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The Arches Are Almost Anticlimactic

Anticlimactic now there is a word not often used for an exhilarating experience. Before you make... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
If You Plan It Right, The Reward Far Outweights The Effort

Having visited in 2013 and not had sufficient time to make this trek I planned a little better this... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
Warrington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 10, 2019

Anticlimactic now there is a word not often used for an exhilarating experience. Before you make the decision to go on this hike also read the reviews on the Devils Garden Trailhead as this trailhead leads to the Double O Arch. The hike here is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

Having visited in 2013 and not had sufficient time to make this trek I planned a little better this time and glad to say I made the effort. From the Devils Garden Car Park the distance to Double O is 2.2 miles and the first...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018

It's worth the long hike to this arch in Devils Garden. The primitive loop is a little challenging at a few spots with one place where you have to overcome your fear of heights and climb a steep rock. There are many arches on this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank soe75
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

This trail is accessed at the furthest extent of the Park. You pass the Landscape Arch and continue beyond for a further 40 minutes. It involves a bit of clambering up rocks, but this was invigorating. There are wonderful views along the way across the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CardiffMaddie
Reviewed November 5, 2018

In our 2 week trip out west to multiple parks with numerous hikes, this was by far the most difficult trail. Primitive is a good description as it requires climbing up steep rocks, walking on narrow fins of rock about 6 feet wide while the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ttiottn1
Reviewed October 17, 2018

This was a really fun and scenic trail. Only one spot where cut off on both sides but trail is about 15 ft across there - one of us is very uncomf. with heights and had no problem at all. A great hike - well...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank janbill16
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Several unique arches in Devil's Garden. But, it is more than just the arches. The scenery from the primitive trail is beautiful. Ask a Ranger about the cliff walk, it is not for everyone. If you want to avoid the cliff, take the primitive trail...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wgetz13
Reviewed October 12, 2018

The hike up is a must do. It’s around two miles up. The first mile is on easy trail then you get to landscape arch and you start to climb. The view along the way are fantastic. Trail is well marked. On the way back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

It took almost two hours to get there and it was tough but as soon as the arch appeared we were so impressed by the elegance and beauty of the arch.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Found in deeper reaches of Devils Garden area of Arches National Park, Double O Arch (not to be confused with Double Arch, which is in the Windows area) is the second largest arch in the area after Landscape Arch. The natural arch consists of two...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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