• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

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  • Delicate Arch Viewpoint Inaccessible

    Wolfe Ranch and the hiking trail to Delicate Arch are open, but flood waters and mud have blocked the road to Delicate Arch Viewpoint.

  • Safety in Bear Country

    Black bears have been seen near Devils Garden Campground. Don't lure or feed them. Dispose of trash in designated receptacles; don't leave it in bags or other soft containers. Store food in vehicles or hard containers when not being prepared or consumed. More »

April Flowers Page 6


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Lepidium montanum

MOUNTAIN PEPPERPLANT

 


BRASSICACEAE
(Mustard Family)
Malcolmia africana

AFRICAN MUSTARD

 
Malcolmia africana
    


BRASSICACEAE
(Mustard Family)
Physaria acutifolia

RYDBERG'S TWINPOD

 


BRASSICACEAE
(Mustard Family)
Sisymbrium altissimum

TUMBLING MUSTARD

 


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Stanleya pinnata

PRINCE'S PLUME

 
Stanleya pinnata
    


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Streptanthella longirostris

BEAKPOD NIPPLETWIST

 


BRASSICACEAE

(Mustard Family)
Streptanthus cordatus

HEARTLEAF TWISTFLOWER

 


CACTACEAE

(Cactus Family)
Echinocereus triglochidiatus

CLARETCUP

 
Echinocereus triglochidiatus
    


CACTACEAE

(Cactus Family)
Opuntia phaecantha

BERRY PRICKLYPEAR

 

Did You Know?

Detail of petroglyph panel

Native Americans never inhabited Arches on a year-round basis, though they certainly roamed the area searching for wild game, useful plants and rocks for tool-making. Petroglyphs near Wolfe Ranch are thought to have been created by Indians from the Ute/Paiute cultures. More...