Monarch is situated approximately 75 miles (121 kilometers) away from Steamboat Springs and about 75 miles (121 kilometers) from Vail - Beaver Creek.
From much-loved, tourist hotspots to lesser known gems, Southwest Colorado is dotted with fabulous attractions. You'll also find Nathrop, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest, and Buena Vista 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest.
About 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the northwest of Monarch is Aspen, a regional center where you can visit Harris Concert Hall, Ute Cemetery and Aspen Mountain. Isis Theatre, Independence Pass and Mill Street Fountain are more attractions in Aspen that should be included on every traveler's schedule.
Southwest Colorado is known for its fine archeological sites; these are often evocative portals into the area's colorful history.
Plan a trip during winter and take advantage of winter pastimes such as skiing and cross-country skiing. These activities are available in the Southwest Colorado. There are plenty of adventures to be enjoyed. Around Southwest Colorado. Have a go at rock climbing or hiking to get your adrenaline pumping.
The world is like a book and if you don't travel you may remain on the same page day after day after day. So book your trip and make the most of the delights to be found in Monarch.