Skyline Arch Trail

  • Sunset under Skyline Arch in Arches National Park.
  • Skyline Arch in Arches National Park.
  • Skyline Arch in Arches National Park.

Hiking

Dogs No

0.4 (miles)

 Very Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Utah

Arches

The trail to Skyline Arch is a short hike that pays big dividends. The trail is flat, well defined and offers spectacular scenery. Don't let the length of this trail stop you from investing your time; this hike is well worth it and great for the whole family. For the best photography opportunities, tackle this trail in the evening. Devils Garden Campground in Arches National Park is located 18 miles from the park entrance and is open year-round.

History

During a chilly November night in 1940, a massive chunk fell from Skyline Arch. Doubling its size in an instant.

Red Tape

Entrance and Camping Fees, Backcountry camping permits required
Contact: Arches National Park: PO Box 907 Moab, UT, 84532

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