ADVERTISEMENT
  • Night exposure of Double Arch in Arches National Park Utah
LeftLeftGradient

    Arches National Park,

    Utah

    Adam-Springer - Istock 184039621

      Save up to 50% on Hotels

      The world’s largest concentration of natural sandstone arches.

      Visit Arches to discover a landscape of contrasting colors, land forms, and textures unlike any other in the world. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches and hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive rock fins, and giant balanced rocks. This red-rock wonderland will amaze you with its formations, refresh you with its trails, and inspire you with its sunsets.

      Need ideas for a trip to Arches National Park? Check out this people and planet-friendly adventure from Intrepid Travel:

      Hiking in Moab

      Located just 5 miles (8 km) north of Moab, Arches National Park contains the world’s largest concentration of natural sandstone arches. Although over 2,000 arches are located within the park’s 76,518 acres, the park also contains an astounding variety of other geological formations. Colossal sandstone fins, massive balanced rocks, soaring pinnacles and spires dwarf visitors as they explore the park’s viewpoints and hiking trails. A paved scenic drive takes visitors to many of the major viewpoints within the park.

      The park’s rock formations delight children as well as adults, with many easy trails providing opportunities for kids to get out of the car and explore the arches up close. Hikers can choose from a wide variety of trails, from short twenty minute walks leading right up to many of the largest arches in the park, to more adventurous hikes into lesser seen areas.

      logoFind more things to do, itinerary ideas, updated news and events, and plan your perfect trip to Arches National Park
      ADVERTISEMENT

      Arches National Park Articles

      Places near Arches National Park

      ADVERTISEMENT