HISTORY ON TAP
BEER & HISTORY--WHAT COULD BE BETTER?
The favorite tour among our guides. This 3-hour stroll is perfect for those wanting a deeper dive into Salida's remarkable history. Plus, you'll visit two bars where you can taste the locally-crafted beer.
You'll hear fascinating, true stories, learn interesting facts, visit famous sights, and get a behind-the-scenes look at Colorado's largest National Historic District. Plus, you'll visit sites off-limits to the public.
Take a private tour of a famous hotel from 1909
Be captivated by the saga of Salida's most famous Marshall
See where the infamous fire of 1886 ended
See beautiful, 140-year-old 'ghost signs'
Visit the spot of Salida's first mortuary
Did we mention there is beer?
INSIDER ACCESS TO LOCAL BUILDINGS
This tour takes you to places most tourists never know about. Hear fascinating tales of Salida's exciting, often violent, history. Plus, get the inside scoop on the best spots for dining, drinking, and shopping. Oh yeah, and two beer stops (tabs are on you).
View the beautiful 1890 Salida Opera House
Learn fascinating details of beautiful Victorian buildings
See the burial site of Loyal Duke, Salida's most beloved dog
Walk past historic Union Hotel--discover what made it special
Visit the spot of a grisly lynching that made national news
Hear how Salida had electricity in 1887 and see the site
5-STAR RATED TOUR
Guests from around-the-world rate this a 5-star experience on every travel platform. Schedule now and join the fun.
Hear a retelling of infamous shootouts & murders
Discover the story of how Salida funded the town on vice
See a bank vault from 1895
View historic photographs from pre-1900s Salida
Be captivated by the retelling of our most deadly shootout
May 1 - September 26
1 p.m. ~ $42
Price does not include alcohol
Tours are held regardless of the weather. Please wear appropriate attire. The tour route goes about 12 blocks. Hats, water, and cameras are highly recommended. 21+ to drink. 2 beers per guest included.
TUESDAY, THURSDAY, SATURDAY, & SUNDAY
FALL, WINTER, & SPRING SCHEDULE
September 26 - May 1
1:00 PM ~ $42
Tours are held regardless of the weather. Please wear appropriate attire. The tour route goes about 12 blocks. Hats, water, and cameras are highly recommended. 21+ to drink. Alcohol not part of the price.
TUESDAY, THURSDAY, & SUNDAY
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
We had out of town guests. The tour was a great outing, and a fun way to give them a little taste of Salida.
A great tour, interesting stories and history, visual connections to history, and a fun guide.
Highly recommend doing this!!
GAYLE ANNE DUDLEY
It was FAB and even tho I thought I knew a LOT about Salida, I learned SO much more. AND it was fun fun fun!