• View from the Canyon Rim Trail. Photo by Jeff Kochevar


    National Monument Colorado


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Did You Know?

Independence Monument

Colorado National Monument's Independence Monument is 450 feet tall from its base to its top. The top of Independence Monument is 5,739 feet in elevation.