751 Horizon Drive
Grand Junction, CO 81506
Phone: (970) 257-1140
Fax: (970) 257-7107
Arboretum essentially means an area replete with botanical trees. Located at Grand Junction, the Lincoln Park is adorned by various species of plants, which has earned it immense popularity in the city. Trees here have been labeled according to the family they belong to, and you can take a stroll around to gain more insight about the several species here. Audio tours are also available on site, for more those intertested to know more about the trees and the park’s history.
Central Library is a public library catering equally to both adults and kids alike. The library has spacious study rooms and free WiFi.
If you would love to know how life in the early 19th Century was, then a tour to the Cross Orchards Historic Site would serve the purpose. This vast area has several attractions including the bunkhouse and barn, historic buildings and the ranch. Please call ahead as hours are subject to change.
Canyon View Park offers much more than just a breath of fresh air. The park boasts stellar facilities, including baseball and soccer fields, a playground, dog park and plentiful open space. The park is popular amongst walkers and joggers as well as families attending one of the many events held here.
Bananas Fun Park is one of the most popular amusement parks in Grand Junction. The miniature golf course is a big hit with kids who want to try their hand at golf. Go-karts, bumper boats, laser mazes and rookie carts are good fun for the whole family. The venue can be rented for private events and birthday parties, and every detail is taken care of by the well-trained staff. Note that the cost of each ride differs so check website for details on those.
Spread over an area of 123 acres (50 hectares), the Las Colonias Park is a park that is situated on the banks of the Colorado River. The park is used frequently by the locals for recreational activities. It also has beautiful trails along the river, where you can take a serene morning walk.
Western Colorado Botanical Gardens are fascinating gardens featuring a large greenhouse, a butterfly house, exotic tropical plants, flowers, cactus species, orchids and more.
Eagle Rim Park is popular for its huge skating rinks and tracks, which can be used by skaters of different age groups and skill levels. Facilities such as restrooms and picnic areas are also available for the visitors.
Allen Unique Auto's Museum exhibiting classic, celebrity-driven and rare-to-find vehicles. The gallery is also rented out for events.
James M. Robb CO River State Park at Fruita is picturesque park across the river. The river can be accessed from five different sections and has beaches and campsites.
Two Rivers Winery is a scenic winery located in Grand Junction. It has a beautiful and relaxed tasting room and extensive vineyard.
A spectacular view and good wine is all that you would want for a sunny day. Drop in at Whitewater Hill Vineyards and taste some of the delightful wines from their extensive collection and perhaps buy a bottle or two for home. The place is beautiful and the owners are friendly. Wine tasting can be done for free and their bottles are available at affordable prices.