• Owachomo Bridge

    Natural Bridges

    National Monument Utah

Places To Go

Map of Natural Bridges
Map of Natural Bridges
 

1. Sipapu Bridge
2. Horsecollar Ruin
3. Kachina Bridge
4. Owachomo Bridge
5. Solar Power System

The main features of Natural Bridges are shown on the above map. Most visitors spend at least two to three hours exploring the area. Plan on stopping at the visitor center and touring the scenic drive, with stops at each overlook to view the bridges. Several short hikes allow closer inspection of these remarkable formations, as well as Horsecollar Ruin.

Did You Know?

Owachomo Bridge

Sipapu means "the place of emergence," an entryway by which the Hopi believe their ancestors came into this world. Kachina is named for rock art on the bridge that resembles symbols commonly used on kachina dolls. Owachomo means "rock mound," a feature atop the bridge's east abutment.