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    Arches

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Multimedia Presentations

Community Artist Program
The Community Artist Program was created in 2009 as a way to highlight the connection between local artists and National Park Service areas in southeast Utah.
 

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.

 
Geology of Arches video

Geology of Arches
Witness 300 million years of planetary change unfold in 3.5 minutes, creating the valleys, arches, and spires visible in the park today.

 

Secrets of Red Rock
Produced by the Discovery Channel, this video highlights the geological marvels and cultural history of both Arches and Canyonlands, with footage of the spectacular and challenging red rock wilderness surrounding them.

 
Flower Guide
Wondering what flower you saw in Arches? Our online guide probably has the answer.

Did You Know?

Close up of biological soil crust

The dirt is alive! A living crust called "Biological Soil Crust" covers much of Arches and the surrounding area. Composed of algae, lichens and bacteria, this crust provides a secure foundation for desert plants. Please stay on roads and trails to avoid trampling this important resource. More...