4 Corners Monument
Four Corners Monument is the only place in the United States where four states intersect: Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado. You can stand on that spot and truly be in four states at one time.
· Location from Monticello is either 99.2 miles from Monticello going via Hwy 491 through Colorado; or 90.9 miles going via Hwy 191 through southern San Juan County, UT.
Via Hwy 491
Via Hwy 191
Hours of Operation
The Four Corners Monument Visitor Center is open year-round, playing host to a variety of Navajo cultural demonstrations, as well as vendors selling handmade Navajo jewelry, crafts and food.
Open daily. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.
* October 1 to March 31: 8 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
* April 1 to April 30: 8 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
* May 1 to Thursday of Memorial Weekend: 8 a.m. - 6:45 p.m.
* Friday of Memorial Weekend to Aug 15: 8 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
* Aug 16 to Sept 30: 8 a.m - -6:45 p.m.
Park Entrance Fees
Pay in cash at the gate. (The nearest ATM is five miles away in Cortez, CO.)
Children (6 and under): Free
· Camping: Not Allowed
· Pets: Not Allowed
For More Information
Four Corners Monument Office
PO Box 861
Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: (928) 206-2540
If you have not tried Navajo Fry Bread yet, this would be a great chance to do it now. You simply cannot go home without experiencing this culinary treat of the Southwest.
Post a Comment