- VALLEY OF THE GODS and MEXICAN HAT (Utah) -


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From Monument Valley the road to Bluff passes the Valley of the Gods. There is a spectacular drive along an unpaved road through a series of sandstone monoliths.

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The San Juan River, a tributary of the Colorado River, forms massive curves as it cuts across the country at Mexican Hat.

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Mexican Hat is a small settlement close to the sombrero-shaped rock from which it gets its name.

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