Monarch Pass, Colorado

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Monarch Pass, Colorado

Elevation: 11,312 feet

Nearest Towns West Of Divide: Gunnison

Nearest Towns East Of Divide: Poncha Springs

Rivers/Watersheds West Of Divide: Agate Creek, Tomichi Creek, Gunnison River, Colorado River

Rivers/Watersheds East Of Divide: West Arkansas River, Arkansas River, Mississippi River



Monarch Pass is intersected by State Highway 50 in central Colorado and is thoroughfare that is open all year.



The views on the east side of Monarch Pass (above) are very scenic.



During summer months, a gift shop, restaurant and rest area are open.

Related Links

Bike Monarch Pass - My bike ride up Monarch Pass in July 2005.

Monarch Pass Web Cam - My tribute to the Monarch Pass web cam with link.

Monarch Mountain - The ski area of Monarch Mountain.



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