The Delicate Arch Viewpoint Road is closed. All other roads and trails remain open, but many trails are snowy, icy, and dangerous. Please inquire at the visitor center for the most up-to-date conditions.
Construction Update - 11/25/2013
Construction work continues at the Devils Garden parking lot, limiting parking and causing occasional delays. Visitors can avoid the area by turning around at Sand Dune Arch. More »
Doing a report on Arches? The Student Information brochure available here provides a great introduction to the park. Covering animals, plants, rocks, interesting park facts and much more, this publication has everything you need to get your project started. Color photos and graphics are also provided. This file requires Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing.
Download Student Guide to Arches
Printed copies of this 16" x 17" folding brochure are available by contacting us.
Did You Know?
Pinyon trees do not produce pine nuts every year. These delicious nuts can only be harvested every three to seven years. This irregular schedule prevents animals from adapting to an abundance of pine nuts and guarantees that at least some nuts will become new trees instead of a quick meal.