Escarpment Arch, Moffat County, Colorado
Photo by Jay Wilbur
NABSQNO 12T-744755-4465580. Escarpment Arch is a small buttress natural arch eroded through Fort Union sandstone. It is located along Moffat County road 57, about 16 miles south of its intersection with US Highway 40 near Maybell, Colorado. This road continues south to become Rio Blanco County road 7 and eventually intersect with Colorado Highway 64 just west of Meeker. Escarpment Arch is named for its proximity to Escarpment Peak. It has a span of about 8 feet.