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Browns Canyon National Monument - Salida Colorado - Bureau of Land Management - Flickr
Browns Canyon near Buena Vista is one spot where people often seek the treasure due to one line in the poem. Photo Credit: Bureau of Land Management (flickr)

Getaway Guide: Spend a Weekend in Salida, Colorado

Formerly known as South Arkansas, Salida was given its current name at its incorporation in 1880. Like many small Colorado towns, mining and the Denver & Rio Grande railroad company played a big part in both the birth and longevity of Salida. Salida sits on the Arkansas River, has around a […]