A resort town for tourists, the residential population is small but diverse.

Welcome to Keystone

Striking and sophisticated community grounded in the beautiful mountainscape of Colorado

Located in Summit County at the base of the majestic Rocky Mountains, Keystone is an alluring yet affordable mountain town where everyday life feels like a scenic getaway. Nestled in the unbelievable beauty of Colorado, a luxurious and earthy way of living is carved in the very fabric of this laid-back community. Residents feel lucky to have easy access to the natural playground around them and the ability to stroll through the dazzling River Run Village, finding new chic places to eat and drink on the slopes. The alpine area is an urban paradise, with upscale and high-end spas, activities, and things to do. In Keystone, you’ll always be wowed. 

What to Love

  • Beautiful, upscale villages
  • Unmatched outdoor activities
  • Dramatic mountain views
  • Down-to-earth yet opulent lifestyle

People & Lifestyle 

Keystone living is the embodiment of a cool yet chic lifestyle. Residents revel in the local sense of community and connecting with their surroundings but also enjoy all the upscale experiences that the area has to offer. The people of Keystone appreciate an active lifestyle, whether it's rafting, skiing, tubing, hiking, or camping in the gorgeous mountains. Be a part of something bigger than yourself by participating in a local event with your neighbors or losing yourself on a solo day on the town followed by a warm cider or cold beer. Whether strolling through one of the local villages or attending an iconic Keystone annual event, you’ll never be bored in the bustling town of Keystone.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping 

There are endless culinary and commerce gems to discover in Keystone. Early risers can grab a cup of joe at Inxpot. Looking for a sophisticated night out with a memorable view? Book reservations for an intimate and delicious prix fixe at Ski Tip Lodge or ride a gondola up to the mountaintop hideaway restaurant, Alpenglow Stube. Keystone Ranch isn’t just home to two world-class 18-hole golf courses—you can also enjoy high-end fixed-price American fine dining in a 1930s log home with a fireplace! For more casual but equally as yummy eats, drop by for a family-style meal, lunch accompanied by sports and drinks at Haywood Cafe, amazing soups and whiskey at Goat Soup & Whiskey, or Snake River Saloon & Steakhouse for steak and seafood with a side of live music. For all your shopping needs, visit The North Face, Norski Sports, or a variety of boutiques and upscale stores in the heart of Keystone Resort, River Run Village.

Things to Do

In addition to all of the restaurants and cafés, there are a handful of exciting things to do and annual events that take place right here in Keystone. When you’re not strolling along the charming shops at River Run Village or posted up at a local hangout spot in Mountain House, you can night ski at Keystone Ski Resort or skate on the ice of Keystone Lake, the largest maintained outdoor ice rink in the U.S. Winter sports lovers can visit the Nordic Center for skiing, skating, and snowshoeing. Daredevils love to go downhill mountain biking or snowmobiling and offroading at Red Cone and Webster, two of the 4x4 trails in town. You can golf at two world-class golf courses in town, like The River Course or Keystone Ranch, go horseback riding at Keystone Stables, or experience a scenic gondola ride up the mountain. Warren Station is the hub for year-round public and private events, such as electrifying music concerts. Amazing annual events that take place in Keystone include the Wine & Jazz Festival, Bacon & Bourbon Festival, Bluegrass & Beer Festival, Mountaintown Music Festival, Oktoberfest, Wine in the Pines, and more!

Keystone Real Estate

Keystone is one of Colorado's most popular communities for families and working professionals alike. Click here to browse our exclusive homes for sale in Keystone and learn more about how the Nelson Walley Real Estate team can help you find your dream Rocky Mountain home


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