United States John Ford's Point - Monument Valley

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Joe Becker

About this spot
John Ford's Point along the Scenic Drive in Monument Valley helped make the valley an icon of the American West. The location was made famous by film director John Ford, who featured the spot in many westerns filmed between 1939 and 1960. The Scenic Drive is a 17-mile unpaved road that circles through a portion of the valley.

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