Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Parachute

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Parachute. This city is welcoming and scenic, recognised for its skydiving, restaurants and hiking. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Parachute

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Parachute has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Battlement Mesa Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Garfield County Fairgrounds (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Rifle Creek Golf Course (18.6 mi / 30 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Parachute

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Parachute is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parachute Community Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Cottonwood Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • De Beque City Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Deerfield Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Rifle Gap State Park (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Silt Historical Park (22 mi / 35.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Parachute

Fly into Grand Junction, CO (GJT-Grand Junction Regional), the closest airport, located 34.5 mi (55.4 km) from the city centre.