Overview

Breathtaking! AHRA offers world-class whitewater boating, fishing, sightseeing, bicycling and hiking along 152 miles of the Arkansas River.  Below the towering peaks of the Saguache and Sangre de Cristo Mountains, we have 101 campsites at 6 of the best riverside campgrounds in the valley.  Wildlife abounds, and there's no shortage of adventure to be found - from Fast Track trails to Wet and Wild raft trips to a lazy day fishing or sunning beside the water.  Get the information and maps you need at the AHRA Visitor Center in Salida.

Amenities
Discounts: Other: Low Income and Disablity Passes available, Senior Citizen
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Amphitheater, Campsites, Concessions, Gift Shop, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on site, Pets on Leash Allowed, Picnic Area, Restrooms, Visitor Center on site
General Information: Hours of Operation: AHRA Visitor Center Salida is open 8 - 5 Sunday-Saturday May-Sept; Mon-Fri 8-4:30 Oct-April. Recreation Sites open 24-7 all year long, weather permitting., Seasons of Operation: Year round
On-site Activities: ATVing, Biking, Birding, Camping, Canoeing/Rafting/Kayaking, Fishing, Four-wheeling, Hiking/Backpacking, Horseback Riding, Nature/Interpretive Trail, River Tubing, Rock Climbing/Rappelling, Scenic Drive, Scenic Overlook, Wildlife Viewing
On-site Lodging: Tent Sites
Payment Methods: Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Visa
Rate Information: Cost of Admission: State Parks Pass; VC free
Rentals: 4-wheel Drive, ATV, Bicycle, Fishing Boat, Fishing Gear, Horse, Kayak, Other: Note: Rentals are through private vendors, Raft, Tube
Tour Information: Guided Tours, Self-guided Tours, Tour Schedule: Schedule varies, check with Visitor Center