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.

snow-dusted redrock arch, pinnacles, with mountains in the background

Operations During Government Shutdown

During the federal government shutdown, Arches will remain open. Hazard or dangerous conditions exist.

a distant person is dwarfed by a massive rock arch

Plan Your Visit

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

an orange tent sits beneath high red rock walls

Looking to Camp?

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

Delicate Arch in the late evening sunlight

Photos and Multimedia

Browse photos, videos, audio, webcams, and more.

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Ranger Programs

Planning a 2019 visit? Learn about ranger programs and join us to explore the wonders of Arches National Park.

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Student Information

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

Last updated: January 18, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


(435) 719-2299

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