Hiking to Wilson Arch

Utah Wilson Arch Trail

Added by Prajit Ravindran

  • Beautiful, huge arch
  • Easy hike from HWY 191
  • Quick pit stop near Moab, Canyonlands, and Arches National Parks

To get to Wilson Arch, drive south of Moab on US-191 S for about 25 miles. The arch is right off US-191S and there is parking on either side of the highway. Keep an eye out after you pass the LaSal Junction - the arch is visible from the road.

From the parking lot there is a a very short (~0.5 mile) hike to get to the base of the arch. Watch your step during the last 50 feet of the hike - it can be a bit tricky due to a steep slope.

Pack List

  • Good hiking boots
  • Flashlight
  • Head lamp
  • Hiking pole
  • Camera
  • Tripod
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9 months ago

Short but sweet

Fun little hike with nice views, worth stopping if you're driving by.

9 months ago

about 1 year ago

Easy stop on your way to Moab

Very quick stop that is well worth it. Short hike with an amazing view.

about 1 year ago

about 1 year ago

Beautiful views. A very easy and short hike up (~5 minutes).

about 1 year ago

Added by Prajit Ravindran

Hello, My name is Prajit Ravindran. I am a landscape/adventure photographer based in Salt Lake City, Utah. I specialize in photographing the night skies, usually with a human element in it

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