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Just a quick stop, nothing too impressive

On your way out of the Windows area of Arches National Park, there is a pullout with a sign that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Akisato S
Clearfield, Utah
try looking up and through to find it

This arch can be difficult to find from the road, especially for those looking for a tradional... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
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2 weeks ago
“Just a quick stop, nothing too impressive”
Aug 14, 2018
“Where is it?”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On your way out of the Windows area of Arches National Park, there is a pullout with a sign that points to "Pothole Arch." Just look where the arrow on the sign is pointing to, and you can almost see the arch. Compared to other...More

Thank Akisato S
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We wasted 10 minutes trying to locate this arch. I am sure it is there,but since there are no pics posted on TA, looks like other have had difficulty finding it too.

Thank Greg M
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Pothole Arch is just off the road that takes you to The Windows.It can be difficult to see and then if you do manage to spot it it is not very spectacular. So if you cannot see it do not worry because you really did...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed September 19, 2017

We were fortunate to see this on our fiery furnace hike and to learn about the potholes and life within. this is probably hard to find without a ranger.

Thank Bike2
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This arch can be difficult to find from the road, especially for those looking for a tradional arch. It is a pothole, turned arch. So, look up and through to find it.

Thank azsuma
Reviewed June 10, 2017

There was nothing outstanding about this arch. Because of it's position high above the trail, I didn't even take a photo of it. It seems to me there was some explanation on how the arch was formed and thus was mainly important as a teaching...More

Thank TravelingDeacon
Reviewed May 20, 2017

Pothole Arch is on the road to Windows not far after the turnoff by Balancing Rock. There is a small pullout on the road where you can get a good view of Pothole Arch above you on the rib. It is a smaller arch which...More

1  Thank OziDiver
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Some of the arches in the park have an explanation of having started out as potholes. This arch can help your mind fill in any gaps in that picture.

Thank Trekbud
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