Visiting Arches National Park in Winter

Are you looking for a fun winter vacation idea? Visit Arches National Park in the winter!

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Arches Scenic Drive in the Winter

The Arches National Park scenic drive is a must-do activity. It includes two spur roads and takes about 2 to 3 hours to complete. 

Hiking in The Winter in Arches

Arches National Park hiking trails in the winter are awesome if you don’t mind wearing layers. 

Winter Photography in Arches

Arches in the winter can vary: one day a contrast of snow on red rock; and the next day no snow and blue sky.

Winter Stargazing at Arches

Arches is internationally recognized as one of the best places for stargazing because of its remote location, accessibility, altitude and clear skies.

Do the Roads Close in Arches in the Winter?

The park road might be closed after a snowfall for several hours for plowing. For road conditions in Arches, check the Utah Road Weather Forecast or call 1-866-511-UTAH (8824).

Does it Snow in Arches National Park?

Usually Arches National Park doesn’t see large amounts of snow. But it’s common to get a dusting of snow, or even a few inches of snow.

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