Ride Photos #02 - MOAB AREADalton Wells / Tower Arch
This is a nice 13.0 mile ride
|Start of ride||Richard & Outlaw||More Sandstone||Mr. Dusty|
|Jets crossing||Sandstone pillers||Sandstone mesa||Monitor & Merrimac way off|
|More sandstone pillers||Mr Dusty||Pillers around Tower Arch||Signs for Tower Arch|
|Formations around Tower Arch||Formations around Tower Arch||Formations around Tower Arch||Tower Arch up close|
|More formations||More formations||On road back||On road back|
About 14 miles North of the center of Moab is "Dalton Wells Rd"
Its the next turn off to the right after you pass "Willow Springs Rd"
About 1 mile in from Hwy 191 is reasonable good parking
Follow the dirt road "Copper Ridge" North East from the parking.
This jeep road takes you along the West boundry of Arches Natl Park
About 4 miles up the jeep road you will head off across the sandstone
towards a nice looking sandstone formation.
The Arch is about 1.5 mile East of the jeep road.
You have to dismount to hike to Tower Arch
The ride to Tower is about 13 miles (6.5 miles each way)
GPS location of exit from Hwy 191: 38.710500°, -109.702193°