Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Monarch Mountain

Planning a ski trip to Monarch Mountain? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Monarch Mountain stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Monarch Mountain review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 1.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 32%
  • Beginner
  • 29%
  • Families
  • 44%
  • Intermediate
  • 38%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 26%
  • Advanced
  • 35%

Helpful Highlights:

Our family has always enjoyed our time skiing at Monarch. We love the fact that they have only “Real” natural snow. Setting on the Continental Divide you ma...

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  • 5

    Great place to go!

    by Hosstheskier - 17th January 2011

    Pros: Great slops!

    Cons: I cant think of a con.

    Me and my family go here about every other year. I have been to a few different places. Monarch is the best!... Full review

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  • 5

    Great place

    by Hosstheskier - 17th January 2011

    Pros: Great slops and great people

    Cons: I cant think of any cons

    Me and my Family go here about every other year, its a great place for the family and the people are very friendly.... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Snow in Colorado

    by AltaP - 2nd November 2009

    Pros: Great Tree Skiing, Awesome Cat Skiing, Fluffy Powder

    Cons: Day was too short

    Great resort for everyone. Very family friendly. Great terrain and lots of snow. The nearby town of Salida offers cheap lodging, great food and an outsta... Full review

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  • 5

    Monarch Mountain Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st February 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Because I live in Colorado and fairly easy driving distance to most of the "Famous" resorts, I can ski where I please. Until today 2-1-08 Wolfcreek had the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Great place to ski, great value

    by kcflyers - 10th February 2012

    Pros: Family friendly, great value, good snow

    Cons: No nite life, must go to Salida (18 miles)

    I regularly ski Monarch. Have skied Europe, most areas of Colorado. Very happy with Monarch. Excellent value, about 2/3 cost of the "name" resorts. Good... Full review

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  • 5

    Sweet!

    by CaptainNoBeard - 17th April 2010

    Pros: Not very crowded, nice runs, nicer people, and cheap lift tix!!

    Cons: A little theft

    We went up to Monarch for spring break after some friends recommended to us, and i gotta say: Wow. I mean, we had our doubts after looking for hotels in ... Full review

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Monarch Mountain is changing the definition of group skiing/riding. Traditional group ski travel has been defined as a minimum of twenty to twenty-five people to receive group discounts. Not any longer at Monarch Mountain. Group pricing is now available to parties of ten or more with all-day adult lift tickets starting as low as $40.00. More

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