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Address: Park Entrance Road, Moab, Arches National Park, UT UT 84532
Phone Number: +1 435-719-2299
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The most popular hike in the park because of its ease and scenery.

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Park Avenue Trail

Amazing place! We did a lot of walking beautiful scenery! Weather in November was great for outside adventures.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Jackie C
Miami, Florida

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amazing place! We did a lot of walking beautiful scenery! Weather in November was great for outside adventures.

Thank Jackie C
Milan, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Park Avenue Trail is a nice walk in the riverbed, a bit steep at begin and the flat. You can enjoy a lot of different rocks and shapes. I did it with my daugther 14 in 30 mins walking quietly and looking around. The trail ends at The Organ, so if some of your party wants to walk and other... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I assume if you are in Moab, UT you are seeing Arches National Park. I could write a review of each thing to see but it would be a waste of my time. If your in Arches.... GO see everything... This will take more than a day .. for sure. Plan on at least 2 if not more. We did... More 

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Clearfield, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Once you enter Arches National Park, the first feature of the park you will encounter is Park Avenue. From a viewpoint, you can see the beautiful rock walls on both sides of the hiking trail below.

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Milford, Michigan, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

This will great you at Arches National Park and is just one of so many wind sculpted rock formations to see. I would recommend at least three days to visit as there are many sites that will take more than an hour to get to and back from on foot. Take plenty of water and have good hiking boots.

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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144 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

This is a short hike at one of the first pull outs that you reach after entering Arches National Park. It is wonderful. The trail is about a mile long, starting with a descent into a canyon then you hike through the canyon finishing opposite the parking area for Balanced Rock. It was late September and the only person on... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We did this trail in the morning and were virtually alone for the majority of the walk. A few rabbits and other wild life. Sadly a graffiti artist left some crude drawings, so we spent about 30 minutes cleaning them off with sand.

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Oakton, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Like a prologue to a novel, the 3 Gossips and Tower of Babel beckon you into an experience of massive natural wonder. No arches at this site, just a glimpse at the power of the erosive forces of nature at work in the park. Nice intro. Just down the road we encountered an NPS employee and volunteer searching for invasive... More 

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Dongguan, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Just arriving to Arch Park we go this impressive view. Unfortunately we were in a long trip program and could not hike. But pictures we took are wonderful

Thank Ivan S
Hell, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 531 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

We were fortunate to have 2 cars since we had split up earlier in the day so we spotted 1 car at Courthouse Towers and then started our hike up the hill at the Park Avenue Trailhead. The lighting wasn't as good as it would have been earlier in the day but the shade and the downhill grade were helpful... More 

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