Recreation

Salida Recreation 2014 Fitness Challenge

    Did you know that willpower is a finite resource? That the more you tax your reserves, the less available it will be for future decision making? One way to fight back when you are trying to set and keep goals or resolutions is to shrink them down to a tiny, minute size, … more […]

Electronics and Latex Paint Recycling Event November 23rd

Clean out the clutter and help provide jobs to people with developmental disabilities In cooperation with Blue Star Recyclers of Colorado Springs and Southern Colorado Recycling of Pueblo, the Salida Recreation will be hosting an electronics and latex paint recycling event on Saturday, November 23 from 9am – 1pm at the recycling center behind the […]

Salida Recreation Is Looking For Your Input!

Salida Recreation will be conducting a brief survey regarding the Hot Springs Aquatic Center and recreation programming through November 10. Surveys can be taken online or paper copies may be picked up at the pool. The survey will be used by the recreation department and the City of Salida to determine what programs and services […]

Salida’s Whitewater Park featured for Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO)’s 20th Anniversary

The City of Salida’s Whitewater Park, which was partially funded via a grant from Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO), is featured in a 20th Anniversary “20 for Our 20th Anniversary” feature on the organization’s website: http://www.goco.org/featured-projects The selected projects have been featured for being great projects that “represent some of the best Colorado has to offer.” […]

Salida named a Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists

The City of Salida and Salida Recreation are proud to announce that our community has been chosen as an official Bicycle Friendly Community. This designation comes from the League of American Bicyclists and is decided following a lengthy application process. The Silver Level designation will be presented at the City Council meeting Tuesday, Oct. 15. […]

Chisholm Park now open

  Chisholm Park, located at 324 Hunt Street in Salida, is now open and the beautiful new pavilion is complete! The pavilion is available to rent for your next event. Enjoy this new space and improved park. The opening reception and ribbon cutting took … more »

Salida Bike Fest Returns September 11- 15!

Salida Bike Fest is back and better than ever this year! Whether you ride a cruiser, road bike, strider or unicycle, there is something for everyone at this year’s festival which will take place Sept. 11-15. The fun will begin Wednesday night with a social mixer at the Salida SteamPlant. Drinks and light appetizers will […]

McCormick Park Dedication Ceremony

McCormick Park Dedication Ceremony

Salida’s newest park, located alongside the Arkansas River behind the Touber Building at 448 E. 1st St was dedicated in a ceremony to former City Councilman Jim (‘Jimmy’) McCormick yesterday. The dedication included the unveiling of a commemorative plaque in honor of Jimmy’s … more »

McCormick Park dedication Monday, August 19 at 4pm

Former Councilman Jim McCormick will have a park dedicated in his honor this coming Monday, August 19 at 4pm. The Park is located behind the City Hall side of the Touber Building (448 E 1st St.) along the Arkansas River. After years of service to the community, including serving almost 8 years on the Salida […]

Southwest Conservation Corps finish up work on Salida trails

Southwest Conservation Corps finish up work on Salida trails

With support from lottery funds through Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO), in partnership with the Colorado Youth Corps Association (CYCA), the City of Salida launched its first coordinated attempt to tackle the weeds that have become a problem along Salida’s urban trail system. The Southwest … more »

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