A red rock wonderland

Visit Arches and discover a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms 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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Road Construction

Road construction will cause significant travel delays and nightly closures in 2017. Devils Garden Campground is closed Mar. 1 - Nov. 30.

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Memorial Day Traffic

Memorial Day weekend is the busiest weekend of the year. Plan on long lines, crowded parking, and construction delays.

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Got Water?

Hydration is essential in the desert, even in winter. Drink 1 gallon (4 L) of water per day. Refill at the visitor center or Devils Garden.

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Ranger Programs

Join us to explore the wonders of Arches National Park.

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Current Conditions

The park can be crowded during the busy season. Read about current conditions in the park so you know what to expect during your visit.

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

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

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


(435) 719-2299

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