Just take one look at the Colorado landscape surrounding Grand Junction, and you'll understand why outdoor adventures are so exhilarating here. The setting beckons enthusiasts to hike its mesas, bike its expansive selection of mountain bike trails and fish or float along its flowing rivers. And with thousands of rock formations near town, Grand Junction has become a climber's paradise. To get a lay of the land, an insider's perspective and all the gear you'll need, drop in on one of the area's great outdoor outfitters.
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Grand Junction enjoys an average of 3,200 hours of sunshine per year, about 73 percent of the total possible, which means it’s unlikely your outdoor plans will be rained out.
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Kokopelli’s Trail was named after Kokopelli, a magical being recognized by Native American groups of the Colorado Plateau. He’s the curved-back flute player...
Ask Grand Junction, Colorado, resident and golfer Bernie Buescher why he enjoys his hometown courses so much and he's not likely to be sparing with his praise...
In a region known for vast, spectacular national parks, such as Arches and Canyonlands, Colorado National Monument near Grand Junction might seem like the...
Grand Junction is beloved for many things -- its breathtaking Colorado scenery, wine, biking and hiking, just to name a few. And recently, a new reason to...