Arches National Park, Utah, US Tourist Attractions and Travel

Arches National Park preserves over 2,000 natural sandstone arches, including the world-famous Delicate Arch, in addition to a variety of unique geological resources and formations.

Arches National Park Travel, Utah Tourist Attractions

The park is located near Moab, Utah, and is 119 square miles (309 km²) in size. Its highest elevation is 5,653 feet (1,723 m) at Elephant Butte and its lowest elevation is 4,085 feet (1,245 m) at the visitor center. Since 1970, 42 arches have toppled because of erosion. Arches National Park receives 10 inches (250 mm) of rain a year on average.Yangon

Arches National Park tourism

Arches National Park Tourist Attractions

 


The area, administered by the National Park Service, was originally designated as a national monument on April 12, 1929. It was redesignated a national park on November 12, 1971. More than 833,000 people visited it in 2006.

 

Arches National Park: Delicate Arch, one of the most famous arches in the park

 

Delicate Arch, one of the most famous arches in the park

 

Arches National Park attractions 

North Window and South Window Arches

 

Arches National Park: Turret Arch 

Turret Arch

 

Arches National Park: Landscape Arch 

Landscape Arch, Utah tourism

 

Arches National Park: Balanced Rock 

Balanced Rock



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