Welcome to Monarch Mountain's Community Links Page. Here you will find links to groups and organizations that contribute to the overall experience at our friendly ski area.

Our relationships with other ski areas allows our dedicated season pass holders to ski and ride for a discount or even free at most places. The Chaffee County Visitors Bureau is a great place to learn more about the special place we live. Also take a moment to visit the Testimonial Page and see what people are saying about Monarch. We're glad you have visited our site and hope to see you on the mountain this season!

NSlogosNever Summer Industries

Focusing less on excessive promotion and hype, and more on using the highest quality materials, craftsmanship, and customer service has made Never Summer the world’s premier independent board company.

Go Sun Smart

The goal of this program is to provide employees with information about ways to protect their skin from the sun. Program materials include posters, newsletter articles, tip cards, and an interactive website. Researchers are also studying how sun safety information is passed from employees to ski area guests.


Handmade skis from a Salida, Colorado company. Built on feedback from local skiers, The Tomichi and No Name are hard chargers made especially for Monarch's bottomless snow. We're proud to support this made in Colorado local company and you should too! Monarch pass holders get 20% off!


Nestled in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina, Cataloochee is a favorite of those who enjoy a variety of trails and one of the best snowmaking systems in the South. Night skiing and riding is also popular. Pass holders receive three free days with no black outs.

Snowy Range

Located just west of Laramie, Wyoming in the Medicine Bow Mountains, Snowy Range is the perfect place for families looking to escape the crowds and cruise the stress-free slopes all day long. Monarch pass holders receive three free days with no black outs.

Devil's Thumb Ranch

Winters are not for just downhill. With more than 100km of groomed trails nestled in the pristine and private Ranch Creek valley at the base of the Continental Divide near Winter Park, Devil's Thumb is the premiere Nordic center for Colorado cross country skiing. Whether you enjoy skate, classic or snowshoeing; there's something for everyone. Pass holders receive three free days.


Linked to La Molina in the Arc 2500 area and close to the French and Andorran borders, Masella is located on the northern slope of Tosa d'Alp overlooking the Cerdanya Valley in Spain and is only 90 minutes from Barcelona. An impressive 3068 vertical feet of skiing awaits our pass holders who receive three free days with no black outs.

Red Mountain Resort

Located in the Kootenay Range of south-central British Columbia, Red Mountain is synonymous for tree skiing and powder days. An easy 2.5 hour drive from Spokane will get you to nearly 3000 vertical feet of the goods. Backcountry gates lead to incredible stashes that take you right back to the lifts. Passholders will receive 2 free days in conjunction with 20% off lodging. Please call RMRL properties are located at the base of RED Mountain.
Phone (877) 969-7669
redreservations.com redresort.com


Located only 12 miles from South Lake Tahoe, this gem in the rough, features 2000 acres, 2200 vertical feet, and an average of 480" of snow each season. Known as a great place for tree skiing and a laid back atmosphere, Sierra-at-Tahoe is offering our pass holders three free days.  Sunday through Friday and non-holiday only.


Monarch Mountain is proud to announce that the Toyota Dealers of Colorado Springs have become our official vehicle suppliers. The Toyota Dealers of Colorado Springs; Liberty Toyota Superstore and Toyota Scion of Colorado Springs will take $200 off your best Toyota price for Monarch Season Pass Holders. Just show your Monarch Season Pass and receive a $200 discount on a new Toyota.


Looking for huge vertical in an exotic location? Look no further than Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Tucked away in central British Columbia, it is poised to be the greatest ski area in North America. Our passholders receive 3 for 2 ski & stay package at the Sutton Place Hotel. Black out dates do apply (12/21/13-1/5/14 and 2/1/14 - 2/28/14). Please call 1.866.378.8866. 25% off ticket price for additional days (blackouts include 12/21/13 - 1/5/14 and 2/15 - 2/17/14). In addition, you'll also get 10% discount on cat and heli skiing in December and January.

Sol Vista

Sol Vista, located in northern Colorado and is considered a real family gem. In addition, it has one of the best mountain bike parks in Colorado. Pass holders receive 3 free days to ski and ride.

Red River

We're proud to have Red River included in our season pass partner program. 3 free days of skiing and riding await at this quaint resort tucked away in the southern Sangre De Cristo mountains.

Arizona Snowbowl

Monarch passholders ski half price at Arizona Snowbowl. Nestled in the San Francisco Peaks north of Flagstaff Arizona, this desert oasis averages over 270 inches of dry light powder each season.

Indianhead Mountain Resort

Enjoy three free days of skiing or riding at Indianhead. Located in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan, Indianhead is a year round resort known for it's natural beauty and over 17 feet of snow each season.


One of the premier steep skiing and riding destinations in the country! Located in Northern New Mexico, Taos serves up trees, bowls, chutes, and challenging hike to terrain. Pass holders receive 3 free days. Must present pass at ticket window to redeem. Not valid: 12/26/13 – 12/31/13.


Located 20 minutes southeast of Taos in the Sangre de Cristo mountains, Sipapu is New Mexico's oldest ski area and claims the longest season of any New Mexican resort. Known for a family-friendly atmosphere and no frills, Sipapu fits well as a partner resort. 3 free days.

Grand Targhee Resort

We're proud to announce our latest resort partnership, Grand Targhee (aka the Ghee). Known as a powder magnet with "out of this world" views of the Tetons, Targhee is offering our season pass holders free skiing with purchase of lodging option. For more details on this program, call: 1-800-targhee.


Enjoy three free days at Loveland this year with your season pass. Towering above I-70 along the Continental Divide, Loveland is a true local's mountain. With one of the longest seasons in Colorado, you are able to ski/ride even after we are closed. No black-outs.Skiloveland.com

Durango Mountain Resort

Formerly known as Purgatory, and still called that by locals, Durango Mountain Resort is offering our season pass holders three free days with no black-out dates. If you haven't heard, Durango is having an epic year. Take a trip to Purgatory and see for yourself.

Silverton Mountain

Monarch Mountain season pass holders will receive one free day of unguided skiing/riding either early or late season. Known for the steep and deep, Silverton Mountain is an advanced destination in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado. Valid: Unguided season only.


Nestled in the mountains outside of Glenwood Spring, Sunlight serves up the goods without the crowds. This year Monarch season pass holders can enjoy three free days at this great resort. Couple that with a soak and stay package, and you've got yourself a great getaway. No black-outs.


Located in the Wasatch Mountains of Utah and synonymous with powder, Alta should be on every skiers list. This season, your pass will get you half price lift tickets any three days you choose.

Angel Fire Resort

This year we have teamed up with this great resort to offer our season pass holders three free days of skiing and riding. Alpine family ski and snowboard vacation destination in the heart of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. No black-outs.Angelfireresort.com


Enjoy three free days at Pajarito with your Monarch Mountain season pass. Located in the Jemez Mountains of Northern New Mexico just across the valley from Santa Fe, Pajarito is known for great bump and tree skiing and riding. No black-outs.

China Peak

Located high above the central California town of Fresno, China Peak is offering our pass holders 3 free days of skiing and riding. When the forecast calls for one of those epic Sierra dumps, head on up to China Peak.

Ski Cooper

Located on Tennessee Pass outside of Leadville Colorado, Ski Cooper serves up laid back turns and crowd free lifts. A family friendly ski area with a locals feel. Monarch pass holders receive 3 free days.

Ski Apache

Formally the Sierra Blanca Ski Area, Ski Apache is the southernmost ski area in the U.S. Monarch pass holders receive 3 free days of the world's best warm weather powder skiing!

Bollé Performance Eyewear

Bollé delivers the highest quality sunglasses and goggles for performance and protection. At Bollé we are constantly refining our trademark combination of fit, fashion, and comfort, resulting in some of the freshest and most technologically advanced eyewear in the industry.

Hestra Gloves

HESTRA is one of the leading international glove brands in skiing, outdoor recreation and leisure. There are also Hestra glove models for professional uses such as construction work.

The North Face

Tested in labs. proven on expeditions. trusted by athletes. An American outdoor product company specializing in outerwear, fleece, shirts, footwear, and equipment such as backpacks, tents, and sleeping bags.


RECCO® is an avalanche rescue system utilized worldwide to rapidly locate burials. It is not a substitute for a transceiver, but does increase the chance of being found in time.
View our Avalanche Awareness video

River Runners

The best Colorado white water rafting vacations near Colorado Springs & Denver are here. Raft the Royal Gorge or book a hot springs & river rafting package. Fully guided white water rafting trips on the Arkansas River in Colorado

Monarch Snowmobile Tours

Monarch Tours offers a wide variety of snowmobile tours in and around the historic and scenic areas of Garfield, CO and Monarch Mountain. No matter what your level or experience, MST can customize a tour for you. MST also offer snowmobile rentals.

K2 Skis

Driven by innovation and a passion for the sports enthusiast looking for unique and authentic lifestyle experiences, we market snowshoe, bike, snowboard, in-line skate, telemark, alpine, apparel, and accessories. K2 Sports is what happens when fun meets science and technology.

Mountain Khakis

Monarch is proud to welcome Mountain Khakis as our official pant sponsor. MK builds quality, rugged casual wear for the active mountain lifestyle. From shorts to cords, MK delivers a solid product that will stand up to years of abuse. Get in their pants!

Colorado Ski Country USA

View information on almost all of the ski resorts in Colorado. Includes snow reports, resort details, and an impressive photo gallery.

Now This is Colorado!

Salida and Buena Vista Colorado's Official Visitor's Guide.

Salida Colorado Chamber of Commerce

View information on lodging, dining, and shopping in the town that Outside Magazine called "sweetly unpretentious".

Buena Vista Chamber of Commerce

View information on lodging, dining, shopping, and more.

Anderson Motors

Rocky Mountain Jeep Rentals will help you get offroad, off the beaten path, and experience all that Colorado has to offer. Drive your car here, load your gear in our Jeep and Camper, and it's off to your new adventure. Need help getting to the mountain? Our four-wheel drive jeeps and SUV's can get you there in style.

AMI Graphics

AMI Graphics and Monarch Mountain have teamed up to bring you authentic resort trail signs that you can customize with your name and favorite run printed on a 6 x 25" plastic sign.

Adams State College

Located in Alamosa, Colorado and founded in 1923, Adams State offers degrees in 16 different majors. If you are a student who loves to ski or snowboard, rock climb, and mountain bike, this is the school for you.

Colorado College

Located in Colorado Springs, CO, Colorado College is a private four year liberal arts and science school. Unique programs and a small student body make this a school for those who think out of the box.

High Country Bank

High Country Bank is the Official Bank or Monarch Mountain. It is a state chartered commercial bank that serves the Chaffee and Fremont counties of Colorado with offices in Salida, Buena Vista, and Canon City.


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Closing Day, thank you all for making this a GREAT season; thank you Mother Nature! See you all soon!