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Lower Delicate Arch Viewpoint is just steps from the parking lot. It is very easy to access for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Terri P
Navarre, Florida
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Do the hike to get the full effect!

We stopped here for a post hike (up to Delicate Arch) breakfast to get a different perspective. You... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
Fareham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lower Delicate Arch Viewpoint is just steps from the parking lot. It is very easy to access for most anyone. Unfortunately, it provides a distant view of Delicate Arch, the most iconic in the park. But, it is the only “easy” way to see it.

Thank Terri P
Reviewed August 29, 2018

As there were a lot of people doing the hike up to delicate arch, we decided to walk to the lower viewpoint and see the arch with binoculars from here. The arch is equally spectacular seen from here and you can spend your precious time...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Nice view of the very “delicate” arch, that gives an easy solution to shoot photos from this superb arch.

Thank Marko_van_der_Smitte
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Arches National Park was a fourth stop on our National Parks road trip. As we enter the park we ride up Scenic Road, along which were many overlooks with well visible names. We stoped on many of them to admire a view and take some...More

Thank AgaPhoto
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We stopped here for a post hike (up to Delicate Arch) breakfast to get a different perspective. You definitely want to do the hike or miss out as this view is not worthwhile unless you are really really pushed for time.

Thank speedsister
Reviewed July 6, 2018

The arch appears as a small hump on the horizon once one makes it through the crowds to the viewing point. We've made the hike to the arch in the past, and it is spectacular. This little viewpoint and it's brother (Upper Delicate Arch Viewpoint)...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed June 23, 2018

This is a way to see the arch is little to no effort off the parking lot. If you have a really good zoom on your camera you can get good photos of the arch to save you the hike on upper viewpoint. Trail distance...More

Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

The view of the arch is not too great, so bring binoculars. The people walking to the arch look like ants. It is worth a stop, however.

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

After hiking the strenuous hike to Delicate Arch, my family and I drove to this view point for another point of view. There are 2 different trails from the trailhead that has a parking area for autos and RVs. One trail is very easy to...More

Thank KBJ278
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Saw this recently and it is impressive and a great photo op. We took a small walk up a clearly marked trail.

Thank Daniel R
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