The climate is dry and dehydration can be a problem, especially in the summer. Please plan ahead and ensure you bring water.

Pets are not allowed in Yucca House National Monument, so please plan accordingly.

Services -- such as gasoline, food, water, lodging, or kennels -- are not available at Yucca House National Monument. The closest gasoline and grocery facilities are in Cortez, approximately 8 miles from Yucca House.

The road to Yucca House (off Hwy. 491) is dirt and gravel, which may be impassible in wet weather.

Last updated: February 21, 2015

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