Palisade, Colorado (Peach capitol of Colorado) is located on the western slope of the Rocky Mountains in Mesa County. Palisade was incorporated on April 4, 1904.
Palisade's climate is mild, compared to Colorado standards. Snow fall only averages 14 inches per year. With 182 days of the growing season and 288 sunshiny days per year it is no wonder the peaches and grapes grow crazy!