Monument Valley, Utah
Monument Valley is truly an icon of the West, made famous by the movies of John Ford. It's sweeping vistas, dotted with red rock buttes piercing the sky, offer…
Sun Rising Over Monument Valley ~ Utah June 2012 Monument is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1,000 ft (300 m) above the valley floor. It is located on the Arizona-Utah state line (around 36°59′N 110°6′W), near the Four Corners area. The valley lies within the range of the Navajo Nation Reservation, and is accessible from U.S. Highway 163.