Phone: 719- 539-9329 | 9008 CR 240
Salida, CO 81201
Colorado Firecamp, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, wildland firefighter school trains about 900 students annually, based at the Ponderosa Lodge north of Maysville. Founded in 2002 by volunteer firefighter Kent Maxwell in response to that summer's destructive wildfire season in Colorado and other western states. Colorado Firecamp has become a nationally recognized advocate for firefighter safety and the country's largest chainsaw tree faller training program.
Phone: 719-539-4826 | 405 E Street Salida, CO
Public library honoring the Colorado CLC card. Visitor card available. In addition to a good collection of books, newspapers, magazines, and other media, services include public Internet computers, Wi-Fi access, programs for children and adults, helpful staff. Nine holiday closures per year: New Year's Eve & Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day.
The purpose of the Salida Spartan Athletic Booster Club is to celebrate and support all Spartan athletes and coaches. Membership is one of the many ways the group collects funds to support athletics in the form of team grants, athlete and coach dinners, and scholarships for graduating seniors. The Salida Spartan Athletic Booster Club is proud to have been a part of the many years of tradition in Salida and strives to maintain community and school involvement through events such as the traditional homecoming bonfire, team and individual sports photos, and participating in school events like back to school night. The club sells Spartan merchandise to promote Spartan purple pride. Athletic Booster Club Member Signs around town show the student athletes they have a lot of fans behind them. Our motto has been “Shoulder to Shoulder, Side by Side, We Can Win with Spartan Pride!!”