Next ShinDig Is Saturday, June 11

Our goal for the upcoming June ShinDig is to finish the work that we began in May. Last month, we successfully roughed-in the first–and steepest–half of the connector trail that will lead to the City’s soon-to-be-built labyrinth. Building this trail is one small way to say “thank you” to the City of Salida for purchasing and […]

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Next ShinDig Is this Saturday, May 14

Since our April ShinDig was canceled, the goal for our May ShinDig will be to rough out a connecting trail from the end of the Sweet Dreams trail to the location where the new Labyrinth, situated on city property, will begin. Please meet at the F-street Bridge parking lot at 8:45am, to leave for the […]

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April ShinDig CANCELED

Unfortunately, the ShinDig that was scheduled for this coming Saturday, April 16th, has been CANCELED due to incoming bad weather. We’ll undertake work on the Labyrinth trail during our May ShinDig. For now, be sure to check out these other ways that you can get involved with SMT: Additional Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities April 29, 7pm: […]

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Next ShinDig Is this Saturday, April 16

UPDATE: Unfortunately, the ShinDig has been CANCELED due to weather. We’ll undertake work on the Labyrinth during our May ShinDig. Saturday, April 16, 2016, 8:45am  The goal for our monthly ShinDig will be to rough out a connecting trail from the end of the Sweet Dreams trail to the location where the new Labyrinth, situated […]

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The New Burn Pile Trail Is Open

The new Burn Pile is finally complete! The crew at Tony Boone Trails finished the final segment from Lil Rattler to Spiral Drive late Monday. The final trail measures about 7/8th of a mile in length and drops close to 250ft in elevation. There are two ways to access the trail: one is by riding […]

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Burn Pile Construction Update

Burn Pile is a trail that has always been under-utilized, mostly because of the poor design and build quality. Frontside, on the other hand, was never designed to handle the volume of traffic it currently sees–much less what it will experience in the future. In an effort to direct descending mountain bikers off of Frontside […]

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New Signs Installed in the Arkansas Hills Trail System

This weekend Salida Mountain Trails installed brand-new signage in the Arkansas Hills Trail System to make navigating our excellent trails as easy as possible! Totaling 38 new trail name and map signs, this project was a lengthy undertaking many months in the making. The installation required 15 volunteers putting in some 160 volunteer hours, as […]

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February 2016 Shindig Has Been Canceled

The Shindig for February 2016 has been canceled due to snowy, muddy conditions. We’ll be sure to keep you posted as March rolls around but for now, grab those fat bikes, skis, or snow shoes, and get out and enjoy the snow! Additional Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities Shout out to the Rivers Edge and Boathouse Cantina. […]

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