From the rolling, dusty hills of the northern desert, to the snow-covered trees on the Grand Mesa, to the many sights of the Colorado National Monument, Grand Junction is a breathtaking place to live. You can quite literally wake up and ski in the morning and end your day with backpacking along the Colorado River.
There are so many wonderful things about the Grand Valley and that is why it is a great place to live, raise children, and play. The ambiance of Grand Junction has always been one of friendliness and helpfulness. Rarely do you see someone with a flat tire, that doesn’t already have someone else stopped to at least check on them. It still has the small town feel, all the while, slowly growing into a city of its own.
There are many places to enjoy a delectable meal, from downtown Grand Junction to a hefty variety of chain restaurants. Downtown Grand Junction offers diverse menus, as well as a large number of the Valley’s locally-owned stores. So whether you are looking to have a nice lunch on a patio or do some shopping, downtown Grand Junction can usually fit the bill.
Grand Junction offers countless areas to live. If you like the neighborhood feel, there are brilliant subdivisions throughout town. Enjoy your own space? There are a multitude of beautiful properties surrounding the Valley. Not to mention, there is usually a school fairly close to any area you choose. Making every location enjoyable for the whole family.
Whether you are coming to take in all the gorgeous sights Grand Junction has to offer or looking for a place to settle down, the Western Slope has you covered. From the new and improved theatres to the many hiking, biking, and ATV trails, there is something for everyone.