Keystone Lodging Options
Keystone Resort offers many types of lodging options that are within a short drive of all of AVA’s rafting trips.
Keystone, Colorado is more than a resort destination, it’s an adventure. It’s more than a place; it’s a way of life that compels everyone to try something new and discover their favorite Rocky Mountain thrill: Keystone rafting, Keystone biking, Keystone golfing, Keystone horseback riding, Keystone relaxation.
Our family went on the Pine Creek/Numbers trip last week. Our guide, John, was great. We had a super time! Even on the challenging rapids we felt that John and the other guides always had safety precautions in place. We’ll be back again.—
Today Keystone Resort spans seven miles along the Snake River and encompasses three spectacular mountains – Dercum Mountain, North Peak and The Outback. Keystone also features award winning dining, vibrant villages, two championship golf courses, Rocky Mountains’ largest and most distinguished Conference Center and incredible lodging and guest amenities. Keystone has two mountain villages with lodging, shopping, restaurants, swimming pools, two golf courses, horseback riding, activities, events and much more.
This self contained resort is the perfect place for a great vacation or weekend getaway, family reunion, wedding or conference.
Keystone, Colorado is filled with an energy and vibrancy that will fulfill any adventure seeker’s vacation any time of the year. From challenging tree skiing in the winter to Keystone rafting in the summer, Keystone offers it all.
Keystone, Colorado is quickly becoming known as a one of Colorado’s most exciting destinations. The lively nightlife, beautiful scenery, on-mountain events, Keystone rafting and endless available activities make it the perfect Colorado summer resort.
Plan Your Keystone Rafting Vacation Including Keystone Lodging
Keystone rafting is available with several Keystone lodging choices as an exciting package. To save money and be on your own schedule, you can drive to one of our Outposts for trips ranging from 1/3 day to 3 days! Or, for the ultimate in service and comvenience on your Keystone rafting trip, we offer two different trips with transportation right from the River Run Fire Pit in Keystone. On the first Keystone rafting experience, called the Summit Arkansas River Full Day, we transport you to AVA’s Granite Outpost. You’ll enjoy a delicious lunch on your exciting Class III whitewater rafting adventure through Brown’s Canyon on the Arkansas River (7 yrs/50 lbs and up) . After this Keystone rafting experience, our shuttle will take you back to the River Run Fire Pit where we picked you up. The other Keystone rafting trip is a calmer, more relaxing trip called the Summit Colorado River Scenic Float Trip. A mellow trip for kids ages 3 and over (30 lbs.), this is a fun way to see more of spectacular Colorado on a river rafting trip. We pick you up for this Keystone rafting trip in the River Run Village, take you to the Colorado River, and return you to Keystone afterwards. Lunch is included.
Don’t visit Colorado without have a thrilling Keystone rafting experience!
Keystone lodging ranges from studios, lodge rooms and one bedroom condos all the way up to private homes.
For reservations call: 877.753.9786 or visit www.keystoneresort.com
Go For the Summit!
Let us take care of all the details while you enjoy your day of adventure on a Keystone Rafting trip! For the most convenience, take our Summit Express trip or the Upper Colorado Express trip. We pick you up in Keystone or Breckenridge for your Keystone rafting adventure, take you rafting, and drop you off at the end of the day. Lunch is included on both trips.
Summit Arkansa River Full Day
Intermediate Class III, Arkansas River
Pick-Up Breckenridge – 8 am
Pick-Up Keystone – 8:45 am
$114 Adult, $104 Children 12 and under
Raft the nation’s most popular stretch of whitewater! This Class III intermediate run through Brown’s Canyon provides fun for everyone. Appropriate for all ages, it’s safe enough for the little ones and exciting enough to entertain the experienced rafters. The perfect family trip. You’ll splash through rapids such as Pinball, Zoom Flume and the Seven Stairs while admiring a beautiful and remote granite canyon. Minimum 7 yrs/50 lbs. (Minimum age may fluctuate depending on water levels and individual qualifications.)
Summit Colorado River Scenic Float Full Day
Easy Class I & II
Pick-Up Breckenridge – 7:15 am
Pick-Up Keystone – 8 am
$99 Adult, $89 Child (ages 5-12), $69 Child (ages 3-4)
This section of the Colorado is a gently flowing river that is inviting to all ages. You’ll encounter a few small rapids as the river winds through the Gore Range and Mountain Ranchland. If you want to get your heart racing, leap from Jump Rock or Little Jump Rock, perfect for all levels of bravery! There may even be time for a stop at some historical cabins along the river. This is a relaxing day with time to sunbathe, swim or just relax and enjoy the day. Lunch included. Minimum 30 lbs (approx. 3 yrs old). (Minimum age may fluctuate depending on water levels and individual qualifications.)
Upper Colorado Inflatable Kayaks
Beginner Class I & II
Pick up Breckenridge 7:15 am, Keystone 8 am
$109 adults, $99 children 10-12
Want a little extra excitement or independence on the river? Try our inflatable kayaks. You can explore the beauty of the Upper Colorado while splashing through the riffles in your own stable, rubber kayak! A guide will accompany your group but you’ll paddle your own boat. No experience necessary. Lunch included. Reservations required.