Hunts Mesa Tour
Tour by 4x4 vehicle all day. Located inside the tribal park, it is only accessible by an authorized guided touring company. Climb atop to an elevation of 6,365 ft. above sea level and experience this Majestic wonder. Look over Monument Valley and capture this magnificent aerial view. Hunt's Mesa is also a land of natural arches and anciently the homeland of the Ancestral Puebloans. Their ancient homes left behind made in the alcoves of beautiful sandstone formations, stand as a witness to their once existence in this rugged and difficult but Majestic terrain.
Starting your Tour:
Your Diné guide will meet you in The View Hotel's lobby to begin your tour. We will then travel approximately 18 miles (on Highway 163) from direction of Monument Valley or 8 miles from direction of Kayenta to turnoff to Hunt's Mesa. We will now travel on dirt road.
The Climb to the Top:
We began the climb by a 4X4 vehicle. The entrance to this climb is driving through a myriad of sand dunes. This terrain is rugged and will take approximately 2 hours to reach the top of this Majestic wonder.
Spectacular Aerial View of Monument Valley:
Reach the top and experience the grandeur of Monument Valley! Towering 1,000 feet above Monument Valley, you are overwhelmed at the beauty of our Father Sun and Mother Earth. This is a Photographers Tour for the experienced and inexperienced!
Wondrous Natural Arches:
Experience Hunt's Mesa arches and witness the once dwellings of the Ancestral Puebloans (the Ancient Ones).
Hike at Hunt's Mesa:
Hiking this Majestic terrain can be part of your tour experience if you'd like. (Approx. 1 1/2 hrs.-moderate level.)
We do Overnight Camping:
Spend the night on Hunt's Mesa. Fall asleep to a spectacular sunset and wake to a stunning sunrise. We provide camping tents and sleeping bags. Both continental breakfast and evening meal of steak dinner cooked over campfire is provided in cost.
Hiking Rates: $175
Vehicle Tour Rates:
$350.00 per person (Day Tour) (Firm).
$450.00 per person (Overnight Tour) (Firm).
*(2) persons minimum.