Camping in Arches National Park
There is only one campground in Arches National Park and it is located at Devils Garden. It makes a great base from which to explore the park, and the surrounding area. Backcountry camping is not allowed in the park. There are many other campgrounds in the Moab area.
The Devils Garden Campground is located at the end of the main park access road, which is paved. It is about 18 miles from the park entrance and is open year-round. Facilities include potable water, picnic tables, grills, as well as both pit-style and flush toilets. There are no showers. Bring your own wood or charcoal for the grills. Some sites will accommodate RV's up to 30 feet in length.
Telephone and on-line reservations for both group and individual sites may be made by visiting www.recreation.gov or by calling 877-444-6777, 877-833-6777 (TDD), or 518-885-3639.. Reservations are not accepted by the park, and the park does not maintain information about site availability.
The campground has 52 individual sites, which are $15 per night and will accommodate up to 10 people. Up to 28 of the individual sites may be reserved for nights between March 1st and October 31st. Reservations must be made no less than 4 days and no more than 240 days in advance. There is an additional $9 booking fee for reservations.
The remaining 24 campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis each day beginning at 7:30 a.m. at the park entrance station or visitor center.
The campground has two sites for groups of 11 or more people. The Juniper Basin campsite will accommodate up to 55 people; the Canyon Wren campsite up to 35. The group camping fee is $3 per person per night, with a $33 per night minimum. No recreational vehicles or trailers are permitted in the group sites.
Additional information on Arches National Park or Moab-area attractions can be obtained by contacting the Moab Travel Region or Arches National Park:
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