Things To Do

people stand at a paved viewpoint surrounded by high rock walls
Park Avenue Viewpoint

NPS/Chris Wonderly

 
Major road construction in the park will limit access to some areas in 2017. The park will remain open during construction, with possible driving delays, and parking and trail closures. Some trails will be closed for two weeks at a time during the project.
Read more about 2017 road construction.
 

Whether it's your first visit or your tenth, or if you have one hour or three days, you can always find something to do at Arches. Browse these pages to figure out how you'd like to spend your time.

Auto Touring
Most visits involve driving the 18-mile scenic road.

Backpacking
Effective September 6, 2016, overnight backpacking is suspended for the duration of a special project.

Biking
Biking at Arches means staying on the road. Mountain bike trails abound outside the park, see DiscoverMoab.com for details.

Camping
The campground at Devils Garden affords phenomenal views.
NOTE: Devils Garden Campground will be closed March 1 through October 31, 2017, due to a major construction project

Canyoneering
Learn about permits and requirements for canyoneering at Arches.

Commercial Tours

Hiking
Trails range from 15 minutes to 4-5 hours.

Horseback Riding

Photography

Ranger-led Programs
Programs are offered spring through fall.

Rock Climbing

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532

Phone:

(435) 719-2299

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