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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Pickleball Demonstration

Come out and see why pickleball is the FASTEST growing sport in America! Join us Saturday, August 27 from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. Centennial Park,  410 W Rainbow Blvd. (adjacent to Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center) FREE! Fun for all ages — Refreshments provided! Contact: Kathy at 714-299-9262 or Stephanie at 719-395-8382 for more information.

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Chaffee County Pickleball

Did you know there is an active pickleball group in Salida and also BV?  This group is responsible for organizing pickleball play year round, and we are very thankful for their involvement with our rec department.  Pickleball is a paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong.  It is a great sport for […]

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Pickleball Demo Day in BV

Come out and experience the fastest growing sport in America on Saturday, September 26, from 10 – 11:30 am on the Buena Vista River Park basketball slab. Learn about the sport, get a chance to play in a fun and supportive atmosphere and meet some players! The demo day is free with refreshments included. Like […]

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Summer Pickleball schedule in effect

The scheduled times for Salida Recreation open pickleball play are on a summer schedule, which includes seven days a week of playing time morning, afternoon and evening at 2 locations! At Centennial Park (Holman Ave and Hwy 50, adjacent to Aquatic Center), pickleball can be played on all 3 courts Monday – Sunday, 8:00 – […]

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