Hike the Kokopelli Tr
A 142-mile trail that runs through Grand Junction from near Loma, Colorado to Moab, Utah, Kokopelli Trail is a popular mountain biking destination and is one of the reasons many outdoor enthusiasts come to Grand Junction. The trail was created by the Colorado Plateau Mountain Bike Trail Association and is widely varied in terrain, elevation, and difficulty. The Kokopelli Trail takes about five to six days to finish, and provides breathtaking views of the Colorado River Valley as well as the La Sal Mountains. Serpents Trail and Old Spanish Trail also offer hiking and biking venues accessible to the residents and visitors of Grand Junction.
Enjoy an Afternoon Sh
Ornate and beautiful, the Avalon Theater can be found in downtown Grand Junction and serves as one of Western Colorado’s largest performing arts halls. The Avalon has hosted several famous entertainers and world-renowned artists such as John Philip Sousa, Ethel Barrymore, Collective Soul, Lyle Lovette, John Prine, and Pat Benatar, and the venue also plays host to a variety of performances, ranging from dance performances to lecture series. The Avalon Theater is open year-round and has a 6,600 square feet footprint that seats over 900 people. Whether you appreciate music or the fine details of performing arts, the Avalon Theater is a must-see attraction that is hands-down the best entertainment Grand Junction has to offer.
Take a Tour of Two Ri
Grand Junction and the Grand Valley have always been known as a fruit-growing region thanks to the rich soil and pleasant climate. The Two Rivers Winery & Chateau is one of the many wineries who have embraced the fertility and production of fruit in the Grand Valley region to produce another gem of Colorado, making Grand Junction a major city in the heart of Colorado Wine Country. Two Rivers Winery & Chateau produce a large selection of different wines using both traditional and modern technology to create a product that has both smooth texture and bold flavors. This award-winning vineyards has also produced nine wines that have won over 60 different awards in International Competitions.