• 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.

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CONVOLVULACEAE

(Convolvulus Family)
Convolvulus arvensis

BINDWEED

 


GENTIANACEAE
(Gentian Family)
Swertia utahensis

UTAH SWERTIA

 
Swertia utahensis
    


GERANIACEAE

(Geranium Family)
Erodium cicutarium

STORKSBILL

 


LAMIACEAE

(Mint Family)
Poliomintha incana

ROSEMARY MINT

 


LILIACEAE

(Lily Family)
Zigadenus vaginatus

ALCOVE DEATH CAMUS

 
Zigadenus vaginatus
    


LINACEAE

(Flax Family)
Linum aristatum

BROOM-FLAX

 


LOASACEAE
(Loasa Family)
Mentzelia sp.

BLAZING STAR

 


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea coccinea

SCARLET GLOBEMALLOW

 
Sphaeralcea coccinea
    


MALVACEAE

(Mallow Family)
Sphaeralcea leptophylla

SLENDERLEAF GLOBEMALLOW

 

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...