5 days in Keystone & Denver Area Itinerary

5 days in Keystone & Denver Area Itinerary

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Keystone

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, then hike along Presidential Trail, then go for a walk through Breezy Point Picnic Area, and finally view the masterpieces at Insideout. On the next day, take a memorable drive along Iron Mountain Road, take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, and then take in the awesome beauty at Black Elk Peak.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Keystone travel route planner.

New York City to Keystone is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Keystone. Traveling from New York City in November, expect nights in Keystone to be much colder, around 23°F, while days are slightly colder, around 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Denver

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Denver is known for parks, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum, contemplate the long history of Molly Brown House Museum, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Denver trip builder website.

You can fly from Keystone to Denver in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Keystone in November: high temperatures in Denver hover around 54°F and lows are around 29°F. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours
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