(970) 665-1151

Purchasing your bus fares/passes
Bus Fares and Passes are
available for purchase from:
You can also order passes over the phone by calling 970-665-1153

  • Monthly Pass (In Town Only, Battlement Mesa – Parachute, Rifle & In Town) Unlimited Rides in specified location purchased
  • Single Fare (In Town Only, Battlement Mesa – Parachute, Rifle & In Town) Single Ride One Way Ticket
  • 10 Punch Pass (Good For 1 Way Trip Anywhere) Battlement Mesa – Parachute – Rifle
  • Student Pass CMC (Unlimited Rides Anywhere Per 3 Month Semester)
Single Bus Fares are available directly from our Bus Drivers.*

*Must have exact payment (Drivers do not carry change)
Single Fare
 Battlement MesaTOPRifle
Battlement Mesa$1.00$2.00$4.00
TOP$2.00$1.00$3.00
Rifle$4.00$3.00$2.00
Monthly Pass
 Battlement MesaTOPRifle
Battlement Mesa$10.00$20.00$60.00
TOP$20.00$10.00$50.00
Rifle$60.00$50.00$35.00
Senior/Veteran Discount Single Pass
 Battlement MesaTOPRifle
Battlement Mesa-$1.00$2.00
TOP$1.00-$2.00
Rifle$2.00$2.00$1.00
Senior/Veteran Discount Monthly Pass
 Battlement MesaTOPRifle
Battlement Mesa$7.00$15.00$45.00
TOP$15.00$7.00$35.00
Rifle$45.00$35.00$20.00
Other Passes
  • 10 Punch Pass:  $30.00
  • Kids Age 6 & Under: FREE
MAPS
PATS Route & Express Route
Routes

Making centrally located residential stops in Battlement Mesa and Parachute to connect residents to Rifle for RFTA, work, appointments, and shopping experiences.

Schedules

Bus schedules can be found at all bus stops and at the Parachute Town Hall. Schedules are convenient for both commuters and students alike.

Daily

Single Fares, Monthly Passes, 10-Punch Passes, and Student Passes available. We welcome Veterans and Seniors with a discount on all fare prices.

Community

PATS is designed to be convenient for Battlement Mesa and Parachute residents to access what they need, when they need it. Let the Town of Parachute provide this service to its hardworking residents.

BUS ROUTES
Express Routes - To & From Rifle
AM TO RIFLE EXPRESS

Rainbow Trail PathSaddleback VillageKum N GoCottonwood View ApartmentsColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)Parachute Reset AreaMetro ParkRifle Park N' Ride Wapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)GRHD HospitalWalmart
5:28 AM5:31 AM5:34 AM5:43 AMX5:49 AMX6:06 AM (RFTA 620)XXX
6:32 AM6:35 AM6:38 AM6:47 AM6:50 AM6:57 AM7:19 AM7:26 AM (RFTA 750)7:32 AM7:35 AM7:38 AM

PM TO PARACHUTE EXPRESS

Rifle Park N' RideMetro ParkParachute Rest AreaColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)Cottonwood View ApartmentsDollar GeneralSaddleback VillageRainbow Trail Path
5:26PM (RFTA 520)X5:43 PM5:46 PM5:49 PM5:58 PM6:01 PM6:04 PM
6:30 PM (RFTA 620)6:37 PM6:59 PM7:02 PM7:05 PM7:14 PM7:17 PM7:20 PM

EASTBOUND - WESTBOUND
EASTBOUND

Battlement Mesa/Parachute/Rifle *Routes Monday-Friday

Rainbow TrailSaddleback PlazaKum & GoClark's MarketGrand River ClinicGrand Valley Rec.Cottonwood ApartmentsColumbine Ct. Shommy'sParachute Rest AreaMetro ParkRifle Park & RideWapiti Ave. (Fast Food)GRHD HospitalWal-Mart
5:28am5:31am5:34amXXX5:43amX5:49amX6:06amXXX
6:32am6:35am6:38amXXX6:47am6:50am6:57am7:19am7:26am7:32am7:35am7:38am
8:17am8:20am8:23am8:26am8:29am8:32am8:43am8:46am8:49am9:11am9:18am9:24am9:27am9:59am
11:05am11:08am11:11amXXX11:20am11:23am11:26am11:48am11:55am12:01pm12:04pm12:07pm
1:02pm1:05pm1:08pm1:11pm1:14pm1:17pmXXXXXXXX
2:35pm2:38pm2:41pmXXX2:50pm2:53pm2:56pm3:18pm3:25pm3:31pm3:34pm3:37pm
4:36pm4:39pm4:42pmXXX4:51pm4:54pm4:57pm5:19pm5:26pmXXX
6:03pm6:06pmXXXXXXX6:37pm*6:30pm*XXX
7:19pm7:22pm7:25pmXXX7:34pm7:37pm7:40pm8:02pm8:09pm8:15pm8:18pm8:50pm

WESTBOUND

Rifle/Parachute/Battlement Mesa *Routes Monday-Friday

Wal-MartRifle Park & RideMetro ParkParachute Rest AreaColumbine Ct. Shommy'sCottonwood ApartmentsGrand Valley Rec.Grand River ClinicClark's MarketDollar GeneralRainbow Trail.Saddleback Plaza
7:38amXX7:57am8:00am8:03amXXX8:12am8:17am8:20am
9:59am10:05am10:12am10:34am10:37am10:40am10:51am10:54am10:57am11:00am11:05am11:08am
12:07pm12:13pm12:20pm12:42pm12:45pm12:48pmXXX12:57pm1:02pm1:05pm
XXX2:04pm2:07pm2:10pm2:21pm2:24pm2:27pm2:30pm2:35pm2:38pm
3:37pm3:43pm3:50pm4:16pm4:19pm4:22pmXXX4:31pm4:36pm4:39pm
XXX5:43pm5:46pm5:49pmXXX5:58pm6:03pm6:06pm
X6:30pm6:37pm6:59pm7:02pm7:05pmXXX7:14pm7:19pm7:22pm
8:50pm8:56pm9:03pm9:25pm9:28pm9:31pmXXX9:40pm9:45pm9:47pm

STOPS & TIMES OF DEPARTURE
Parachute/Battlement Mesa

Parachute Rest AreaShommy'sCottonwood View Apts.Dollar GeneralSaddleback PlazaRainbow Trail PathKum & GoClark'sGRHD ClinicGVRC
5:49am6:50am5:43am8:12am5:31am5:28am5:34am8:26am8:29am8:32am
6:57am8:00am6:47am11:00am6:35am6:32am6:38am10:57am10:54am10:51am
7:57am8:46am8:03am12:57pm8:15am8:18am8:23am1:11pm1:14pm1:16pm
8:49am10:37am8:43am2:30pm11:03am11:06am11:11am2:27pm2:24pm2:21pm
10:34am11:23am10:40am4:31pm1:00pm1:03pm1:08pm
11:26am12:45pm11:20am5:58pm2:33pm2:36pm2:41pm
12:42pm2:07pm12:48pm7:14pm4:34pm4:37pm4:42pm
2:04pm2:53pm2:10pm9:40pm6:01pm6:04pm7:25pm
2:56pm4:19pm2:50pm7:17pm7:20pm
4:16pm4:54pm4:22pm9:43pm9:45pm (Final Drop)
4:57pm5:46pm4:51pm
5:43pm7:02pm5:49pm
6:59pm7:37pm7:05pm
7:40pm9:28pm7:34pm
9:25pm9:31pm

Rifle

Metro ParkRifle Park & RideWapiti Ave.GRHD HospitalWalmart
7:19am6:06am7:32am7:35am7:38am
9:11am7:26am9:24am9:27am9:59am
10:12am9:18am12:01pm12:04pm12:07pm
11:48am10:05am3:31pm3:34pm3:37pm
12:20pm11:55am8:15pm8:18am8:50pm
3:18pm12:13pm
3:50pm3:25pm
5:19pm3:43pm
6:37pm5:26pm
8:02pm6:30pm
9:03pm8:09pm
8:56pm

Full Schedule - Morning Route
MORNING ROUTE

Bus ArrivalTimeBus DepartureTime
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza5:27amRainbow Trail/Bonanza5:28am
Saddleback Plaza5:30amSaddleback Plaza5:31am
Kum & Go5:33amKum & Go5:34am
Cottonwood View Apartments5:42amCottonwood View Apartments5:43am
Parachute Rest Area5:48amParachute Rest Area5:49am
Rifle Park & Ride > Connecting RFTA 6:20am6:05amRifle Park & Ride6:06am
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza6:31amRainbow Trail/Bonanza6:32am
Saddleback Plaza6:34amSaddleback Plaza6:35am
Kum & Go6:37amKum & Go6:38am
Cottonwood View Apartments6:46amCottonwood View Apartments6:47am
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)6:49amColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)6:50am
Parachute Rest Area6:52amParachute Rest Area6:57am
Metro Park 16th & Railroad7:18amMetro Park 16th & Railroad7:19am
Rifle Park & Ride > Connecting RFTA 7:50am7:25amRifle Park & Ride7:26am
Wapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)7:31amWapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)7:32am
GRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side7:34amGRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side7:35am
Walmart7:37amWalmart7:38am
Parachute Rest Area7:56amParachute Rest Area7:57am
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)7:59amColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)8:00am
Cottonwood View Apartments8:02amCottonwood View Apartments8:03am
Dollar General8:11amDollar General8:12am
Saddleback Plaza8:14amSaddleback Plaza8:15am
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza8:17amRainbow Trail/Bonanza8:18am
Kum & Go8:22amKum & Go8:23am
Clark's Market8:25amClark's Market8:26am
Grand River Clinic Battlement Mesa8:28amGrand River Clinic Battlement Mesa8:29am
Grand Valley Recreation Center8:31amGrand Valley Recreation Center8:32am
Cottonwood View Apartments8:42amCottonwood View Apartments8:43am
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)8:45amColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)8:46am
Parachute Rest Area8:48amParachute Rest Area8:49am
Metro Park 16th & Railroad9:10amMetro Park 16th & Railroad9:11am
Rifle Park & Ride9:17amRifle Park & Ride9:18am
Wapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)9:23amWapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)9:24am
GRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side9:26amGRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side9:27am
Walmart9:29amWalmart -Out of Service- 30 Minutes9:59am
Rifle Park & Ride10:04amRifle Park & Ride10:05am
Metro Park 16th & Railroad10:11amMetro Park 16th & Railroad10:12am
Parachute Rest Area10:33amParachute Rest Area10:34am
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)10:36amColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)10:37am
Cottonwood View Apartments10:39amCottonwood View Apartments10:40am
Grand Valley Recreation Center10:50amGrand Valley Recreation Center10:51am
Grand River Clinic Battlement Mesa10:53amGrand River Clinic Battlement Mesa10:54am
Clark's Market10:56amClark's Market10:57am
Dollar General10:59amDollar General11:00am
Saddleback Plaza11:02amSaddleback Plaza11:03am
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza11:05amRainbow Trail/Bonanza11:06am
Kum & Go11:10amKum & Go11:11am
Cottonwood View Apartments11:19amCottonwood View Apartments11:20am
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)11:22amColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)11:23am
Parachute Rest Area11:25amParachute Rest Area11:26am
Metro Park 16th & Railroad11:47amMetro Park 16th & Railroad11:48am
Rifle Park & Ride11:54amRifle Park & Ride11:55am
Wapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)12:00pmWapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)12:01pm
GRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side12:03pmGRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side12:04pm
Walmart12:06pmWalmart12:07pm
Rifle Park & Ride12:12pmRifle Park & Ride12:13pm
Metro Park 16th & Railroad12:19pmMetro Park 16th & Railroad12:20pm
Parachute Rest Area12:41pmParachute Rest Area12:42pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)12:44pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)12:45pm
Cottonwood View Apartments12:47pmCottonwood View Apartments12:48pm
Dollar General12:56pmDollar General12:57pm
Saddleback Plaza12:59pmSaddleback Plaza1:00pm
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza1:02pmRainbow Trail/Bonanza1:03pm
Kum & Go1:07pmKum & Go1:08pm
Clark's Market1:10pmClark's Market1:11pm
Grand River Clinic Battlement Mesa1:13pmGrand River Clinic Battlement Mesa1:14pm
Grand Valley Recreation Center1:16pmLast Drop-Off -Out Of Service-X

Full Schedule - Evening Route
EVENING ROUTE

Bus ArrivalTimeBus DepartureTime
Parachute Rest Area2:03pmParachute Rest Area2:04pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)2:06pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)2:07pm
Cottonwood View Apartments2:09pmCottonwood View Apartments2:10pm
Grand Valley Reacreation Center2:20pmGrand Valley Recreation Center2:21pm
Grand River Clinic Battlement Mesa2:23pmGrand River Clinic Battlement Mesa2:24pm
Clark's Market2:26pmClark's Market2:27pm
Dollar General2:29pmDollar General2:30pm
Saddleback Village2:32pmSaddleback Village2:33pm
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza2:35pmRainbow Trail/Bonanza2:36pm
Kum & Go2:40pmKum & Go2:41pm
Cottonwood View Apartments2:49pmCottonwood View Apartments2:50pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)2:52pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)2:53pm
Parachute Rest Area2:55pmParachute Rest Area2:56pm
Metro Park 16th & Railroad3:17pmMetro Park 16th & Railroad3:18pm
Rifle Park & Ride3:24pmRifle Park & Ride3:25pm
Wapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)3:30pmWapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)3:31pm
GRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side3:33pmGRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side3:34pm
Walmart3:36pmWalmart3:37pm
Rifle Park & Ride3:42pmRifle Park & Ride3:43pm
Metro Park 16th & Railroad3:49pmMetro Park 16th & Railroad3:50pm
Parachute Rest Area4:11pmParachute Rest Area4:16pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)4:18pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)4:19pm
Cottonwood View Apartments4:21pmCottonwood View Apartments4:22pm
Dollar General4:30pmDollar General4:31pm
Saddleback Village4:33pmSaddleback Village4:34pm
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza4:36pmRainbow Trail/Bonanza4:37pm
Kum & Go4:41pmKum & Go4:42pm
Cottonwood View Apartments4:50pmCottonwood View Apartments4:51pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)4:53pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)4:54pm
Parachute Rest Area4:56pmParachute Rest Area4:57pm
Metro Park 16th & Railroad5:18pmMetro Park 16th & Railroad5:19pm
Rifle Park & Ride (RFTA 5:20pm)5:25pmRifle Park & Ride5:26pm
Parachute Rest Area5:42pmParachute Rest Area5:43pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)5:45pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)5:46pm
Cottonwood View Apartments5:48pmCottonwood View Apartments5:49pm
Dollar General5:57pmDollar General5:58pm
Saddleback Village6:00pmSaddleback Village6:01pm
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza6:03pmRainbow Trail/Bonanza6:04pm
Rifle Park & Ride (RFTA 6:20pm)6:29pmRifle Park & Ride6:30pm
Metro Park 16th & Railroad6:36pmMetro Park 16th & Railroad6:37pm
Parachute Rest Area6:58pmParachute Rest Area6:59pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)7:01pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)7:02pm
Cottonwood View Apartments7:04pmCottonwood View Apartments7:05pm
Dollar General7:13pmDollar General7:14pm
Saddleback Village7:16pmSaddleback Village7:17pm
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza7:19pmRainbow Trail/Bonanza7:20pm
Kum & Go7:24pmKum & Go7:25pm
Cottonwood View Apartments7:33pmCottonwood View Apartments7:34pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)7:36pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)7:37pm
Parachute Rest Area7:39pmParachute Rest Area7:40pm
Metro Park 16th & Railroad8:01pmMetro Park 16th & Railroad8:02pm
Rifle Park & Ride8:08pmRifle Park & Ride8:09pm
Wapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)8:14pmWapiti Ave (Fast-Food District)8:15pm
GRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side8:17pmGRHD - Rifle - Emergency Side8:18pm
Walmart8:20pmWalmart - Out Of Service 30 Minutes-8:50pm
Rifle Park & Ride8:55pmRifle Park & Ride8:56pm
Metro Park 16th & Railroad9:02pmMetro Park 16th & Railroad9:03pm
Parachute Rest Area9:24pmParachute Rest Area9:25pm
Columbine Ct. (Shommy's)9:27pmColumbine Ct. (Shommy's)9:28pm
Cottonwood View Apartments9:30pmCottonwood View Apartments9:31pm
Dollar General9:39pmDollar General9:40pm
Saddleback Village9:42pmSaddleback Village9:43pm
Rainbow Trail/Bonanza9:45pmLast Drop Off -Out of Service-X

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