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Four Corners Monument

Stay at Gateway Canyons Resort on your way to Four Corners Monument

The Four Corners Monument marks the meeting point of the states of Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah, the only point in the United States that four states share. It is also marks the boundary between the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe Reservation and the Navajo Nation which maintains the monument as a tourist attraction. Of the hotels near Four Corners Monument, Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa is a 3.5 hour drive away.

“Here Meet In Freedom Under God Four States”

The Four Corners Monument bears the above inscription with two words located in each state. It also allows visitors the unique experience of being in four states at the same time. This is a great place for a one-of-a-kind selfie! Surrounding the monument, visitors are able to sample traditional foods and handicrafts created by the local Navajo and Ute residents.

Teec Nos Pos Trading Post

A 10 minute drive south of the Four Corners Monument is the small Navajo community of Teec Pos Nos which features an old time general store. This is a good place to buy high quality, hand woven rugs, jewellry and other native handicrafts while filling up your vehicle and grabbing a snack.

Other Nearby Attractions

Trail Of The Ancients - This National Scenic Byway spans 480 miles and traverses Colorado and Utah. The route aims attention at southwestern Native American culture and archeological history.

Canyons Of The Ancients National Monument - The 176,000 acre area was established in 2000 to preserve archeological and natural resources. The Anasazi Heritage Center is a nearby visitor center that displays artifacts while housing exhibits, a library and a theater.

Shiprock - Shiprock is a 1500 foot tall natural rock formation rising out of the desert about 30 miles southeast of the Four Corners Monument. It plays a large role in Navajo traditions and as such, the general public is kept at a 3 mile radius from the formation itself.

Book Your Stay At Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa

If you’re looking for luxury, full service accommodations within driving distance of the Four Corners Monument, book a room at Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa.