Parachute, Colorado Parachute Colorado can be found west of Rifle. The population is about 3,000 people. Some of the homes are in the central area on the north side of I-70. This is Parachute. The south side of I-70 is largely the community of Battlement Mesa. Find real estate information on Western Slope Home Pros. Check out this Battlement Mesa market snap.Find a home search bar and contact form here. If you want to sell your home in Battlement Mesa or Parachute, contact me. I have experience in making the ordinary extraordinary in Battlement Mesa.