Book Cliffs Shelter
The Book Cliffs Shelter offers a panoramic view of Wedding and Monument Canyons, as well as views of Fruita and Grand Junction, the Book Cliffs, and the Grand Mesa.
1. Event participants must park in the Saddlehorn Picnic parking lot.
Did You Know?
Independence Monument is all that remains of a continuous ridge that once formed a wall between Monument and Wedding Canyons. A cap of durable Kayenta rock has protected this picturesque 450 feet (137 meters) high monolith from the relentless erosion that carried away the surrounding rock.