Colorado National Monument Travel Guide
The stunning stark sandstone and shale formations of Colorado National Monument are a rock climber's paradise. Independence Monument is a favorite climb.
Desert Crags & Cracks. Experienced desert-rock guide Kris Hjelle owns and operates Desert Crags & Cracks, specializing in guiding and instruction on the desert rocks of western Colorado and eastern Utah. 970/245–8513. www.desertcrags.com.