Ski boarding is a new trend among skiers around the world. Ski boarding has shorter skis than normal ones and it looks more like the small snowboards. It’s safer and easier to learn while it is getting funnier for the practitioners, since its design allows the skier to move and jump freely without loosing the control of the skis.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiboarding in Monarch Ski Area, Salida, Colorado USA
The resort offers to its visitors a wide range of winter activities, friendly atmosphere and the opportunity to enjoy themselves in all fields. It is skiboarding that can reach your adventure at the peak.
For your best activity, the resort offers a top elevation of 11961 ft (3645 m) and a base elevation of 10790 ft (4400 m). There are 63 trails, which are tailored to cover all levels of difficulty. You find 14% of trails designed for beginners, 28% for intermediate athletes, 27% for advanced athletes and for those who are interested in something more extreme, 31% of skiable access is at their disposal.
For those who have never tried this kind of activity, a ski school is available to teach them how to enjoy their sport with safety and fun. The longest run is 1 mi (1.6 km) and the snowfall reaches at 350 in (889 cm). The resort also offers 2 terrain parks. For your comfort, you will find 1 fixed quad and 4 double chairs with uphill lift capacity 6,000 people per hour.
This place promises fun for children and freedom for parents, since a kids club of daily care is available. After an exciting day, you can spend quality time in one of the most impressive cafes, restaurants and accommodations that you find nearby.