Old Monarch and Monarch Pass

Monarch Pass is the highest point at an elevation of 11,312′ on the coast to coast US Hwy 50. The Pass is located on the Continental Divide at the southern end of the Sawatch Range, approximately 25 miles west of the town of Salida.   The pass carries U.S. Hwy 50 over the Sawatch Range, … Continue reading Old Monarch and Monarch Pass