Salida Scout Hut Renovation

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 […]

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Salida Bike Fest 2016!

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 […]

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We’re Hiring!

The Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center and Recreation Department are currently hiring for the following positions.  For more information or to apply, please stop by the pool. Aquatic Center Front Desk Clerk — The Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center is currently seeking a Front Desk Clerk who is friendly, enthusiastic, and computer savvy. Two to […]

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Third Community Track Meet Cancelled

The final community track meet of the summer that was scheduled for Monday July 18th has been CANCELLED. This is due to the use of the high school and track as the incident command post for the Hayden Pass fire. Thank you to all the participants who have supported our track meets this summer and […]

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Register soon for the FIBArk Land Events!

The Salida Recreation Department encourages athletes to sign up by noon on June 15th for this year’s FIBArk running and mountain bike races. After the 15th, all registrations will need to be done on-site on race day, which costs an additional $5 per race.  Registration forms are available at salidarec.com and at the Salida Hot […]

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Thursdays @ Six Concerts Begin Tomorrow!

This season’s Thursdays @ Six Concert Series begins tomorrow in Riverside Park!  The first concert will feature Wooden Rain, a local Marimba band. Details Where:  Riverside Park in downtown Salida Cost:  FREE!  Donations accepted for our youth scholarship fund.  This fund helps local children participate in programs, classes or memberships offered by Salida Recreation or […]

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