The Redlands is located in one of the most spectacular areas of Grand Junction. The Colorado National Monument is the backdrop, Redlands Mesa is the luxury golf course community and some of the best hiking and biking trails are interwoven throughout the area. Driving through this scenic landscape you will see why so many people want this view from their backyard. One of the entrances to the Colorado National Monument is on Monument Road and living nearby means you can hike, ride a bike or drive in anytime you like.
Nestled in the middle of Grand Junction’s Redlands community is Riggs Hill, a historical hike featuring dinosaur bones and vast views.
Driving along Monument Road you will come upon the Three Sisters area of Lunch Loops mountain biking trails through 3 miles of rocky terrain. Housing options offer townhomes, established neighborhoods, new subdivisions, custom homes on acreage and two golf course communities. Redlands Mesa is the #1 public golf course in Colorado and perched high on a ridge with luxury homes built around the golf course. Tiara Rado is another golf course community also with spectacular views. Custom home lots can be found in just about all of the subdivisions. Some of the popular subdivisions are Independence Valley, Canyon Rim, Canyon View, Liberty Cap, Monument Meadows, Desert Hills Estate, Stone Canyon Ranch and Eagle Rock Estates. Currently there are 3 new home developments under construction. The median price in the Redlands is $260,000 and goes all the way up to million dollar plus homes. There are 3 elementary schools, one middle school and high school students are bused to Fruita Monument High School. Two grocery stores, some restaurants, churches, and coffee shops offer very limited shopping. Residents of the Redlands find driving across the river to all the offerings in Grand Junction is quick and easy.