Explore the Region
Grand Junction has been noted for having more opportunities for outdoor recreation within a 100-mile radius of its boundaries than any other city in the Western U.S.
Festivals, Arts, Music, TheatreA diverse selection of activities abound in the arts, music, theatre, festivals, and culture events. Enjoy Art on the Corner, the Museum of Western Colorado, the Colorado Mountain Wine Festival, the Palisade Peach Festival and the Fruita Fat Tire Festival to name just a few.
Powderhorn Mountain Resort (1,600 feet vertical, 220 inches annual snowfall) is located 35 miles from campus and offers season passes at a discount to students in addition to instructional ski courses offered in conjunction with the Kinesiology Department.
Golf,Tennis, Parks, DiscGolfLincoln Park, across from the campus, features a nine-hole golf course, swimming pool, tennis courts, track, football and baseball stadiums, and tennis courts. All sports that can be enjoyed year-round.
Hiking, Biking, Blading,Canyoneering
From riverfront paved scenic pathways to the famous rugged Kokopelli byway to Moab, the area has something for everyone.