07 Jun '18, 2pm

Monument Valley: An Icon of American West

Arguably one of the most photographed places on Earth, Monument Valley is the quintessential picture of the American West. The valley covers about 92,000 acres along the border of Arizona and Utah. You may have seen this iconic landscape in several John Wayne movies as the Hollywood star rode a horse through these sandy plains . You can travel for miles on horseback amid towering sandstone pillars that are peppered throughout this Navajo Tribal Park. Between the red rock formations and the sandstone towers, the valley contains evidence of eons of nature’s constrictive and destructive power. Formed during the Permian period , this patch of land once formed part of a seafloor where sediments and sandstone piled up in layers for millions of years. Tectonic forces raised the slab above the water line and created a plateau. Then water and wind chipped away at the sedimentary ro...

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