Salida

Hwys. 50 & 291
Salida, CO 81201

Related Stories (4)

  • River’s Edge
    12 months ago by Adam Roy

    When FIBArk (short for “First in Boating on the Arkansas River”) held its first whitewater race in 1949, river running was barely in its infancy as a sport. On June 12, the 66th edition of the annual festival will return...

  • Ten things to do for $10 this weekend, June 22-24, 2012
    3 years ago by Robin Edwards

    It may have felt like summer for the past few months, but now it's official. The season of ice cream trucks and bike riding has begun, and to celebrate, we have plenty of events, ten in fact, that you can participate in for less tha...

  • Walk Of The Town
    3 years ago by Susan Froyd

    Twenty years ago, Salida was a sleepy mountain town on the Arkansas river with a few galleries. River rafters knew it; so did artists looking for a scenic but quiet spot to live and work, and it was (and is) a nice riverside stopove...

  • Christo's Over the River is over the hump
    4 years ago by Susan Froyd

    Word came down yesterday from the Bureau of Land Management in favor of large-scale installation artist Christo's Over the River project slated to cover areas over a 42-mile stretch of the Arkansas River in southern Colorado with fa...