• 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 »

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ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Encelia frutescens

BUSH ENCELIA

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Enceliopsis nutans

NODDINGHEAD

 
Enceliopsis nutans
    


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Erigeron pulcherrimus

BASIN DAISY

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Erigeron utahensis

UTAH DAISY

 
Erigeron utahensis
    

ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)

Gaillardia pinnatifida

HOPI BLANKETFLOWER

 


ASTERACEAE
(Sunflower Family)
Haplopappus armerioides

THRIFTY GOLDENWEED

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Helianthus annuus

COMMON SUNFLOWER

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Helianthus petiolaris

PRAIRIE SUNFLOWER

 


ASTERACEAE

(Sunflower Family)
Hymenopappus filifolius

HYALINEHERB

 

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...