Share Our World: Arches National Park overview

This is the last in my Southern Utah 2021 series.

Arches National Park was originally named a national monument in 1929 and then in 1971 it was redesignated a national park. Out of the three that we went too- Canyonlands, Capital Reef and Arches is is the most popular with over a million visitors per year. 1

Let's start with one of my favorite posts from the series Arches National Park in Black and White.

As I was editing the pictures I realized that many of them would like great in Black and White.

We went on many hikes and saw a lot of arches...it is called Arches National Park for a reason!

Windows area

Windows Trail Hike is a great hike with north and south windows and Turret Arch all within a mile of each other.

Double Arch

Double Arch Hike is on the other side of the parking lot from the windows area and was on of my favorite hikes. If you look closely you can see the scale of the arches compared to the people climbing in it.

Some more great views in the windows area

Delicate Arch
The most popular hike in Arches is Delicate Arch. I am so happy I finally got to see

I didn't realize it was in this cool amphitheater.

Park Avenue

Park Avenue was our first stop in Arches and next time I would like to do that hike too. Just seeing the sheer cliffs was very cool too.

From our drive through the park.

Getting our picture at the sign before going into the park (Jodi, me and Scotty)

What a great place! I would love to go again and explore more.

Share Our World Series
2021

Southern Utah Trip
Share Our World: Capitol Reef National Park Overview
Share Our World: Fluted Wall, Capitol Reef NP
Share Our World: Fruita School Capital Reef NP
Share Our World: Grand Wash Hike-- with rating
Share Our World: Sunset drive in Capitol Reef
Share Our World: Capitol Reef Scenic Drive
Share Our World: Wild Horse Slot Canyon Hike
Share Our World: Goblin Valley, Utah
Share Our World: Looking Glass Rock
Share Our World: Wilson Arch hike
Share Our World: Pothole Point Trail
Share Our World: Park Avenue
Share Our World: Delicate Arch Hike
Share Our World: Mesa Arch
Share Our World: Green River Overlook
Share Our World: Dead Horse State Park
Share Our World: Windows Trail Hike
Share Our World: Double Arch Hike
Share Our World: Arches National Park in Black and White
Share Our World: Canyonlands National Park Overview

Other
Share Our World: Sabino Canyon
Share Our World: Agave Garden
Share Our World: Saguaro National Park
Share Our World: Arizona- Sonora Desert Museum
Share Our World: Cactus Garden
Share Our World: The White Dove of the Desert
Share Our World: Mayo Clinic Nature Trail
Share Our World: Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona
Share Our World: Desert Botanical Garden in 1.4

All the 2020 posts are here 3 year anniversary on HIVE
All the 2019 posts are here My 2019 Steem Journey
All the 2018 posts are here My Year Journey on Steem

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