Turbo Trees

Monarch Mountain

Monarch Ski Area

Salida

Well-spaced trees on a good grade.

Freeride Skiing Moderate

Distance
398 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
112 m
Low Point
3.5 km
High Point
3.6 km
Gradient
24˚
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Description

Turbo Trees offers a great gladed run with well-spaced trees on a relatively consistent grade. Like most of the runs on this aspect, the grade begins steeper and then tapers off a the bottom, but Turbo doesn't begin as steep or taper as dramatically as other parts of this face.

There are a few cliffs and rock outcroppings on the very top of the ridge, so most people enter just below the rock to avoid that pointless obstacle and make the most of the powder. With the wide spacing between the trees, this run is fun and surfy!

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, December

Features

  • Trees

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