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.
A red-rock wonderland
Visiting in Winter
The park is open year-round, but conditions can change quickly in winter. Trails may be slippery when snowy or icy.
The area surrounding Arches National Park is a recreational wonderland. Learn about other nearby attractions.
Restoration and Resilience
We are removing invasive tamarisk to restore natural water flow to the waterways around Wolfe Ranch and the Delicate Arch trailhead.
Sports in Parks
The Olympic torch traveled through Arches National Park in 2002 on its way to Salt Lake City.
Doing a report on Arches? Check out topics on animals, plants, rocks, interesting park facts and much more!
Traffic and Webcams
You may experience heavy visitation and traffic spring through fall. Check webcams, and read more about traffic conditions in the park.
It is your responsibility to know park regulations when you visit.
Last updated: February 14, 2018