Alerts & Conditions


The Arches Visitor Center


Arches National Park is Open.

Arches National Park is open daily.

Arches Visitor Center is open daily except December 25. Operating hours change with the seasons. Read more: What time is the park open?

trees with yellow leaves in front of stone monoliths

NPS/Neal Herbert


Spring and fall bring pleasant weather. These are the busiest seasons in the park thanks to the mild conditions. Summers can be hot with daytime temperatures over 100 degrees. Winters can be cold, with occasional snowy or icy conditions. Get a weather forecast and see monthly average temperatures.

vehicles driving on a curving road.


Road Conditions

All park roads are open. Road conditions may change quickly following rain or snow.

The Devils Garden Campground with the La Sal Mountains in the background



Devils Garden Campground is open year-round. In winter, campsites are available first-come, first-served.

Read more about camping at Arches National Park.

A road sign reading "Slow Congested Area" with parked cars.



Between March and October, long lines form at the entrance road, and parking lots at popular trailheads are often full between 9 am and 4 pm.

Read more: How can I avoid the traffic?

For more information on traffic conditions in the area around Moab and Arches National Park, visit the Utah Department of Transportation Traffic Site

A ranger leading a hike in the Fiery Furnace.

NPS/Andrew Kuhn

Ranger Programs

National park rangers offer various programs spring through fall. Check at the Arches Visitor Center for a schedule. You can also check the Calendar for special events and activities.

The Arches Visitor Guide
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Last updated: March 23, 2018

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PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


(435) 719-2299

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