Closed (end of season)
Season Start/End: 11/23 - 4/13
Elevation
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10789ft - 11952ft
Trails
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23%| 27%| 37%| 13%
Lifts
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8
Lift Tickets
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from US$0.00 to US$128.00
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Nestled along the Continental Divide in the Sawatch Range within the San Isabel National Forest near Salida, Colorado, Monarch Mountain features 800 acres of skier and rider accessible terrain blanketed by 350+ inches of natural snowfall. Although Monarch Mountain is known for its cat skiing, it offers 53 lift served trails rated at 27% beginner, 30% intermediate, and 43% most difficult. 130 of the 800 acres features hike-to terrain in the Mirkwood Basin wherein 88% is considered extreme and 12% is rated most difficult. Monarch Mountain thrives on offering cat skiing over 1,000 plus acres of expert terrain; steeps, trees, cliffs and bowls with great powder and spectacular views.

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Cafeteria and Sidewinder Lounge at base lodge. Many others in nearby Salida area. Ski shop at area. Hospital 20 miles away. Ski and snowboard school, rental and repair. Ski Instruction offers classes for all abilities; learn to ski packages, bump and powder. Also offer Children's Center for ages 3-6 years; special senior and women's programs. Child care for children ages 3-6 years.

Elevation

  • 11952ft
    Summit
  • 1162ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 10789ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 0
  • 4
  • 3
  • 8
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    23%

  • Intermediate Runs

    27%

  • Advanced Runs

    37%

  • Expert Runs

    13%

  • Terrain Parks

    2

  • Longest Run

    1 MILES

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening Ski Season: 11/23/2013
  • Days Open Last Year: 166
  • Projected Closing Ski Season: 04/13/2014
  • Projected Days Open: 166
  • Years Open: 75
  • Average Snowfall: 350"

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Common Misspellings

  • Monnarch, Monaarch, Monarc, Monarch, Monarrch

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