ACTIVITIES & ADVENTURES FOR EVERYONE
Hot springs, spa, hiking, biking, fishing, rafting, hunting, snowmobiling, skiing, horse back riding,
amazing mountain and water views, ghost towns, off-roading – Monarch Mountain Lodge has it all within reach.
Let our on-site concierge service make arrangements for you to chart your own course across the mountain or to downtown Salida for some great food and shopping in the historic city center. We are committed to getting our guests the best rates available with our local vendors.
FALL & WINTER ADVENTURES
SKIING & SNOWBOARDING
Real Colorado skiing! Monarch Mountain is famous for its deep snow and diverse terrain far away from the typical crowds.
Go where the snow is on Monarch Mountain with friendly guides and first class scenery. Guided tours and rentals available.
Meet the dogs, learn about the sport of mushing, learn how to harness dogs, and take dogsled ride through the national forest.
YEAR-ROUND AND ON-SITE ADVENTURES
Hike through the surrounding wilderness and admire the natural beauty of our mountain.
Hiker Day Pass:
We offer a $20 day pass to hikers in which they can utilize our showers, indoor pool, hot tubs, game room, indoor sports courts, and coin operated laundry room.
Hiker Package Hold:
Packages may be shipped to Monarch Mountain Lodge using the address below. When shipping the package, you must call ahead of time to get onto our "hiker hold log" and give us the package's anticipated arrival date. We charge a $10 package holding fee, or if a hiker chooses to purchase a day pass, the package holding fee will be complimentary.
Sit back and relax. Fish on site in our nearby stream and ponds. The options are plentiful.
RELAXING HOT TUBS
Soak in one of our deck hot tubs, overlooking the surrounding mountains and night sky.
SPRING & SUMMER ADVENTURES
Enjoy the water inside with our indoor swimming pool. All Lodge guests are welcome.
ZIPLINING AT THE ROYAL GORGE
Spend an action packed day adventuring down the Royal Gorge, the world's highest zipline location.
We team up with local Vino Salida and Mountain Spirit & Winery to bring you a grown-up adventure in the realm of Wine and/or Barrel Tastings.
Select from a 2- or 4-Door Jeep Wrangler or Cherokee for the day and roam the area as you please.
There's nothing like horseback riding on the mountain. Enjoy the great outdoors with a one or two hour ride.
MOUNTAIN BIKE RENTALS
Feel the wind beneath your wheels with single day bike rentals. Explore the area with your new ride.
ATV RENTALS AND TOURS
For something a little more fast paced, rent an ATV or schedule a guided tour.
THE ROYAL GORGE TRAIN
Travel in style aboard the Royal Gorge Train and see the views in the only way a train can.
Adventure down the Canyon independently, with your group, or schedule a fun Family Float tour!
Choose between several fishing locations, full or half day adventures, wade fishing, float fishing, shoreline fishing and more.
Monarch Mountain Lodge
22720 West US Hwy 50
Salida, Colorado 81201