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monarch mountain, colorado, telemark Credit: Monarch

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Monarch Mountain, CO is hosting its annual, free-to-attend, all-day Telefestivus event Sunday, February 13th, 2022, an event that celebrates the skill and thrill of Telemark skiing.

Telemark equipment is a type of downhill skiing equipment where the skier’s boot heel is not attached to the ski. The sport and the equipment are named after Telemark, Norway, where skiing is said to have originated. It’s a combination of alpine and Nordic skiing.

monarch, colorado Telefestivus! Credit: Monarch

The event will feature a variety of events and activities throughout the day, including demos, group tours, and prizes, and is free to anyone with a lift ticket, season pass, or uphill pass.

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