Ranger-led Programs

A ranger is talking with a group of people on a guided hike. They are standing in the shade of a large red rock wall.
Learn about the park's unique geology from our guides and volunteers

NPS/Andrew Kuhn


Ranger Programs

Rangers and volunteers normally offer a variety of programs every day, spring through fall. Program types, times, and locations vary throughout the year and may change due to weather or other factors.

Program Schedules
Patio Talk
15-20 minutes; Arches Visitor Center patio
Free; all ages welcome. No advance reservation.
may be offered later this season
Guided Walk
45-60 minutes; The Windows Area
Moderately easy one mile (1.6 km). Some uneven surfaces.
Free; all ages welcome. No advance reservation.
Bring water, sunscreen, and a hat.
daily at 9 am starting June 4
Evening Program
45-60 minutes; Devils Garden Campground Amphitheater
Free; all ages welcome. No advance reservation.
We will not offer campground evening programs during stargazing events.
Thu/Fri/Sat at 9 pm starting May 25
Fiery Furnace Hikes
Physically demanding hikes, for ages 5 and up only. You must purchase tickets in advance. See more information.
reserve in advance on Recreation.gov
Special Events
Look for other events like stargazing, arts, and other activites on our events calendar.

Fiery Furnace Hikes

a ranger speaks to a group of people in front of a rock wall
Fiery Furnace: Go with a Ranger

We offer ranger-guided hikes into the Fiery Furnace spring through fall. Reservations are required.

a hiker walks between steep rock walls
Fiery Furnace: Go on Your Own

You can enter the Fiery Furnace on your own with a permit. We offer limited numbers of permits each day.

Last updated: May 30, 2023

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Moab, UT 84532


435 719-2299

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