The Surrounding Area
Western Colorado: Great opportunities for active senior lifestyles
Grand Junction, located in sunny Western Colorado is full of opportunities. For the outdoor enthusiast, we have gorgeous red rock scenery, the beautiful Colorado River valley, surrounding vistas of the Bookcliffs and/or the The Grand Mesa, the largest flattop mountain in the world.
Ripe Cabernet Grapes
For the wine lover, Colorado wines are making a big splash – and the heart of the Colorado wine industry is right here in Grand Junction. The Grand Valley region produces wonderful, high-quality wines in a spectacular setting. With several intimate, accessible and altogether charming vineyards, a tour through the heart of Colorado wine country is perfect for any level of enthusiast. Be sure to catch a late summer harvest tour, when the grapes are picked and processed to create the next standout vintage.
Downtown Grand Junction features unique shops, a historical museum, arts and culture opportunities including symphonic performances and live plays.
Grand Junction is vibrant and dynamic with a myriad of retirement activities waiting for you!
For the travel enthusiast, you are a few short hours away from some of the world’s most renowned resort locations including Aspen, Vail, Ouray, Telluride, Steamboat Springs, Moab, and more. The Rocky Mountain range plays host to abundant State and Federal Parks. The beauty of the great outdoors is without limit in Western Colorado.