Columbine Manor Care Center is located in scenic Salida, a small town with rich history known for its thriving arts and recreation community. It is a popular tourist area, featuring skiing, whitewater rafting and the oldest historic district in Colorado. For a day trip, we suggest:
- The official website for the City of Salida provides information on all of the events, hotels, restaurants and sports found in the Salida area.
- FIBArk is the oldest whitewater rafting festival in the nation, celebrating every June when the Spring snow runoff from the mountains reaches the Arkansas River. The festival also features food, arts and crafts and musical performances.
- The Salida Art Walk is an annual art festival held in downtown historic Salida. Visual and performing artists showcase their work on the streets and in more than 40 galleries, restaurants and shops.
- Monarch Mountain Colorado Ski Resort is located on the Continental Divide, offering steep terrain, black diamond runs, tree skiing, fresh powder snow and Cat Skiing for families of all skiing expertise levels.