• 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 »

August Flowers Page 6


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera caespitosa

DWARF EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera longissima

BRIDGES EVENING-PRIMROSE

 
Oenothera longissima
    


ONAGRACEAE

(Evening-primrose Family)
Oenothera pallida

PALE EVENING-PRIMROSE

 


ORCHIDACEAE

(Orchid Family)
Epipactus gigantea

GIANT EPIPACTUS

 


POLEMONIACEAE

(Phlox Family)
Ipomopsis aggregata

SCARLET GILIA

 
Ipomopsis aggregata
    


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum corymbosum

CORYMBED BUCKWHEAT

 


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum inflatum

DESERT TRUMPET

 


POLYGONACEAE

(Buckwheat Family)
Eriogonum microthecum

SLENDER BUCKWHEAT

 
Eriogonum microthecum
    


RANUNCULACEAE

(Buttercup Family)
Aquilegia micrantha

ALCOVE COLUMBINE

 

Did You Know?

Desert Bighorn Sheep

Once feared of becoming extinct, desert bighorn sheep are making a tentative comeback in southeast Utah due to reintroduction efforts by the National Park Service. There are roughly 50 sheep in Arches, though their shy nature keeps them well-hidden from most visitors. More...