Next ShinDig Is this Saturday, May 13!

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 9:00am  This Saturday we’ll be working on the Rainbow Trail located to the west of Methodist Mountain Road/CR 108. There are some sections of trail where we will be building rolling dips, nicks, and removing the cupped berm on the downhill side of the trail. We will meet at the junction of CR […]

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GiddyUP! Bike Film Fest to Benefit SMT 

The GiddyUP! Bike Film Fest is coming to the Salida Steamplant tomorrow, April 29. Doors open at 6pm, and the movies start at 7pm. To get a taste of what this film fest has in store, check out a trailer here. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit Salida Mountain Trails. We’ll also be […]

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First Spring SMT Trail Work Day Is Saturday (Hopefully)

Weather permitting, this Saturday we plan to do some work on the Double Rainbow Trail (also known as Little Rainbow Extension). The trail is in pretty good shape, but we plan to enhance a few areas. Specifically, we hope to improve two out-sloped corners, and will be re-establishing the trail tread where the upslope has […]

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A Run Through Time Marathon Fundraiser Seeks Volunteers and Racers

A Run Through Time Marathon is one of the biggest annual fundraisers for Salida Mountain Trails, donating $15,000 to help build new trails over the past three years. In addition, A Run Through Time injects valuable tourism dollars to the businesses in our community, bringing 400+ racers and their friends and families to town every year. SMT […]

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SMT Accomplishments in 2016, Future Plans, and Thanks!

First and foremost, Salida Mountain Trails wants to thank all of our volunteers and partners who have contributed to our trail building and maintenance efforts this past year!  We’ve had great support from the community and have accomplished a great deal!   2016 Accomplishments: Trail Construction: We designed the brand-new Chicken Dinner Trail, it was […]

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450 Feet of New Hand-Built Singletrack Completed!

A massive “Thank You!” to the 37 incredible volunteers that came out to help us build a section of our new Chicken Dinner trail, as well as the excellent professional crew from Tony Boone Trails! We finished about 450ft of new singletrack, including three sections with some significant bench cutting and/or rock work. At this […]

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