Climbing from 11,312-foot Monarch Pass to the Continental Divide at an altitude of 12,012 feet, this tram offers views of five mountain ranges—up to 150 miles away—when skies are clear. The tram includes six four-passenger gondolas. At the top is a gift shop. Pets are welcome. Allow 1 hour.
Monarch Crest Scenic Tramway
Monarch Pass, US 50, 22 miles west of Salida
Our Rating Hours Mid-May to mid-Sept, weather permitting, daily 8:30am–5:30pm Phone 719/539-4091 Prices Admission $10 adults, $8 seniors over 55, $5 children 3–12, and free for children under 3
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