run Village to complement the Lakeside Village rink.
  • Events and festivals in Keystone throughout the year.  See the 2011/2012 schedule!
  • Non-skiing activities including tubing, cross country skiing, and much more.

SummitCove offers many Keystone lodging options and unit sizes to suit every need and budget.  With personal service and 24 hour, 7 day per week staff, we are able to take care of all of your needs to provide you a worry free vacation in one of the most beautiful settings you can imagine.  SummitCove guests also enjoy exclusive benefits that include: