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Monarch Mountain - Salida

Monarch Mountain - Salida Ski Conditions

Mon 02-27-17
Open
Past 48 Hours
2
Slopes, top station
Packed Powder
Base Depth
88
Provided by OnTheSnow.com

Monarch Mountain Ski Resort is located at the top of Monarch Pass, near the town of Salida in south central Colorado. This intimate ski area is known for its short lift lines, inexpensive restaurants, friendly staff on and off the mountain, and no traffic hassles to and from the ski area.

Less Crowds—More Skiing for Us

With over 670 acres of terrain, the area receives and annual snowfall of 350 inches. There are 55 trails for skiers and snowboarders consisting of 21 percent beginner, 37 percent intermediate, and 42 percent advanced. Services at the ski area include a lodge to relax and eat, as well as a ski and snowboard school offering group and private lessons, and a children’s center. Considered some of the best snowcat skiing in the state, the Powder Cats accesses 770 acres of expert terrain, steeps, trees, cliffs, and bowls. Guests enjoy skiing and riding in closely spaced trees, variable snow conditions, and extremely steep slopes. Read more the area's welcoming attitude with Ski Experience and the rider's stats Terrain Parks.

Off the Slopes

For those who need a break from the skiing and snowboarding, other recreational opportunities are available in Salida, Colorado. Snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and snowmobiling are favorite wintertime activities and Salida is known for its great value. It's a small town atmosphere with hot springs, local shopping, and restaurants.

Getting Here

For anyone living south of Denver, this should be the mountain you visit every weekend. Just two hours from Colorado Springs, discover this great mountain without the crowds and cost. For almost half the price on lift tickets compared to other resorts, you can find additional discounts and savings here. Skip the lines and visit this incredible vacation destination area for your winter travel.

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