• Activities:

    Photography, Hiking

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Year Round

Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Scenic

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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Worth the climb up, nice views from the top and pretty relaxing too!

over 1 year ago
over 1 year ago

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

about 2 years ago
about 2 years ago

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

over 2 years ago
over 2 years ago

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

over 2 years ago
over 2 years ago

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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