A red-rock wonderland

Visit Arches to discover a landscape of contrasting colors, land forms and textures unlike any other in the world. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches, in addition to hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive fins and giant balanced rocks. This red-rock wonderland will amaze you with its formations, refresh you with its trails, and inspire you with its sunsets.

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Plan Your Visit

Where should I begin? What should I see? Start here to plan your visit.

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Ranger Programs

Join us to explore the wonders of Arches National Park.

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Looking to Camp?

Devils Garden Campground is open for reservations up to six months in advance. Read about all your area camping options here.

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Art in the Park

The Community Artist in the Parks program connects local artists and visitors to the surrounding red rock environment.

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Traffic and Webcams

You may experience heavy visitation and traffic spring through fall. Check webcams, and read more about traffic conditions in the park.

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Traffic Congestion Management Plan

Read more about our plan to address traffic and parking problems that affect visitor access, visitor enjoyment, and resource conditions.

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Flowers of Arches

What was that flower you saw at Arches? Check our online flower guide to find out!

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Visiting in Winter

The park is open year-round, but conditions can change quickly in winter. Trails may be slippery when snowy or icy.

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Get books, maps, and other materials to help you plan your visit.

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Student Information

Doing a report on Arches? Check out topics on animals, plants, rocks, interesting park facts and much more!

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It is your responsibility to know park regulations when you visit.

Last updated: September 5, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


(435) 719-2299

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