Long Arch in Canyonlands National Park, Utah
Photo by Jay Wilbur
Example Arc Natural Arch
NABSQNO 12S-614666-4207097. Long Arch is an arc natural arch eroded in Cedar Mesa sandstone. It has a span to breadth ratio of about 15. It is located in Lavender Canyon in the Needles section of Canyonlands National Park, Utah. Access to the arches in this area has been complicated by new rules established by the park to protect riparian ecosystems. Check with the visitor center for current access requirements.
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