Fees & Passes


In 2015, entrance fees will be waived on:

  • January 19 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
  • February 14-16 (Washington's Birthday weekend)
  • April 18-19 (National Park Week's opening weekend)
  • August 25 (National Park Service's 99th birthday)
  • September 26 (National Public Lands Day)
  • November 11 (Veterans Day)

All federal recreational lands passes are issued and accepted at Arches. The following passes also are issued at the entrance station:

Weekly Passes: Non-transferable and valid for 7 consecutive days including the date of purchase. Weekly passes may be upgraded to annual passes within 7 days of purchase.

  • Private Vehicle: $10. Valid for 7 days. Admits one (1) private, non-commercial vehicle (15 passenger capacity or less) and all its occupants to Arches National Park.

  • Motorcycle: $5. Valid for 7 days. Admits one (1) individual on a private, non-commercial motorcycle to Arches National Park. Any passengers pay the per person fee not to exceed the private vehicle fee of $10.

  • Per Person: $5. Valid for 7 days. Admits one (1) individual with no car to Arches National Park. Typically used for bicyclists, hikers and pedestrians. Youth 15 and under are admitted free.

Southeast Utah Group Annual Pass: $25. Valid for one year through the month of purchase.
Admits one (1) private, non-commercial vehicle or its pass holder to Arches and Canyonlands national parks, and Hovenweep and Natural Bridges national monuments.

Commercial Tours
Fee depends upon the capacity of the vehicle.
1 to 6 passenger vehicles are charged $25 + $5 per person, not to exceed $40.
7 to 25 passenger vehicles are charged $40.
26 or more passenger vehicles are charged $100.

If you are conducting a hiking, biking, or photography tour, read more about commercial use authorizations. If you will be leading a bus tour in Arches, please view our Bus Information page.

Accredited academic institutions may apply for an Entrance Fee Waiver.


Sites at the Devils Garden Campground are $20 per night.


Fiery Furnace Guided Walk
Tickets for Fiery Furnace guided walks cost $10 for adults (13 and older), $5 for children (5 through 12), $5 for Interagency Senior Pass holders, and $5.00 for Interagency Access Pass holders. Children under 5 years of age are not permitted. Morning tour tickets are reservable in advance through www.recreation.gov.

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