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Scenic view of Monument Valley

Thank you travelers who suggested we stop at mile marker 13 for our iconic photo of this beautiful... read more

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Amy Y
watch out for traffic

There is no sign, but you will know when you are there because of the people stopped there. about... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Enfield, Connecticut
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Highway US 163, Mexican Hat, UT
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Reviewed yesterday

Thank you travelers who suggested we stop at mile marker 13 for our iconic photo of this beautiful landscape!! We didn't have time to drive around the park, but definitely wanted to take in the views. Coming from the Grand Canyon, I'm glad we knew...More

Thank Amy Y
Reviewed 4 days ago

There is no sign, but you will know when you are there because of the people stopped there. about 15 minutes from Monument Valley. If you are leaving Monument Valley, turn right when you get to the highway. It's just down the road and in...More

Thank gxh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This iconic viewpoint willl take you several hours to get there from just about anywhere...its probably easier to find the general location of the mile marker by looking for Medicine Hat, Utah in Google Maps...take plenty of water as well, as there are no structures...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are Forrest Gump movie buff, this place is for you. The historic monument valley is amazing for non-Gump fans too. You'll end up driving through this area if you are going from Moab to the Grand Canyon. Really great views and picture opportunities....More

Thank d00dl3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of nice pull off points to not only view this famous stretch of road but to Monument Valley. Never tire of this view!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you go to the visitors centre from the east, its easily possible to miss this iconic landscape. You need to continue on main road for a few miles and you will see people standing in the road and you cant miss it in your...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the only thing to do here is take photos, the breathtaking view will make you stop and stare, and then drive around a bit more to catch the rock formations at different angles.

Thank Chong C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove through this area during our trip to the Mighty 5 and did didn’t disappoint. We did not stop anywhere except the famous section of highway where Forest Gump ran up the road. Very cool! We did see multiple dirt devils in the area,...More

Thank TextMeLater
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well of course when one travels up US163 you just have to stop to take a Forrest Gump re-enactment photo. It is not hard to find as lots of people stop to take similar photos. But really just looking at the view is just amazing,...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really amazing views. Traveled in the fall before snows and the colors were amazing. Great area for driving, hiking, climbing or photos. No large cities close by but the small towns are very welcoming. Its pretty far out and a bit of a drive but...More

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October 18, 2017|
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Response from Wendy S | Reviewed this property |
While there, I can also support that locals do not wait for tourists. The best way to get aw some shots is to 1) get your camera set up and 2) get someone to spot for you. It’s worth having time and patience it’s beautiful
April 28, 2017|
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Response from queenb71 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We arrived on Friday at around 11-12 midday. Traffic was very light and only had to wait a few minutes to get a clear shot of the road. Their was only one other couple there, enjoy.