When you think of Arches National Park in Utah, the most likely landmark to come to mind is likely the famous Delicate Arch. However, probably the 2nd notorious arch in the park is Landscape Arch. This amazing geographical wonder spans over 290 feet and is the 5thlargest in the world.
The iconic hike to Delicate Arch in Arches National Park is definitely a “destination hike” that is not to be missed. If you are capable of the steady climb and the moderate distance (and the heat isn’t too bad), then this trail is the perfect way to see this famous arch (rather than just checking out the pictures of it on the Utah License Plates)!
Whether or not you are an experienced hiker or just extra motivated by being in Arches National Park, we think this trail is one that yo
In recent years, Moab has become quite well known for a number of sports, including four-wheeling, rafting, rock-climbing, mountain-biking and even more extreme sports like BASE jumping. However, there are many dozens of hiking experiences within a short drive. That proximity combined with beautiful spring and fall temperatures make this a popular location with tourists.
Picking the best hikes in Arches National Park isn’t easy. The park is full of amazing views and many of these views are accessible from the main park road, if not a short stroll from a pullout. However, to really see the park you have to get up close and personal, and getting out on the hiking trails is the best way of doing that.
The Fiery Furnace Hike in Arches National Park is an experience that most never forget. From the time you obtain reservations or a permit (which are required-sometimes months in advance) until you finish the hike, the trip is full of anticipation, wonder and surprises around every corner. If you are lucky enough to be able to go on this adventure, you’re guaranteed to have fun and will enjoy talking about your adventure for years to come!