Shonto in Navajo County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Navajo National Monument
In your travels through the reservation, youíve undoubtedly already encountered plenty of pickup trucks—the most popular mode of Navajo transportation today. Horses are used for herding sheep and other livestock, and for competing in rodeos. Itís common practice among Navajos to share rides, and to take people where they need to go in exchange for good conversation.
Erected by National Park Service-United States Department of the Interior.
Location. 36° 40.716′ N, 110° 32.472′ W. Marker is in Shonto, Arizona, in Navajo County. Marker is on Arizona Route 564. Touch for map. The marker is near the Navajo National Monument Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: Shonto AZ 86054, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sandal Trail (a few steps from this marker); Sweathouse (a few steps from this marker); Dinosaur Footprint Canyons in Time (within shouting distance of this marker); Upside-down Mountain (within shouting distance of this marker).
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 30, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 30, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.