We are Southern Colorado, and Monarch Mountain is one of the closest mountains to Colorado Springs — just 20 miles west of Salida. With a total of 63 trails, terrain parks, bowls, and more, Monarch has something for everyone! FOX21’s Krista Witiak shows us why this southern Colorado mountain is a favorite for locals and tourists alike.

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