Ride 2 miles gaining 485’ at 4.7% average grade.
This is the climb into the magnificent Arches National Park. By itself this is a wonderful, albeit short, climb. However, if you make it up to the top, you should seriously consider at least riding the full length of Scenic Drive or the whole enchilada, Arches National Park All Roads
Begin the climb just after the park entrance and before the Visitor Center.
This is an extensional fault (caused by stretching of the earth’s crust) that passes just west of the park.