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Thanks for the Memories

Thanks for the Memories

GM Update
Hello to all of you and I hope this finds you in good shape after a great season.  I would...
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New Perspective

New Perspective

GM Update
I hope this finds all of you well.  This season I ventured into the uphill game.  I set myself up...
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New Year … Finally

New Year … Finally

GM Update
This is a little late, but Happy New Year to all of you.  After a long drought of snow it...
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Go Time!

Go Time!

GM Update
It has taken every ounce of patience we could muster, but the day has finally come.  At 10:30AM this morning...
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Let’s do a Recount!

Let’s do a Recount!

GM Update
Last year around this time I posted a short history of our opening dates.  At risk of repeating myself I’m...
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The Vibe Experience

The Vibe Experience

GM Update
I was once approached by an employee to explain my management philosophy. At first I thought that that would take...
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No Better Place to Be

GM Update
This is the time of year that gets me most excited.  Once October roles around we start to see the...
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Winter is Coming

Winter is Coming

GM Update
I hope this finds you all doing well.  We received our first sign of winter with a skosh of snow...
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Excitement is Growing

Excitement is Growing

GM Update
Monarch Mountain 2021- 2022 Operations Plan I hope this finds you all doing well.  Last season was certainly one for...
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Signing Off … Temporarily

Signing Off … Temporarily

GM Update
Thank you all again for visiting us this season.  I am signing off for the summer since most of what...
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A Salute to the Best

A Salute to the Best

GM Update
Golden Butterflies - Each year we recognize those on our staff who have gone far beyond the boundaries of their...
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That’s a Wrap!

That’s a Wrap!

GM Update
We will close for the season April 11, 2021.  Although we had a little delay in opening, we were still...
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Room for More

Room for More

GM Update
Thank you Mother Nature for rewarding our collective efforts with some glorious powder.  We’ve received 28 inches over the last...
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Powder Time

Powder Time

GM Update
It has been a crazy night.  The forecasts have been all over the place.  A few of my friends and...
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Negative is a Positive

Negative is a Positive

GM Update
It has been quite a season and a challenging one at that.  We are now more than two thirds the...
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Hug a Liftie

Hug a Liftie

GM Update
A year ago, we began working on a plan to be able to put this ski season together under these...
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Optics

Optics

GM Update
Hope this finds all of you doing well.  We have had some exciting weekends the past couple of weeks.  We...
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Outbreak?

Outbreak?

GM Update
Recently it has been reported by the Colorado Department of Health that Monarch Mountain is currently an official outbreak site. ...
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Finally!

Finally!

GM Update
Finally, a reprieve from the madness! We don’t have to take it anymore … that’s right, it finally snowed again! ...
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Encouraging Signs

Encouraging Signs

GM Update
Hope all of you are doing well this new year. My New Year’s resolution is to focus on the positive...
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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

GM Update
With a week to go before Christmas all of us from Monarch Mountain would like to wish you a very...
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The Circle is Complete

The Circle is Complete

GM Update
March 14, 2020 marked a day that we will never forget.  That evening we were told by the Governor that...
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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

GM Update
6 Reasons to be Thankful: 6. The collective efforts of the teachers and school administrators for all the hurdles they...
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Ugh …

Ugh …

GM Update
Well … the storm we were expecting didn’t quite pan out for us.  There is nothing but clear skies through...
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The Results Are In!

GM Update
No not that. I always ask folks if they know the difference between a snow cone and a soft-serve ice...
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Ski Well Be Well

Ski Well Be Well

GM Update
The National Ski Area Association (NSAA) has recently released their moto for this coming season: Ski Well Be Well.  We...
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Brothers and Sisters in Arms

Brothers and Sisters in Arms

GM Update
First and foremost I would like to thank all of you who have shown trust in us this season.  There...
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Takes Two to Tango

Takes Two to Tango

GM Update
Monarch Mountain 2020-2021 Season Operating Plan Randy Stroud – GM/COO Monarch Mountain It has certainly been an interesting Spring and...
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Excitement in the Air

Excitement in the Air

GM Update
Well … the smoke from the numerous fires across the Western states got a little reprieve last night and dumped...
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Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect

GM Update
Hope this finds all of you doing well.  The conversation about skiing this season is certainly heating up over the...
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Our New Baby!

GM Update
First and foremost, I would like to thank all of you who have committed to us thus far.  Your support...
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Believe!

Believe!

GM Update
Feels like it has been forever since we shut down in Mid-March.  These times have certainly proved to be challenging...
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Reduce, ReUse, Recycle … Yep

Reduce, ReUse, Recycle … Yep

GM Update
Some genuinely passionate staff members approached me the other day about what we are doing about reducing our “Carbon Footprint.” ...
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Please Wait to be Seated

GM Update
Well, as you know, we’ve been feverishly changing things up around here to adapt to this thing that folks are...
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Recreation Reigns

GM Update
Always around the Fourth of July weekend I get to thinking about how fortunate we are for our independence.  Even...
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So About That Experiment?

GM Update
Tip to tip is legit!  As many of you know Arapahoe Basin opened for a few weeks and closed this...
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Room to Grow

GM Update
One thing that has become clear to us while looking into adapting our environment to this new normal is that...
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More Elbow Room

GM Update
Well there is not a whole lot to update since last week.  We continue to keep our operation in hibernation....
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Experiment Time

Experiment Time

GM Update
The most difficult turn on any steep is the first one. Believe me there is much discussion amongst all of...
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Focusing on Our Soul

GM Update
Well, as you know, the world turned upside down beginning in March and got drastically more complicated on March 14.  ...
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Dear Friends

GM Update
Greetings to all of you.  I hope this letter finds you and your family safe and well.  These are certainly...
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