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What’s New

Moab Area Transit– The Moab Area Transit (MAT) pilot program is a new, fare-free, transit service in the City of Moab. Read more…

Livestock Built This City: Agritourism Experience | Walking Tour– Join Moab Museum Staff for a 1-hour guided tour of Moab’s Historic Business District. This tour experience will be offered most Thursdays, March – October. Read more…

Moab’s Amazing Tadpole Shrimp Video– Tadpole Shrimp are one of many fantastic species found in Moab’s ephemeral pools. Retired USGS Research Scientist Tim Graham talks about what makes them special. Watch now…

Arches Timed Entry Reservation System for 2023– Between April 1 and October 31, 2023 Arches National Park is implementing a Pilot Timed Entry Reservation System. This system provides reliable access to the park and results in a higher quality visitor experience. Read more…

New Non-resident OHV Permit Requirements for 2023– Non-resident OHV Permits can only be purchased online. Utah also now requires all OHV operators to complete the Utah Off-Highway Vehicle Education Course online. Read more…

Welcome to Moab

Welcome to Moab, Utah, where Arches and Canyonlands National Parks are just a part of the breathtaking red rock landscapes that surround this stunning destination. Combining small-town hospitality with unparalleled natural beauty and the cool waters of the Colorado River, Moab has become one of the most sought-after destinations in the American Southwest.

As you explore the unique scenery of Moab, take time to relax and enjoy the welcoming hospitality of this charming resort town. Thanks to its perfect climate, Moab attracts year-round outdoor events and festivals, while the downtown business district has responded with an array of restaurants, microbreweries, shops, and galleries. Whether you’re in the mood for regional southwestern cuisine or world-class gourmet fare, Moab’s diverse culinary scene is sure to satisfy any palate. And for those looking for a souvenir to remember their visit, the downtown shops offer a great selection of southwestern arts and jewelry, t-shirts, and much more to browse through at your leisure.

Moab, Utah

Preserving Nature’s Masterpiece

America’s national parks are truly crown jewels, evoking awe and wonder in visitors from around the world. While Moab’s iconic national parks, Arches and Canyonlands, draw many visitors, our public lands extend far beyond these two parks. From scenic rivers and forests to a state park and thousands of square miles of ruggedly beautiful Bureau of Land Management land, the town of Moab is surrounded by natural wonders that are waiting to be explored.

In Moab, even the smallest desert pothole is home to a vast array of unique and beautiful creatures, each playing a vital role in the ecosystem that surrounds them. So, next time you’re exploring this breathtaking landscape, take a moment to pause and reflect on the intricate and delicate balance of life that exists all around you. By taking the time to appreciate Nature’s Masterpiece, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the beauty and complexity of the ecosystem that so many people overlook. Whether you’re an avid naturalist or just someone who loves to explore the outdoors, there’s always more to discover if you’re willing to look a little closer. So go ahead, take a deep breath, and immerse yourself in the wonders of Moab’s desert ecosystem.

Our commitment to preserving and protecting our environment is unwavering. We strongly believe that everyone can play a role in creating a sustainable future for our planet, and we invite you to join us in this mission. We love that you’re here to experience the beauty of Moab, but we also ask that you love it like you live here. Together, we can ensure that future generations will be able to enjoy these natural wonders just as we do today.

Arches Timed Entry Reservation System

Moab Information Center

Once you arrive in Moab, your first stop should be the Moab Information Center (MIC). Conveniently located at the corner of Main and Center Street in Moab, the MIC offers information on recreational opportunities and visitor services throughout southeastern Utah. Allow some time for the interpretive displays and large gift shop featuring guide books, maps, videos, videos, postcards, and much more.

Experience the stunning new film, “Welcome to Moab”, in the MIC’s 4K Theater

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Moab with “Welcome to Moab,” an awe-inspiring 4K theater film that showcases the diverse range of activities and public lands available in this incredible region of Utah. This 20-minute film seamlessly blends ultra-high-definition 4K footage, breathtaking time-lapse photography, and awe-inspiring aerial perspectives to provide visitors with an unparalleled introduction to the ruggedly spectacular landscapes that surround Moab.

Watching “Welcome to Moab” at the beginning of your visit is the perfect way to orient yourself and get inspired for your adventures in this part of the world. Whether you’re a seasoned adventurer or a first-time visitor, this film is sure to leave you in awe of the natural beauty and endless possibilities that await you in Moab.

Moab Information Center
25 E Center St
Moab, UT 84532

Moab Information Center Hours (7 Days/Week)
9:00 am – 4:00 pm Daily
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas

“Welcome to Moab” Intro Trailer

Moab 360

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