Nestled between towering rock formations and beautiful, lush mountain ranges, Grand Junction truly is an oasis in the desert. The incredibly unique landscape and moderate four seasons climate in the Grand Valley provide a variety of outdoor recreational activities in a landscape unlike any in the world. The Grand Mesa, Bookcliffs and the Colorado National Monument surround Grand Junction with unlimited possibilities. Only 45 minutes in any direction brings you the solitude of the outdoors. Vacation in your own backyard!