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 […]
The Salida Scout Hut will be undergoing extensive renovations beginning September 25, 2016. The estimated closure period will be 9 to 10 months. We are excited that the Scout Hut will be totally upgraded with new electrical, plumbing, additional restrooms, a catering kitchen, large deck overlooking the river and lots of other features. We will not be taking […]
Salida Bike Fest is coming, September 15 – 18 with four days of bicycle fun! Bike fun has a long history in Salida. Here is piece from The Salida Museum’s Spring newsletter, along with a pic. “Bicycling fever took off in the 1890s when manufacturers started producing “safety” bicycles to replace the hazardous high-wheelers. Not […]