• Owachomo Bridge

    Natural Bridges

    National Monument Utah

Pets

Activities with pets are very limited at Natural Bridges. Pets are not allowed on any hiking trails. Pets may accompany visitors in the campground, and at overlooks and pullouts along the paved scenic drives. Pets may be walked on roads or in parking lots, but must be leashed at all times when outside a vehicle.

Important!

The desert can be deadly for pets. Car temperatures rise quickly in the sun, even on cool days. Your pet can easily die of heat exhaustion. If you are leaving a pet in a car, crack the windows as much as possible and leave water to drink. We recommend you not leave pets in the car at all when temperatures are above 68 degrees, even with the windows cracked.

There are no boarding facilities in Blanding or Monticello. The following kennels offer boarding services in Moab:

Moab Veterinary Clinic

4575 Spanish Valley Drive

(435) 259-8710

Karen's Canine Campground

2781 S. Roberts

(435) 259-7922

Did You Know?

Collored Lizard

Lizards, including the colorful collared lizard, are one of the most frequently seen animals at Natural Bridges. When not chasing flies or basking in the sun, they are often seen doing what appears to be push-ups. Scientists believe this and other behaviors signal dominance and facilitate courtship.