Park Avenue – Arches National Park

Trail Summary

Park Avenue is the first short hike in Arches National Park. It is a moderate hike that provide great views of various arches, rocks, and towers.  It begins at Park Avenue and ends at the Courthouse Towers Viewpoint. Hikers can choose to be dropped off on one side and be picked up at the other, or do a round trip.

Directions

After entering Arches through the main entrance, drive a few miles and it will be the first hike on the left side.

Trail Information

DIFFICULTY LEVEL: Moderate with some hills and slick rock.
ROUND TRIP LENGTH: 1 mi one way
AVERAGE HIKE TIME: 30-60 minutes
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT: National Park
USER GROUPS: Hikers,
BEST TIME OF YEAR TO HIKE: Late Spring, Summer, Early Fall
BEST TIME OF DAY TO HIKE: Day
GROUP LIMIT: No Limit
PERMIT INFORMATION: No permit required
COST: No cost
WATER SOURCES AVAILABLE: No water available
CAMP SITES: No camping available;
TRAIL CONDITIONS: Smooth dirt, slick rock, firm steps.
SUN EXPOSURE: Full exposure

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