Get out in front of backcountry danger this winter, and keep safety top-of-mind! Seek education and training prior to heading out, or utilize a professional guide or a seasoned mentor to explore Colorado's backcountry. Find more ways to get informed and stay safe in Colorado.
Feel like donating or volunteering? Check out this list of area locations to give back to Salida.
Remember to stay safe and use caution. Road conditions and weather can change rapidly and frequently. Call 511 when traveling in and out of the area or use the COtrip site for information on roads.
Take a break from the slopes and go snow tubing down one of the hills at Monarch Tubing Park.
Visit the many art galleries in Salida's Certified Creative District.
Fat bike Cottonwood Pass. Cottonwood Pass is closed to automobiles during the winter and hundreds of miles of road is groomed by the Buena Vista Snowdrifters Snowmobile Club.