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.

red rock fins with a dusting of snow on top

Visiting in Winter

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

people walk around shelves in a bookstore. banners hang overhead with posters on the walls

Supporting the Parks

Parks thrive on partnerships. There are many ways you can support the park from shopping in the bookstore to joining the friends group.

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Traffic Congestion Management Plan

Read more about our proposed vehicle entry reservation system. We'll be taking comments on the proposal through December 18, 2017.

a pop-up trailer and two vehicles in front of red rock cliffs

Campground Reservations

You can make campground reservations for 2018. Check here for camping information and other area camping options.

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Ranger Programs

Planning a 2018 visit? Take in a ranger program to discover the wonders of Arches.

the Arches entrance road as viewed from the entrance station

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

Last updated: December 15, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


(435) 719-2299

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