The Primitive Trail at Devil’s Garden

I expected to do the full loop, including the Primitive Trail, when we talked about hiking Devil's Garden in Arches National Park.  However, the fact that I was just recovering from a knee injury and the trail is listed as "strenuous" meant we'd have … [Read more...]

Lunch at Double O Arch in Devil’s Garden

Double O Arch is 2.1 miles in (direct route) on Devil's Garden Trail in Arches National Park.  You can hike further to the Dark Angel (the dark rock tower seen in the distance) and an another mile to your hike (round-trip).  The alternate Primitive … [Read more...]

Danger at Landscape Arch

One of the coolest thing about the Arch formations at Arches National Park is the accessibility.  For the most part, the trail takes you right up to, or through, the arch and allows you to really interact with the formations.  There is something … [Read more...]