Keystone Resort’s Ski Tip Lodge Introduces Chef Jordan Alley

16 June 2015
Keystone Resort’s Ski Tip Lodge Introduces Chef Jordan Alley
Award-Winning Dining Establishment Features Summer of Special Events
Keystone, Colo. — June 16, 2015 — Keystone Resort’s Ski Tip Lodge, named sixth-best restaurant in the country by, introduces Jordan Alley as the establishments new Executive Chef. Alley, a 2009 graduate of Colorado Mountain College and former Ski Tip Lodge Sous Chef, brings 10 years of culinary experience to his new role.
“I’m truly excited to serve as the Ski Tip Lodge’s Executive Chef,” said Executive Chef Jordan Alley. “This is a homecoming of sorts, as I’ve previously spent time with the Ski Tip where I was able to gain first-hand insight into the award-winning restaurant.
“I look to continue in the tradition of creating a remarkable dining experience for guests while they visit Keystone. The Ski Tip Lodge presents the perfect opportunity for me to continue exploring my passion and joy for the culinary arts.”
Most recently, Chef Alley served as the Sous Chef with Z-Cuisine in Denver following time spent as the Sous Chef of Ski Tip Lodge, Chef de Partie of Fruition Restaurant in Denver and Chef de Partie of Bouchon in Las Vegas. Alley’s experience also includes five years of increasing culinary expertise and responsibility as part of Colorado Mountain College’s apprenticeship program with Keystone Resort.
The Ski Tip Lodge is a former 1800s stagecoach stop that has been transformed into a cozy bed and breakfast. Once the personal home of Keystone Resort’s founders, Max and Edna Dercum, the Ski Tip Lodge’s four-course dinner menu is rotated daily and consistently receives high reviews regarding its innovate entrees and superb service. The noted dining establishment was voted by diners as the number-six rated restaurant in OpenTable’s 2014 Top 100 Restaurants in America, compiled from more than five million reviews of more than 20,000 restaurants across the country.
The Ski Tip Lodge features a summer full of delectable culinary events, including Summer Après every day from 3-5 p.m., Sunshine and Wine tastings (July 12; Aug. 2, 30; Sept. 13) and Wine Dinners (July 20; Aug. 21; Sept. 18).
Keystone Resort has long been known as a place where families rule, and summers are no exception, where turning lifts carry mountain bikers, hikers and families seeking mountaintop summer adventures, rather than skiers and riders searching for fresh turns. From scenic lift rides and guided hikes to horseback riding and 36-holes of championship golf, the opportunities for summer adventures are endless.
For more information about Keystone, visit or call (877) 204-7889. Follow the resort at @KeystoneMtn on Twitter or at

About Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN)
Vail Resorts, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is the leading mountain resort operator in the United States. The Company's subsidiaries operate the mountain resorts of Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; Heavenly, Northstar and Kirkwood in the Lake Tahoe area of California and Nevada; Park City and Canyons in Utah; Afton Alps in Minnesota and Mt. Brighton in Michigan; and the Grand Teton Lodge Company in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Company's subsidiary, RockResorts, a luxury resort hotel company, manages casually elegant properties. Vail Resorts Development Company is the real estate planning, development and construction subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. Vail Resorts is a publicly held company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: MTN). The Vail Resorts company website is and consumer website is


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