Nordic and Telemark At Keystone
Keystone Cross Country Center
Keystone's Cross Country Center has 16 kilometers of groomed trails and 57 kilometers of ungroomed trails through the White River National Forest.
- Open daily from late-November to April, 2002 at the River Course golf clubhouse
- Programs include cross country, snowshoeing , ski-skating and telemark lessons
- Call (800) 354-4FUN for more information
Skate Skiing Lesson Package
Offered Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 1p.m. This is a one-hour class. Includes lesson, trail fee and rentals. Learn the basic skills of racing technique. Reservations are required, please call (970) 496-4275.
Cross Country Downhill Skills Lesson Package
Offered everyday at 11:30 a.m. This is a one-hour class. Includes lesson, trail fee and rentals. Learn how to stop safely, turn and slow down on cross-country skis in basic trail terrain. Reservations are required, please call (970) 496-4275.
Full Moon Tours
Enjoy a full moon tour at the top of the world. There are two tours, one more strenuous and advanced than the other. The tour for more advanced skiers and snowshoers starts at North Peak and continues on to the summit of Keystone Mountain. The other tour takes place on more level terrain and is perfectly suited to families. Reservations required. Tours start between 4-6pm depending on time of year. Minimum age is 12. For more information and reservations, call (970) 496-4275.
Taught by women for women, a unique program that combines social activities with cross country skiing in the morning and snowshoeing in the afternoon. Fridays, 9:45 a.m.-3:00 p.m, includes rental and lesson. Minimum age: 12.
Polar Bears (6-12 years old)
Enroll your children in this new group cross country ski lesson specially designed for kids. Your child will learn the basics of cross country skiing on level terrain and become familiar with the snow. Lessons are offered daily from 1-1.45pm. Includes lesson and rentals. FREE with Mountain Passport. For more information and reservations, call (970) 496-4275.
Telemark Lesson Package
Learn how to free-heel on Keystone Mountain.
- Telemark lessons offered Tuesdays and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
- Reservations for group lessons due by 5 p.m. the day before
- Private lessons. Lift ticket not included for group or private lessons
- For more information about Telemark lessons and reservations, call (970) 496-4275