The Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Board awarded $5.5 million in funding for 27 projects across the state today

Centennial Park Tennis/Pickleball Court Project 2017, $240,000 grant to the City of Salida In Salida, the Peak to Peak Pickleball Club and Salida Tennis Club have teamed up, raising $10,000 to renovate aging tennis courts to accommodate both highly popular sports. GOCO funding will restripe the courts in addition to installing windscreens, a practice backboard, […]

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Salida Chamber of Commerce announces March Business of the Month

Congratulations to the Salida Recreation and Hot Springs Aquatic Center for being named the Salida Chamber of Commerce’s March Business of the Month! They were chosen because of the many ways they give back to the community. Among those include Food Drives, Scholarship Programs, Swim Lessons for Longfellow and Montessori Schools, Monthly Free Swim for […]

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Upcoming Events!

March 21 – April 14 At-A-Glance Kayak Roll sessions will be cancelled during Spring Break, to resume Tuesday, April 4 through April 25, 7-9pm. March 27 – Moonlight Monday to benefit Save Our Schools Salida (SOSS).  10% off the day’s sales will go to SOSS, which funds Friday Enrichment Programming through Salida Recreation!  Go enjoy […]

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Salida Recreation Hires New Event Coordinator

The Salida Recreation Department has hired Matt Sweeney as it’s new Events Coordinator. Matt moved here with his girlfriend, Lara, from Colorado Springs in 2015 shortly after completing a degree in Outdoor Recreation. Matt has been coming to the city of Salida since he was a kid for the vast recreation opportunities- mainly rafting, skiing, […]

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