Sun Setting Arch

Since we don’t do weekend posts, this will be my last post of 2017—the sun setting post as it were. I took this image as the sun set behind us at the Delicate Arch formation in Arches National Park. This is one of my favorite vistas on the planet. The way the red rock catches…

Delicate Arch: A Hiker’s Guide

Delicate Arch is one of those occurrences in nature that is hard to believe exists if you have never seen it with your own eyes. It is not only an unusual arch, because of its distinctive shape standing free of any surrounding rocks, but its’ very location, perched on the edge of a cliff face…

Delicate Reflection

I wrote last month about how much I like the hike to Delicate Arch inside Arches National Park. The angle seen here is a bit harder to capture. A thunderstorm rolled through and caused my wife and I too have to abandon our first attempt to make it up the trail, but it was a blessing in disguise….

Delicate Arch

This rock formation is known as Delicate Arch, located inside Utah’s Arches National Park. If you recognize the image, but aren’t sure where you have seen it, it’s on Utah’s license plate. The 60′ tall free-standing Delicate Arch can be found at the end of a 3-mile trail that is defined as moderate. If you aren’t adjusted to…