Monarch Ski and Snowboard

Monarch Ski and Snowboard area is a ski resort located in Monarch, Colorado. It is truly the best kept secret in Colorado with all fresh powder made from Mother Nature (no manmade snow) and Skiing on the Continental Divide. The ski area is located only 3 miles from our vacation home in Garfield, Colorado on Highway 50. The ski area is situated on Monarch Pass and the Continental Divide with 54 trails, two terrain parks, and extreme terrain area call Mirkwood. Offering Nordic trails, snowshoeing, guided backcountry snow cat tours. One of the most famous runs is at the top of the mountain called Skywalker which follows the ridgeline of the Continental Divide. The Ski area offers great beginner trails to the thrilling Snow Cat Skiing with diverse expert terrain featuring wide open bowls, steep chutes and beautiful glades. Monarch is opened daily from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM from mid-November to early April depending on Mother Nature. Go online to purchase your lift tickets for a discounted price.
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