Site Etiquette

The arches are hundreds, even thousands of years old. many are fragile and irreplaceable and your help is needed to preserve them for future generations to enjoy.
Do not climb on the arches.
Pack out your trash.

Report Vandalism

Report any vandalism to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) hot line at 505-564-7600.

Travel Advisories

Maps and directions are for information only and are provided "as is" without warranty or any representation of accuracy, or timeliness of completeness.
A 4-wheel drive, high clearance vehicle is highly recommended, with a full tank of gas.
Pack a lunch or high engery snacks and bring lots of water.
Check the weather before heading out. Roads may become impassable when wet.
Do not cross any washes that have water running in them. You may get stuck or swept away.
The roads used to access the sites are oil & gas field roads. Be aware of large trucks and keep to the right of the road on hills and blind corners.
Cell phone service is not available in some areas.
Visit these sites at your own risk. The BLM, the City of Aztec Visitor Center and their employees are not responsible for injuries or damages to personal property.