Mesa Arch Canyonlands National Park
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Mesa Arch Trail – Canyonlands National Park

Mesa Arch Trail is a short and easy trail located in the Islands in the Sky District of Canyonlands National Park.

Mesa Arch Canyonlands National Park Trail Sign

This trail leads to an iconic view of Mesa Arch so named for the way it perfectly frames the mesa below.

Mesa Arch Canyonlands National Park

Mesa Arch Canyonlands National Park-8 trip

The trail is .5 miles round trip. There is a bit of an incline, but it is not too difficult. The trail is rated as ‘easy’ by the National Park Service.

Mesa Arch Canyonlands National Park Trail

Mesa Arch Trail is great for families. However, behind the arch itself is a drop off, so you’ll want to keep an eye on the kiddos.

Mesa Arch Canyonlands

Mesa Arch is a must-see on your next trip to Canyonlands National Park! Whether you visit Mesa Arch at sunrise (which is supposed to be the optimal time to visit) or at any time of the day, you’ll be treated to a breathtaking view.

Mesa Arch View Canyonlands National Park

For more info on Canyonlands and Arches, check out these articles:

Delicate Arch in Utah

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