Posts Categorized: Recreation

USA Pro Cycling Challenge less than a week away.

The inaugural USA Pro Cycling Challenge is only 1 week away! There will be many fun and exciting events in Chaffee County – the start of Stage 1 in Salida on August 23 and then Stage 2 on August 24 as the race goes over Cottonwood Pass thru Buena Vista en route to the finish in Aspen.

Salida represents in epic Colorado trail race

On August 1, 2011 68 anxious cyclists departed from the Indian Creek Trailhead just west of Denver, Colo. Packed for the worst while hoping for the best: Riders were in for an epic singletrack journey of a lifetime. Local Salidian crushes it on a “single speed.”

Bike race festivities ramp up

As you’ve heard by now, there is a pro cycling event passing through our community in two weeks. We want to show the country and the world that we’re an active community. We’re requesting your organization or business’s presence at the LiveWell presents “Salida Moves” the morning of the race.

Free Salida concert

Presented by Go-To Guide and Salida Recreation, “Thursdays at Six” brings local musicians to YOU for a FREE show! We encourage you to bring the family, a blanket and picnic, and enjoy the summer evening, Salida-style.

FIBArk Boater X video!

The Numbers Boater X Race at #4- Fibark 2011 from SamBricker on Vimeo.

This video was shown Saturday night at the Steamplant Ballroom alongside a DJ and a pumping dance floor of boaters. Organized and quickly edited by Sam Bricker with the shooting and rigging help of Bill, Matt, Nathan and