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  • John McConnell Math & Science Center
    2660 Unaweep Ave.
    Grand Junction, CO 81503
    Dedicated to "putting science in the hands of kids," the center features over 150 interactive exhibits in biology, physics, earth and space science, and electronics. Kids of all ages are encouraged...
  • Epic Escape Game
    605 Grand Avenue
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    Grand Junction's First Escape Room! The concept is simple: You and your team will be locked in a room where you have 60 minutes to find clues, solve puzzles and escape the room before your time is...
  • Bookcliff Alpacas
    2034 J Road
    Fruita, CO 81521
    Small alpaca farm located in Fruita, Colorado. Tours by appointment. 
  • Dinosaur Digs
    462 Ute Ave.
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    Spend an unforgettable day with a real paleontologist and discover fossil treasures on a dinosaur quarry expedition. All transportation, lunch, drinks and field instruction are provided. One- and...
  • Bookcliff Activity Center
    540 1/2 29 1/4 Rd.
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    Bookcliff Activity Center is Grand Junction's first activity center with a plethora of drop-in activities such as basketball, volleyball, table tennis and even youth playtime. The facility is...
  • Rocky Mountain Gun Club
    545 31 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    Rocky Mountain Gun Club is the only premier indoor shooting range open to the public on Colorado's western slope, offering safe family fun at a reasonable price. The facility includes a 14 lane...
  • Spin City
    637 24 1/2 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    scholtes Spin City is dedicated to providing affordable fun for everyone! Skating, bowling, laser tag, kids playground, arcade, and more.
  • Powderhorn Mountain Resort
    48338 Powderhorn Rd.
    Mesa, CO 81643
    Tucked alongside the northern edge of Western Colorado's beautiful Grand Mesa, Powderhorn Mountain Resort offers breathtaking views, over 1,600 acres of mountain terrain, a stress-free, relaxing...
  • Western Colorado Botanical Gardens
    641 Struthers Avenue
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    The Western Colorado Botanical Gardens / Butterfly House is a paradise found, with a butterfly exhibit as well as over 600 exotic tropical plants from around the world. Enjoy a tranquil moment...
  • Grand Valley Climbing
    611 25 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    Grand Valley Climbing features 14,000 sq ft building for climbing and fitness. The climbing walls were built by Walltopia, USA with custom, varied roped and bouldering areas.  It is a state of the...
  • Western Colorado Dragway
    115 32 Road
    Grand Junction, CO 81503
    NHRA-sanctioned drag racing
  • Sage Creations Organic Farm
    3555 E. Road
    Palisade, CO 81526
    Paola Legarre has worked in the organic agriculture for more than 18 years, so for her it was a natural and easy transition for her farm to become certified organic. Her strong beliefs in...
  • Kidzplex Fun & Fitness Center
    609 25 Rd.
    Grand Junction, CO 81505
    KidzPlex, Inc is a 32,000 square foot Multi-purpose Children's fitness facility....
  • Lincoln Park-Moyer Pool
    12th Street & Gunnison Avenue
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    This 50 meter outdoor pool features a waterslide, Splash Pad water playground, a 13' diving well with 1 meter and 3 meter diving boards, and a separate, shallow water (2' - 4') instructional tank....
  • Volleys
    1130 N. 3rd Street
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    When you want to have some fun in the sun, or a night on the town, Volleys has you covered. We are an outdoor beach volleyball bar and restaurant in Grand Junction, CO, with a unique and fun...
  • Museum of the West
    462 Ute Ave.
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    The Museum of the West offers a thousand years of history that can be experienced. "Ride" in a stagecoach, "fly" a 1958 Cessna, gaze upon an ancient Anasazi pottery, follow the history of the...
  • JRs Carriage Service
    Mesa County
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    JR's Carriage Service provides a wide variety of tour options around the Grand Valley, including horse-drawn wine tours, pub crawls, sunset tours, orchard and fruit stand tours, and downtown...
  • Dinosaur Journey Museum
    550 Jurassic Court
    Fruita, CO 81521
    Dinosaur Journey Museum features Colorado's best robotic dinosaurs. Visitors can examine real dinosaur fossils, dig into hands-on exhibits, experience a simulated earthquake and see a working...
  • Sprigs & Sprouts of Western Colorado
    3669 G Road
    Palisade, CO 81526
    Lavender is one of the newest and fastest growing industries in western Colorado. The Grand Valley's high altitude and dry climate provide ideal conditions to grow the highest quality lavender...
  • 3002 N. I-70 Frontage Rd.
    Grand Junction, CO 81504
    Grand Junction Motor Speedway is one of the premier Kart racing facilities in the country. We provide a full Kart rental program, corporate and team-building programs, professional race management,...
  • The Palette
    441 Main Street
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    Our goal at The Palette is to encourage everyone to "Uncork Your Inner Artist" through our fun and easy painting classes. No previous painting experience is required, because our talented...
  • Mesa County Fairgrounds
    2785 U.S. Hwy 50
    Grand Junction, CO 81503
    The Mesa County Fairgrounds hosts major ticketed events such as rodeos, concerts, and motorized sports, as well as the annual Mesa County Fair each July. Their equestrian center...
  • Grand Junction Rockies Baseball
    1315 North Ave.
    Grand Junction, CO 81501
    The Grand Junction Rockies are a Minor League affiliate (Short-Season Rookie) of the Colorado Rockies. Grand Junction Rockies (GJR) are members of the Pioneer Baseball League - which consist of...
  • SunCrest Orchard Alpacas and Fiber Works
    3608 E 1/4 Rd.
    Palisade, CO 81526
    SunCrest Orchard Alpacas is a farm specializing in raising alpacas and manufacturing yarn. Tours are available and provide an opportunity to see these amazing animals and learn how their fiber is...