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.
After entering Arches through the main entrance, drive a few miles and it will be the first hike on the left side.
|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|
|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|
|WATER SOURCES AVAILABLE:||No water available|
|CAMP SITES:||No camping available;|
|TRAIL CONDITIONS:||Smooth dirt, slick rock, firm steps.|
|SUN EXPOSURE:||Full exposure|