Visitors who plan to arrive by automobile or motorcycle must have a timed entry reservation for the time they plan to enter between the hours of 6 am and 5 pm. Visitors arriving on foot or on bicycle do not require a timed entry reservation.
If you have a Devils Garden campground permit, backcountry camping permit, Fiery Furnace permit, Special Use Permit, Commercial Use Authorization, or hold a Concessions Contract with the park, you do not need to reserve a Timed Entry Ticket for entry to Arches National Park. Please present your other permit or authorization at the entrance station for verification.
Annual and Lifetime passes are accepted as your park entrance fee, but not as your timed entry reservation. Valid entrance passes accepted are: Interagency Annual Pass, Interagency Senior Pass, Interagency Access Pass, Interagency Volunteer Pass, Interagency Military Pass, Interagency 4th Grade Pass, Interagency Golden Age Pass, Interagency Golden Access Pass. Passholders will be required to pay the $2.00 reservation fee and secure a Timed Entry Ticket to enter between 6 AM and 5 PM.
Visitors are allowed to have up to 1 private vehicle reservation per day. Reservations are per vehicle, not per person.
Print or save a digital copy of the Timed Entry Ticket with confirmation code and have it available to be scanned at the park entrance station. Timed entry ticket holder must be in the vehicle at time of entry; photo ID will be required. Pass holders must provide Annual or Lifetime Pass (if applicable) for validation. All others must purchase their park entrance pass upon arrival at the entrance station. Visitors will have access to the entire park but are not guaranteed parking at a specific lot. For more information, visit go.nps.gov/ArchesTicket
This Timed Entry Ticket is valid for entry only during the one-hour period reserved. Once you have entered the park during your one-hour entry window, you can exit and re-enter the park any time during the remainder of the day. Re-entry on a different day will require an additional reservation for a Timed Entry Ticket.
Tickets cannot be sold, auctioned, or transferred.