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Monarch Mountain Ski & Snowboarding Resrt

What you would expect from a Colorado ski area -- natural snow and friendly people. Enjoy the terrain of a big resort at Monarch, but you will only lose the crowds, not your friends. Snowcat skiing is available.

Monarch is situated in the San Isabel National Forest in South Central, Colorado. The average snowfall is 350 inches!

Terrain Park on Ricochet -- Full of fixtures, fun boxes and rails.

Monarch's Children's Center offers Daycare while you ski!

Monarch Mountain Tubing

For the 2018-2019 season Monarch Mountain is creating a 450' snow tubing hill in the area below the Ramble On and Little Mo runs. Ground clearing began in June with plans to open the tubing hill this coming season.

"Over the years we've gotten a lot of inquiries about tubing in the area," says Carol Novak, Monarch's Director of Sales and Marketing. "With the new Monarch Tubing Park, we will be able to enhance the experience for our guests and offer families a classic winter recreational experience they can enjoy together."

Near the bottom of the tubing hill will be a yurt for check-in, and a rope tow lift will be installed for the uphill ride.

For more information or to book your tubing session - Visit Monarch Ski Resort

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River Orchard Place - Cabins on the South Arkansas River Web page link icon Special offers and discounts link icon
Homesteaded in 1800s surrounded by mountains in Poncha Springs, Orchard Place is on 800 acres. Cabins near Salida along South Arkansas River. Colorado's Garden of Eden for WEDDING! Ski in winter.

General Skiing Information


Season Opening Date: November 21, 2018
Season Closing Date: April 7, 2019
Vertical Rise: 1,162 ft.
Terrain: 800 acres
Number of Trails: 64
Longest Run: 1 mile
Trails:

  • green beginner symbolBeginner - 23%
  • blue intermediate symbolIntermediate - 27%
  • black diamond advanced symbolAdvanced - 37%
  • double black diamond expert symbolExpert - 13%

Terrain Parks: 2
Annual Snowfall: 350 inches
Lifts: 6 Total (1 Quad, 4 Doubles, 1 Conveyor) +2 Surface for Ski School
Lift Capacity: 8,900 riders/hour

Facilities

Base Elevation: 10,790 ft.
Summit Elevation: 11,952 ft.
Map Location: South Central J-11
Location: In Monarch, off Highway 50 between Salida and Buena Vista.

More Activities & Information

Salida, Colorado includes: Howard, Monarch, Poncha Springs



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