Arches National Park: Free Guide to Booking Reservations

By: Prerana Aggarwal

Arches National Park has a limited number of daily visitors, so it's a good idea to make reservations well in advance, especially if you plan to visit during the peak season.

Arches requires reservations for entry between April 1st and October 31st. You reserve a timed entry ticket for a specific date.

Arches National Park Entry

 Reservations can be made on or by calling 1-877-444-6777. Create an account ahead of time.

Arches National Park Reservations

Tickets are released on a rolling basis up to 6 months in advance, so book early, especially for peak seasons.

Arches National Park Tickets

Know the number of vehicles and people in your group before reserving. Entry limits vehicle counts.

vehicles reservations

Purchase one ticket per vehicle - the reservation covers all occupants. Have the ticket ready on your phone or printed.

Ticket per vehicle

Entry times are enforced, so arrive during your allotted window. You can stay in the park all day.

Arches National Park Entry times

 Pay the $30 per vehicle entrance fee upon arrival in addition to the $2 reservation fee.

Arches National Park Ticket Price

Consider campground reservations separately if you want to stay overnight in the park.

Campground reservations

Some Roads are close seasonally. Check conditions before going.

Know road restrictions

Depending on your interests, you can choose different activities or entry options, such as regular entry or specific tours.

Select your activities

You'll need to make a payment for the reservation. Be prepared with a valid credit or debit card.


With proper planning through the reservation system, you can gain access to Arches’ incredible rock formations and landscapes. Secure your timed entry ticket early!