All 50 sites in Arches' campground are usually reserved in advance during the busy season (March - October). For a complete list of campgrounds outside Arches, visit www.discovermoab.com.
The Devils Garden Campground is located eighteen miles from the park entrance and is open year-round. Facilities include potable water, picnic tables, grills, as well as both pit-style and flush toilets. There are no showers or RV dump/fill stations. Some sites will accommodate RVs up to 30 feet in length. Bring your own wood or charcoal for the grills.
Phone and online reservations for both group and individual sites must be made through www.recreation.gov. Reservations are not accepted by the park, and the park does not maintain information about site availability. If you have not reserved a site prior to arrival at the park during the busy season, plan on utilizing other camping options in the Moab area.
The campground has 50 individual sites which are $20 per night and will accommodate up to ten people. All these sites may be reserved for nights between March 1st and October 31st. Reservations must be made no less than four days and no more than 180 days in advance. To make a reservation, visit www.recreation.gov, or call (877) 444-6777, (877) 833-6777 (TDD), or (518) 885-3639.
During the winter months (November 1st to February 28th) sites 1 - 24 are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the campground.
The campground has two sites for groups of eleven or more people. The Juniper Basin campsite will accommodate up to 55 people; the Canyon Wren campsite up to 35. The group camping fee is $3 per person per night, with a $33 per night minimum. No recreational vehicles or trailers are permitted in the group sites.
The Canyon Wren group campsite may be reserved year-round. Juniper Basin is available from March 1st to October 31st. Reservations must be made no less than 4 days and no more than 360 days in advance. There is an additional $9 booking fee for reservations. To make a reservation, visit www.recreation.gov, or call (877) 444-6777, (877) 833-6777 (TDD), or (518) 885-3639.
Unreserved group campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of arrival.
Camping Outside Arches
There are a wide variety of campgrounds in the Moab area. For a complete list, visit discovermoab.com. We also offer a map showing all the public campgrounds near Moab:
Moab Campground Information Map & Guide
Arches offers limited opportunities for backpacking. Permits are required and groups must camp at least one mile from any road. Read more...
Did You Know?
In the late 1800s, John Wesley Wolfe, a disabled Civil War veteran, and his son, Fred, built a homestead in what is now Arches National Park. A weathered log cabin, root cellar, and corral remain as evidence of the primitive ranch they operated for more than 10 years.