By Wade Braodhead, Jenny Kedward, and Johnmark Wiley
Salida is Spanish for 'exit,' but the only thing you'll be leaving behind is ordinary.
Less than two hours heading West from Pueblo on Highway 50, through the hard rock curves of one of the most beautiful canyons on earth, Salida sneaks up on you. Nestled at the foot of a great rift valley surrounded by snow-capped mountains, Salida welcomes visitors to the real Rocky Mountains. What is interesting here is not just God's creation, but man's. The environment constructed over millions of years is enough to take your breath away, yet only sets the backdrop for a lovely town.Read more