Surrounded by dramatic mountain cliffs and gorgeous desert landscapes, this fun little town is dream come true for many adventure seekers. Mountain biking, hiking, Jeep and dirt bike trails cover the thousands of acres of public lands surrounding Fruita.
Colorado National Monument > This high desert, picturesque park features red rock canyons, spectauclar formations, sheer cliffs, and a wide range of wildlife. Drive along the plateau on Rim Rock Drive or get out and hike one of the many hiking trails. www.nps.gov/colm
Dinosaur Journey Museum > Learn about Fruita's Jurassic history with real fossils, cast skeletons, robotic reconstructions of dinosaurs, paleontology displays and a working laboratory! www.museumofwesternco.com/dinosaur-journey