- 22 Resorts
- Consistent Snow
- Diverse destinations
- Resorts open before those of many other states
- Home to Vail, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain
Season Start/End: 11/23 - 4/13
|10789ft - 11952ft|
|23%| 27%| 37%| 13%|
|from US$0.00 to US$128.00
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Monarch Mountain is a family-oriented ski area located in south central Colorado near Salida. Services include a ski and snowboarding school offering group and private lessons, a children's center, and a lodge with plenty of seating and a variety of food and drinks. Monarch relies on an annual average of 350" of snowfall to cover its 800 acres of terrain, with trails ranging in difficulty from beginner to expert. Monarch also offers guided snowcat tours on an additional 1000 acres of backcountry. Lots to do here, including snowmobiling, ice fishing, and snowshoeing. A visit to Salida gives shop-a-holics a chance to do their worst. A new mountain village is in the works.
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.
Monaarch, Monarc, Monarch, Monarrch, Monnarch