Things To Do

people stand at a paved viewpoint surrounded by high rock walls
People enjoy the view down Park Avenue.

NPS/Chris Wonderly

 

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
Backpacking locations are limited during the winter of 2017-18.

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.

Canyoneering
Learn about permits and requirements for canyoneering at Arches.

Commercial Tours
Let someone else drive and share their knowledge of the park.

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

Horseback Riding
Everything you need to know about pack and saddle stock.

Photography
Learn about the best places to capture light, color, and texture.

Ranger-led Programs
Programs are offered spring through fall.

Rock Climbing
Climbing routes and regulations.

Stargazing
Enjoy the park after dark.

Last updated: December 18, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532

Phone:

(435) 719-2299

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