Friday, September 6, 2019

Valley of the Gods Travel Guide.

Valley of the Gods is often referred to as a “miniature version of Monument Valley”, this area has a collection of formations, arches & ruin sites

          Location is 68.1 miles from Monticello; travel 50.7 miles along Hwy 191 until it changes to Hwy 163 west of Bluff, travel for 12.4 miles and make a right onto Valley of the Gods Rd (there will be an indication sign), travel 1.3 miles and turn left to continue.

          The road through Valley of the Gods is a 17 mile graded gravel & clay road; accessible to any type of passenger vehicle; it is best for car travel only during dry conditions. 

          Open year round.  Estimated time to visit: 2-4 hours.

          Admission: Free

          Camping: several camp sites along route, free, first come/first serve, NO campfires allowed.

          The Valley of the Gods Bed & Breakfast is located near the Route 261 access/exit.

          Pets - must be leashed at all times, owners are expected to pick up after their pet(s).

          Website:  BLM – Monticello Field Office is located at 365 North Main (Hwy 191), Monticello

          Phone: (435) 587-1500

Mary Cokenour

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