A red-rock wonderland

Discover a landscape of contrasting colors, land forms, and textures unlike any other. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches, hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive rock 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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Reserve Your Ticket

Visiting Arches? From April 1 to October 31, visitors are required to have a timed entry ticket to enter the park.

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Plan Like a Park Ranger - Top 10 Tips

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

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Arches Planning Guide

A mobile friendly guide to visiting Arches with a map, information about hikes, camping, accessibility, ranger programs, and more.

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The Geology of Arches National Park

Why are there so many arches here? How do they form? Learn all about the geology and the famous namesake features of Arches National Park.

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History and Culture

Learn about the generations that have called Arches home, and the special places they left behind.

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Learn about the park's plant and animal life, geology, ecosystems, and other natural features.

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Take a Hike!

Arches has popular trails ranging in length from a few hundred yards to more than 7 miles. Find the right one for you.

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Be a Junior Ranger

Learn about the park and have fun during your visit! You can earn a badge for completing a junior ranger book.

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Enjoy the dark skies of Arches National Park. Explore on your own or join a ranger-led stargazing program in summer.

Last updated: April 2, 2024

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PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


435 719-2299

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