Snowboarding in Monarch Ski Area, Salida, Colorado USA

Base Elevation:
10790 ft (4400 m)
Top Elevation:
11961 ft (3645 m)
If you get easily bored and are looking for something different and extreme, Monarch Ski Area is the best place to visit. It located on U.S. Hwy 50, west of Salida, Colorado, on Monarch Pass. It is a well-known tourist destination, where you can have fun with family or friends.

Many people from all over the world visit this spot every year, as here they can find the appropriate amenities for their pleasure and adventure. So, get in touch with this environment and feel the adventure of snowboarding take you away.

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 snowboarders, 27% for advanced snowboarders 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 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.