"Central Orchard Mesa is on the boundary of mountain and Colorado River Valley"
The community being called Central Orchard Mesa is a pretty area south of Grand Junction. It is on the boundary of where the green Colorado River valley turns to red rocks and climbs in to the mountain lands. The neighborhood is plotted out in big ranch blocks of crops and vineyards. Whitewater Hill Vineyards and Hermosa Vineyards in there as well as other small farms and churches and homes. Homes in the area go for about $250,000 unless they have large plots of land in that case costs will be higher.