During the month of April each year the Salida Hot Spring pool hosts swimming lessons for the Longfellow Elementary and Salida Montessori physical education classes. This is a great program to give all students the opportunity to learn how to swim and learn basic water safety skills to use throughout their lifetimes. It is also […]
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, […]
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 […]
Thank you to all participants and volunteers of the 7th Annual New Years Day 5K! We had an incredible turnout of 138 racers! Top Male: Kenny Wilcox, time of 18:14.0, age 38 from Salida Top Female: Kristy Falcon, time 21:43.4, age 38, from Salida Click here for complete list of results.
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, […]
Volunteer to help out with the 5th Annual Salida Bike Fest. We can use folks to help with all the fun events including Banana Belt, Monarch Crest Crank, Traveling Vintage Bike Museum, Chainless Race, Bike Decorating and Bike Parade. In particular we can use help with the Banana Belt Loop Race Saturday, September 17. We […]