Monarch Lake Trailhead


Corona Lake on Rollins Pass

Located in the Arapaho National Recreation Area, this trailhead serves as a major access portal for the Indian Peaks Wilderness. Facilities include parking for approximately 40 vehicles, restrooms and a wilderness information cabin.


At a Glance

Operational Hours: 24 hours
Fees Arapaho National Recreation Area use fee required. $5 daily fee. Annual passes available. Arapaho National Recreation Area pass is waived for wilderness overnight campers with Indian Peaks Wilderness Backcountry Permit.
Permit Info: Valid recreation pass must be displayed on vehicle.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Bicycles and snowmobiles prohibited and pets must be on leash around Monarch Lake and in the wilderness.
Closest Towns: Granby, Grand Lake
Water: None
Restroom: vault toilets
Operated By: U.S. Forest Service
Information Center: Sulphur Ranger District, 9 Ten Mile Drive, PO Box 10, Granby, CO 80446, Phone: 970-887-4100, Fax: 970-887-4111, Contact Us

General Information


From Granby turn north onto U.S. Highway 34, travel approximately six miles to County Road (CR) 6. Turn east onto CR 6 (Arapaho Bay Road/NFSR 125), and drive 10 miles to the parking area.

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