Welcome to the 18th annual SnowCat Program! The program is designed for ANYONE – 7 and older who would like to have the opportunity to ski or snowboard at Monarch Mountain for reduced prices. Participants must read the information packet carefully, register and sign ezWaiver online and then turn in proper forms and payment by each due date!

2018/2019 SCHEDULE

  • Friday, January 18, 2019 (Due 1-17-19)

  • Friday, February 1, 2019 (Due 1-26-19)

  • Friday, February 15, 2019 (Due 2-9-19)

  • Friday, March 1, 2019 (Due 2-23-19)

  • Friday, March 29, 2019 (Due 3-23-19)


+ Schedule is subject to change, check School Calendar for most up-to-date events



Lift Tickets

  • Junior Lift Ticket (7-12 yrs.) – $26

  • Teen Lift Ticket (13-18 yrs.) – $29

  • Adult Lift Ticket (19+ yrs.) – $39



  • $60 (7-12 yrs.) – 4-hour group lesson

  • $68 (13+ yrs.) – 4-hour group lesson

  • $30 (7-12 yrs.) – 2-hour group lesson

  • $48 (13+ yrs.) – 2-hour group lesson


* Lesson:  First time skiers or snowboarders will be required to attend a 4-hour group lesson (7-12 yrs. – lunch included).  All other students, ability levels 2/3, will be required to attend lessons until they are a level 4/5.  Helmet included in both 2- and 4-hour lesson packages.



  • skis, boots, poles, helmet – $22

  • snowboard, boots, helmet – $22

  • helmet only – $15 (required for participants 7-18 yrs., included if a rental is purchased)


Depart: Custer County School (West Parking Lot) @ 7:00 A.M.
Arrive: Monarch @ 8:30 A.M.
Ski/Snowboard: 9:00 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.
Lessons: Begin @ 10 A.M.
Lunch: 12:15 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
all students must report to Carrie Smith at lunch
Ski/Snowboard: 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Depart: Monarch @ 4:30 P.M.
Arrive: Custer County School (West Parking Lot) @ 6:00 P.M.


To participate in the program, every participant needs to register online with ezWaiver for tickets, rentals and/or lessons by the dute date prior to each trip.  Then, submit payment if paying with cash/check and permission/agreement forms to Carrie Smith at the Custer County School office.  If paying with a credit card, you will need to call Carrie Smith with credit card information to submit to Monarch.  

Follow the instructions below to register for each trip.


1. Register online with ezWaiver using the link below for each trip date:

2. Submit to Carrie Smith at Custer County School:

If you only need to ride the bus and do not need tickets, rentals or lessons, you must still fill out and submit the Permission Form and Custer County Agreement.

 –  ezWaiver General Instructions  –

1.  Read over the ezWaiver Do’s and Don’ts section beneath the link ↓.
2.  Click on ezWaiver.
3.  Select the Get Started button or Go To Login button to log back in to an existing account.
4.  Choose the option that best describes who you are filling out a waiver for.
5.  Identify yourself first.
6.  Confirm your personal information.
7.  Create your signature and initials.
8.  Sign and save your waiver.
9.  If adding a minor, click Add A Minor.

  • Confirm your minor’s information

  • Sign and save your minor waiver

  • Repeat step 9 for additional minors

10.  Make sure to accept and apply your signatures.
11.  You will receive a conformation email once your waiver has been completed.

 –  ezWaiver Do’s and Don’ts  –

All Participants:

  • Every participant must complete and sign this liability release in advance.

  • Please have all information in ezWaiver a minimum of 7 days prior to arrival so we can ensure all the appropriate reservations are made for tickets, rentals and lessons.

  • All adults must sign for themselves.

  • Once your waiver is generated, you must still apply your signature to the document and save.

  • You will know that your waiver is complete when you receive a confirmation email.


  • An adult must sign for participants younger than 18 years of age.

  • If you have minors, you can add them after you enter your information and choose whether or not you are participating.

Account Information:

  • Your password can be reset if you forget it.

  • The group leader has the ability to check waivers if you need to confirm information.

  • Changes cannot be made directly to your release form once you have signed it so to make changes please call a Monarch Group Sales staff member at (719) 530-5102.

  • Changes/additions made to reservations within 48 hours prior to your arrival will cost $5.

© 2019 by Custer County School District C-1

709 Main Street, P.O. Box 730, Westcliffe, CO 81252, School Office - (719) 783-2291, Fax - (719) 783-4944

Background photo courtesy of 2015 Custer County graduate Brittanee Bohannan


In compliance with Titles VI & VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, and Colorado law, Custer County School District does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability or need for special education services in admissions, access to, treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates. Complaint procedures have been established for students, parents, employees and members of the public. The following person(s) have been identified as the compliance officer for the district:  Principal, Joe Vergilio, 709 Main Street, Westcliffe, CO 81252, (719) 783-4921.


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