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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Camp Fridays

Fitness Games, Nature Walks, Music & Arts Exploration! Salida Recreation is partnering with GARNA, Guidestone, Articipate, Maverick Potter & Joe Lobeck from Salida Circus. Each week different activities are grouped around a theme to encourage artistic, musical, natural, scientific and physical exploration. See front desk at Aquatics Center or www.salidarec.com for full schedule and details.  […]

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Youth Stroke Clinic Cancelled for Monday, 11/2

The pool is currently experiencing a temporary disruption with the flow of the hot spring water for the pools. We have been working diligently  to restore the flow. However, as of Monday, November 2, the water temperature in both pools, and especially the leisure pool, is significantly colder than normal (around 81 degrees).  This temperature […]

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Summer tumbling sessions added!

Instructor Tex Womack of High Country Gymnastics Academy will be teaching a 4 week tumbling series starting Friday, July 24. Coach Tex has been coming to Salida to bring his classes for the the past 2 years and many kids and parents are finding that he is skilled at teaching the fundamentals of gymnastics to […]

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