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Broken Arch

Arches National Park, UT
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Great level hike to a good arch

The hike to Broken Arch is 2 miles round trip along a relatively flat path. This is suitable for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Long Valley, New Jersey
fun hike to arch

this is a fairly easy hike and a fun arch to climb up to. you have great views by climbing up and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 31 October 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
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is a quiet, relatively easy hike to the Boken Arch. Not as many people do this hike as the others. It was worth hiking to though!

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This Arch is on the pathway from the sand dune arch and is out in the open so the sun will be on you the whole walk. It is a gentle walk with no real up or down slopes to speak of and the views...More

1  Thank must_need_H2O
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Recently we visited Broken Arch in Arches National Park. The hike is basically very easy until you get near the arch. Then a bit of scrambling and climbing are required, but not a problem for anyone who normally does any hiking. You can walk through...More

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

So my daughter wanted to go see the broken arch so we started out. We first hit the sand dune arch which really is an arch inside a big rock on all sides on top of sand dunes. Beware you walk through sand and your...More

Thank Sara_sakflva
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