Operating Hours & Seasons

people look at exhibits mounted on red stone walls outside a reddish stone building
Arches Vistor Center

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Operating Hours


Park Hours

Arches National Park is open daily. Entrance fees apply. The park is very busy between March and October. To avoid traffic, we recommend entering the park before 8 am or after 3 pm.


Visitor Center Hours


Campground Hours

Devils Garden Campground is open year-round.

Read more about camping at Arches.

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Cottonwoods turn a beautiful gold in the fall.

NPS/Neal Herbert



Spring, Summer, and Fall

The park is busiest March through October. Temperatures in spring and fall are comfortable. In summer, daytime temperatures often exceed 100°F (37°C).

Rangers offer programs spring through fall.

The visitor center is open daily.


Winter is a peaceful time, without the crowds and scorching heat of summer. Temperatures are cold, with highs averaging 30° to 50° F (-1° to 10° C).

We do not offer ranger programs in winter.

The visitor center is open daily throughout the winter, except for December 25.


Last updated: December 29, 2017

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


(435) 719-2299

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