A red rock wonderland
Visit Arches and discover a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms and textures unlike any other in the world. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches, in addition to hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive fins and giant balanced rocks. This red rock wonderland will amaze you with its formations, refresh you with its trails, and inspire you with its sunsets.
Drinking 4 liters (1 gallon) of water each day of your visit could save your life. Refill your bottles at the visitor center & Devils Garden.Read More
Join Arches on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube to share your park experiences with us and our growing online community.Read More
Looking to camp?
The Devils Garden Campground fills up months in advance, but there are lots of other options in the Moab area.Read More
Canyon Country Outdoor Education connects K-6 students from Grand and San Juan counties with the national parks in their backyards.Read More
Art on the rocks
Catch the Community Artist in the Parks during your visit and watch how landscape inspires art.Read More
Ready for a squeeze?
Thinking about joining a Fiery Furnace tour? Watch a video and see what to expect on this popular, three-hour hike offered mid-Feb. through Nov.Read More
Did You Know?
The dirt is alive! A living crust called "Biological Soil Crust" covers much of Arches and the surrounding area. Composed of algae, lichens and bacteria, this crust provides a secure foundation for desert plants. Please stay on roads and trails to avoid trampling this important resource. More...