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Broken Arch

Arches National Park, UT
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Broken? Arch

There are maybe a few rocks fallen out of it but is certainly in a half round shape. If you want to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hans V
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The Netherlands
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Impressive

An easy hike (2.4 miles complete loop) takes you to this impressive arch. If you want to see it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Monique E
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The Netherlands
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Majestic natural rock formation best experienced in the early morning light.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sand dunes” (3 reviews)
“easy hike” (11 reviews)
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Arches National Park, UT
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are maybe a few rocks fallen out of it but is certainly in a half round shape. If you want to go through the arch, be aware that you can also walk around it (to the right) and avoid climbing on a dead tree...More

Thank Hans V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An easy hike (2.4 miles complete loop) takes you to this impressive arch. If you want to see it from the other side you have to make a detour or climb over some rocks and slickrock.

Thank Monique E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can easily reach this arch by parking at the trail head for the Sand Dune Arch and when you reach there, take your time to sit down and enjoy the views of the park around you. The arch while not towering are still something...More

Thank EpicGuy12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Broken Arch trail is a easy hike just south of Devil's Garden Campground. We enjoyed seeing this arch and found the area much less crowded then at Devil's Garden, where it is something of a challenge to even finding parking space. There is a...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 20 May 2017

The hike to Broken Arch is 2 miles round trip along a relatively flat path. This is suitable for the whole family and specially those who don't like vertical. The parking area is sign posted for Sand Dune & Broken Arch on the road to...More

Thank OziDiver
Reviewed 7 May 2017

this is a fairly easy hike and a fun arch to climb up to. you have great views by climbing up and looking out the other side.

Thank helpinghands001
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Spent some time at the park and this was a nice family hike out to see this arch, one of many. We started at the end of the road and did the loop back to our parking spot. So many great things to see in...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Combined with Sand Dune arch and made into a loop by scrambling through the Broken Arch trail and coming back on the primitive trail this is an excellent walk . There are fewer people than on most of the trails in Arches and if you...More

2  Thank JANDDBritinParis
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Broken Arch can be seen from the road and trail head, in the distance to the northeast. It's accessed via an easy .7 mile path (one-way) across an open grassy meadow with a sandy surface. The trail head is located at a parking area on...More

1  Thank CrankingChick
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Mother Nature has a work in progress going on here. As is the case with all arches, this one too will collapse in time. Maybe a bit premature to call it "broken" but we don't get naming rights. This arch can be seen from the...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
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