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Short Fun Hike to This Hidden Gem

WE were dead tired when we got to this arches parking lot. We had already hiked over ten miles to... read more

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wetravelalot007
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Illinois
Sand Dune and Broken Arch loop.

Make the most of a visit to Arches National Park with this two hour circuit. After a side trip to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
preeveparks50
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Grasse, France
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Arch formation at the end of an easy hiking trail.
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All reviews short walk kids will love narrow slot canyon great for kids kids run beach toys small canyon mid summer rock walls nice easy walk parking area the loop red rocks easy trail worth a stop parking lot devil's garden
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Reviewed yesterday

WE were dead tired when we got to this arches parking lot. We had already hiked over ten miles to other arches in the park. But we noted this was a short hike to this hidden arch so we drug ourselves to it. We are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Make the most of a visit to Arches National Park with this two hour circuit. After a side trip to Sand Dune Arch, continue to Broken Arch. Many visitors turn back here, but scramble up through the arch to continue the circuit. We had the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank preeveparks50
Reviewed 9 November 2018

While the "psychos" in our Road Scholar crew tackled the grueling hike up to Delicate Arch, the more sedate among us got to visit Sand Dune arch instead. It was a short walk between the rock "fins" that conceal this almost living room-size arch. As...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank IggyMo
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This is one of those hikes that you start easy and wonder when will I get to the arch . But then when you actually get there you are in total shock at how much beauty is in front of you . You start by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank burgosa631
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

The great thing about this arch is that it is hidden inside a giant rock formation that looks like gigantic rock slabs set on edge. You climb up between 2 of these giant slabs to find a hidden room with the arch to one side....More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank TravelLover59
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Beautifully tucked into a small canyon it seems like a small adventure to get there just because you have to walk through narrow gaps between rock walls. It's a short and easy walk from the parking. Definitely worth going. We were there at the end...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank IB E
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Although less is said about this arch - it was a highlight for us. Slot type canyon entrance, sandy trail, very tall arch you can stand right under. Easy in and out and absolutely worth a stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank janbill16
Reviewed 15 October 2018

You are surrounded by the towering fins. The hike is short, easy and fun. Kids will love this one. Have fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cindy A
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

See Arches through a different lens. The loop from Sand Dune through Broken to Tapestry Arch is varied and exciting. You will find yourself with few folks once you head out from Sand Dune Arch. Scramble through Broken Arch and enjoy the high desert as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jay a
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Sand Dune Arch sits in the shade for most of the day, flanked by two tall sandstone fins. Just immediately after the trailhead for Broken Arch is a tiny spur to the right that goes through a narrow slot canyon on its way to Sand...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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