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 »

Chisholm Park progress

Chisholm Park progress

Construction at Chisholm Park, located at 324 Hunt Street in Salida, took off this past week. The new pavilion being constructed at the park now has walls and a roof. Once completed, the pavilion will feature indoor/outdoor event space and restrooms. The project is scheduled to be … more »

July proclaimed Parks & Recreation month

On Tuesday, July 2 Mayor Don Stephens proclaimed July to be “Parks and Recreation Month”, affirming Salida’s commitment to supporting healthy, active and, above all, fun lifestyles. The national designation came from the U.S. House of Representatives and declared that public recreation, supported in part by tax payer dollars, provides a community with many benefits […]

Salida Hot Springs Pool will close at noon Friday 6/7 for Cyclones home swim meet; will re-open Monday at 6am

The Salida Cyclones will host their only home swim meet of the season, the Alicia Leavitt Memorial Swim Meet, this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The pool will close at noon on Friday and all-day Saturday and Sunday for public swimming. Anyone is welcome to stop by the Aquatic Center and cheer on the Cyclones as […]

Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center will re-open today at noon

The Hot Springs Aquatic Center will re-open at noon today, Monday, June 3, after a weekend of emergency repairs. The “School’s Out Free Swim Day” will take place as originally scheduled from noon to five at the pool. Questions? Call 539-6738 more »

Hot Springs Aquatic Center to Close May 31-June 4

Hot Springs Aquatic Center closure scheduled for Friday, May 31st The Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center will close Friday, May 31, at 5:00 p.m. The closure is due to unforeseen circumstances and a mechanical issue that requires immediate repair. The Aquatic Center maintenance staff will work through the weekend to remedy the problem. The pool […]

Hot Springs Pool to reopen at 6am Tuesday May 14th

The Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center will re-open Tuesday, May 14 at 6 am for lap swim.