Family Friendly Winter & Summer Activities

Monarch Mountain

Open from  November-April, Monarch Mountain features 800 skiable acres and 53 lift-served trails. We highly recommend the family friendly atmosphere on the mountain.

Ski, snowboard or tube at Monarch

Monarch Dog Sled Rides

A great way to checkout the San Isabel National Forrest. Located 30 minutes from Salida, CO. 

Dog sled rides

Fish Hatcheries

Come feed the fish

Open 7 days a week 8am-3pm

Mt. Shavano Fish Hatchery (Salida)

Guided Fly Fishing

Where and when to fish?  What to use?

Ark Anglers (Salida & Buena Vista)

ATV & Snowmobile Guided Tours

Come enjoy the fun of riding through the back country of the Rocky Mountains. All Season Adventures has the ATV Rental or Tour for you and yours.

All Seasons Adventure Inc (Poncha Springs)

Jeeps, ATV’s, Side by Sides & Motorcycles

Ark Valley Motor Sport Rentals offer a variety of motor sport recreational rentals for summer or winter. With an elevation range of just under 7,000 ft to above 14,000 ft, you can expect to see at least two seasons in a day!

Ark Valley Motor Sports Rentals (Nathrop & Buena Vista)

Zipline Tour

The Lost Canyon Zipline Tour consists of 7 cables -- 6 exciting, high-flying cable rides between 200-700 feet in length and a practice (Bunny Zip) cable that is 80 feet long. 

Ages 6 and up, Weight at least 55 lbs.

Captain Zipline (Salida)

Horseback Riding

Granite Mountain Outfitters horses are gentle and are suited for beginner to experienced riders. 

Our minimum age for trail rides is 6 years old for safety reasons.

We do offer pony rides at the ranch for children too young to go on the trail ride ($15) Space available.

Granite Mountain Outfitters (Poncha Pass)

Mini Golf

18 hole course

10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Rocky Mountain Mini Golf (Salida)