Arches National Park
#7 National Park/Monument for this trip
May 18, 2017

This was even more spectacular than I remembered from my 2002 visit!

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"The Organ" dead ahead

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First view of "The Gossips" and "The Sheep"

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Gossips, Sheep & Organ

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"The Organ"

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"The Gossips"

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"The Sheep"

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Onward to "Delicate Arch"

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Delicate Arch
Appears on the Utah license Plates

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I actually climbed the trail to the Upper Viewpoint (outlined in black above)

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Exhausted!

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Looking back

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Back to the parking lot, I moved to another viewpoint from street level

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The view from the Lower Viewpoint

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Returning to the entrance and Visitors Center

"Balanced Rock"

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That's actually "The Sheep" from the back.

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Likewise, "The Gossips"

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"Gossips" and "Sheep" in mirror

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Back to the entrance

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The Visitors Center from above

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The Visitors Center

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I had arrived here @ about 7:30 am - no traffic whatever. Good plan!
9:20 am exit - solid crawling line out to the main road, nearly 1/2 mile!
Don't worry folks, this will be well worth your wait!

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