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    Arches

    National Park Utah

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Fiery Furnace Video

Wondering what to expect on a guided hike through the Fiery Furnace? The video available here will give you a quick glimpse at some of the challenges encountered on the tour. Main-season tickets (March - October) may be reserved at www.recreation.gov; off-season tickets (weather-dependent) must be purchased in person at the visitor center.

 

Did You Know?

Ed Abbey

Edward Abbey worked as a seasonal park ranger at Arches in the late 1950s. His 1968 memoir of this experience, "Desert Solitaire," has become a classic of desert literature.