Hike to Navajo Arch
Utah › Devil's Garden Trailhead
Added by Lee Cuellar
- Lots of beautiful arches along the hike towards Navajo Arch.
- Beautiful red sandstone rock formations.
- Nice shade to relax from the hike.
- Duration: 2-4 hours
In order to get to Navajo Arch, you will have to hike through Devils Garden Trailhead. The hike is relatively easy until you pass Landscape Arch. After that, the trail steadily climbs and you will find yourself scrambling and climbing up slickrock fins. You can stop and admire other well-known arches along te way. After a few miles, you will reach Navajo Arch Spur Trail, which branches from the Devils Garden Primitive Loop about 1.2 miles west of the Devils Garden Trailhead. A left takes you to Partition Arch while continuing straight will take you to Navajo Arch. Continue on the trail towards Navajo Arch.
One of the first things you'll notice is that the arch is surrounded by trees and there is even a pine tree growing under the arch. The trees and arch provide plenty of shade to relax and enjoy the scenery around you. Once you have your fill of Navajo Arch, you could turn back and leave the way you came and continue on towards Double O and Primitive Loop Trail, or go back the way you came from Devils Garden Trailhead.
- Plenty of water
- Hiking Sticks (optional)
- Hiking Boots
Please respect the places you find on The Outbound.
Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures. Be aware of local regulations and don't damage these amazing places for the sake of a photograph. Learn More
Spring, Summer, Autumn
Are we missing something?Suggest an edit
ReviewsLeave a Review
More Adventures Nearby
Backcountry Ski Willow Fork
Utah / Willow Fork Trailhead
Willow Fork is just across the mountain from Solitude Ski Resort in Big Cottonwood Canyon.
Hike the Connector Trail, Zion NP
Utah / Hop Valley Trailhead
This 4-mile (one-way) trek is a multi-functional trail.