HISTORIC CEMETERY FROM 1875
On the National Register of Historic Places, Cleora Cemetery is a true boot hill burial ground with over 200 graves.
Hear the horrific tale of Salida's serial killer
- View some of the last wooden markers in the U.S.
- Over 1/3 of those interred were under the age of 21
40 ACRES OF HISTORY & DEATH
Ask about spirits in Salida, & you'll hear plenty of stories. Let your guide take you through this fascinating cemetery, full of ancient markers and heartbreaking stories.
Hear of the tragic murder of Salida's most famous lawman
Gorgeous views, sad stories
- Over 200 graves, most lost from memory
5-STAR RATED TOUR
A once-a-year tour. Offered only on Sunday evenings in October.
One grave talks to many visitors
See the beautiful artwork in hand-carved tombstones
Learn of Salida's colorful history, including brothels & saloons
October 1 - 31
6:00 PM ~ $20
20 person maximum. Not recommended for children under the age of 10. PG-13 tour, covering murders, ghosts, and adult topics. Not recommended for those unable to walk on rocky, uneven terrain. Loose footing, moderate hills. Not handicapped accessible.