Utah's First National Monument

Three majestic natural bridges invite you to ponder the power of water in a landscape usually defined by its absence. View them from an overlook, or hit the trails and experience their grandeur from below. Declared a National Monument in 1908, the bridges are named "Kachina," "Owachomo" and "Sipapu" in honor of the Native Americans that once made this area their home. Read More

Sipapu Bridge with trees below

Visiting in Summer

Summers at Natural Bridges are hot and dry, with temperatures often reaching the high 90sºF and over 100ºF.

a hiker stands in front of Owachomo Bridge

Places to Go

Learn about the major features at Natural Bridges National Monument.

a massive natural stone bridge

Geology

How did the bridges form?

a massive stone arch with the Milky Way and stars overhead

Discover the Dark

Home to some of the darkest skies in the country, Natural Bridges was the world's first "International Dark Sky Park."

two men walking on a forested trail

Take a Hike!

There's no better way to see a natural bridge than to walk through it. Take a walk on the trail and get up close with the bridges.

picnic table and fire grill at Natural Bridges campsite

Camping

Spend the night under the stars in Natural Bridges' campground. Camping is first-come, first-served.

Last updated: July 11, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

HC-60 Box 1
Lake Powell, UT 84533-0001

Phone:

(435) 692-1234 x16

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