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Address: Arches National Park, Moab, Arches National Park, UT 84532
Phone Number: +1 435-719-2299
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A world-famous natural sandstone arch.

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Great hike

This really is breathtaking. It's a 3 mile hike but it seemed longer. When you look up the mountain the hikers look like ants. You think when you reach the point where you become... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Carol L
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This really is breathtaking. It's a 3 mile hike but it seemed longer. When you look up the mountain the hikers look like ants. You think when you reach the point where you become an ant you are almost there but you're not. It's not a particularly hard hike. There are some pretty steep cliffs when you get next to... More 

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Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This trail is uphill most of the way but no particular difficulties . Well used trail particularly at sunset The end of the trail arrives at a " bowl " with the arch seemingly perched on the edge of a precipice Difficult to get a photo without photo bombers but who minds waiting in such a beautiful place

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Knoxville
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me say, this was not my favorite arch. It was overly crowded, with people climbing all over and under the arch. It kind of spoils the beauty of it. However, the hike to it is phenomenal. It is VERY steep in parts and you climb over sheer rock in others. I saw a stroller attempting to make it-it didn't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there in the middle of November. So it was actually perfect weather for hiking. Weather stayed about 60 during the day and 30 when the sun went down. The hike was more challenging than I thought it would be. There were no stairs or anything, just trails along two mountains. If you hike delicate arch during summer time,... More 

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Thank Da J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't visit Arches NP without a stop at this arch. It is very prominent and featured on almost every advertisement for the park. There are two ways to see the arch...drive to a lookout area (boring) or hike to it (recommended). The hike is moderate but brings you right to the arch where you can take in the awesomeness... More 

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Gliwice, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very hot when we went there and walk was tough, but definitely wort of my sweat. It is a close as it can bee meeting with nature. The hike is to the arch is mostly uphill so many older people can have troubles here specially in hot day. Take more water than we took :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't have much time to visit Arches so I wanted to do the "popular" hike and also it was only 3 miles round trip. Make sure you bring a hat, sunscreen and plenty of water. It took me 30 minutes to hike to the Arch. It wasn't too busy either so that was nice! I definitely recommend hiking here.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the day after some big storms, so the road to the viewing area was closed due to flooding. The only option to see the Arch was to park in the main parking area and hike the 3 miles RT. It was very busy when we visited, and the parking lot was full. We had to circle a few... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One has to drive 12 miles from the visitor centre to the trailhead and then walk another 1+ hour to reach the arch....it was beautiful. It is a place where you can sit in shade for hours and admire the arch. What an icon!

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Magnolia, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the arch you see on all the posters, signs, advertisements, and license plates. It is a bit of a hike (up hill most of the way), but it's a beautiful area. The only problem is it's popularity. It's hard to get a photo without a group of people in it or along the edge... Take water with you.... More 

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