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Balanced Rock Trail, Arches National Park

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Balanced Rock Trail is located in Arches National Park. Take a look at our Arches National Park tourist route planner to schedule your visit to Balanced Rock Trail and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Balanced Rock is a famous landmark in Arches National Park that you can see along the Arches Scenic Drive, just before the intersection with Window's Road. Here you will see a 128 foot standing single...  more »
  • The balanced rock was highly recommended by one of our guide books. We were glad we stopped. There is a very easy path around the base of the rock with great views of all sides. This is an easy stop f...  more »
  • Few images can demonstrate so clearly the effects of weather, wind and water, overview of erosion. Seems to contradict the rules of gravity and physics, but this enormous rock, attached to the rest it of the thin Procrustean structure that holds it, it seems that he will fall at any time. A rarity and hence a beauty of erosion
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