Nestled in the middle of the State, Salida Colorado is 2 hours from Colorado Springs and 3 hours from Denver. Designated the largest historical district in the state, Salida Colorado has a historic western feel with history and culture available nearly everywhere you look. Downtown Salida is also designated a creative district, with artisans of nearly every genre – pottery, painting, murals, music, performing arts, plus culinary arts and wineries, breweries and distilleries. If you’d like to hear about multi-day trips or full service concierge packages we can put together for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us! We can book your lodging, make reservations, plan your adventure tours and take care of your entire itinerary when visiting Salida.
With its location in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Salida, Colorado is close to nearly endless outdoor adventure opportunities, and Aspire Mountain Tours is your one stop shop to explore them all. We offer kid-friendly rafting trips the whole family create memories on together near Browns National Monument, or adrenaline junkies can navigate world class whitewater. Hikers from novice to experts can explore over 175 trails around Salida, and the town itself sits in a ring of 15 different 14,000 peaks! Colorado Fly Fishing enthusiasts can cast into all levels of the water column of the Arkansas River, with local stretches of the river boasting nearly 5,000 fish per mile! If you can’t decide on what to do first, give us a chance to plan an amazing trip for you or your group to the get the most out of your Colorado adventure tours!.
“Gentry was an awesome tour guide and provided a lot of really interesting information about the areas we toured. You can tell she is passionate about what she does which made the experience that much more enjoyable. We had a great time and would recommend this tour to anyone who is wanting to get away from the city for a few hours :)”
- Kaylee G from Denver, Colorado
“We had a wonderful and enlightening tour with Aaron today. He is well-spoken “people person,” knowledgeable with the history of the area and time periods that preceded present day. We enjoyed every minute!! If we were to return to this area in-the future we will call Aspire Tours and Recommend you to anyone who asks.”
- The Backus family from North Carolina
“Ryan was great in getting us to and from our private Rocky Mountain National Park Outing, giving us a ton of information on Denver and the surrounding landscape. Once we got to the park, Ryan was able to point out a ton of unique aspects and facts about plants, animals, and geology encountered on the trip.”
- Ryan W. from San Diego, California