Shops & Galleries – Open
Face coverings that completely cover the nose and mouth are recommended in Moab. They should be worn in public areas including indoor or outdoor space open to the public where consistent social distancing of at least 6 feet is not possible. Free masks are available at the Moab Information Center, on the corner of Main and Center Streets, and at the national parks.
Frequently Asked Questions
Should I wear a face covering in Moab?
Face coverings that completely cover the nose and mouth are recommended in Moab. They should be worn in public areas including indoor or outdoor space open to the public, where consistent social distancing of at least 6 feet is not possible. Local businesses may pick up free face coverings at the Canyonlands Copy Center, 375 S. Main St., in Moab. The Moab Information Center (The MIC), on the corner of Main and Center Streets, and the National Park Service will distribute face coverings to area visitors.
How many COVID-19 cases are there currently in Moab (Grand County)?
The Southeast Utah Health Department keeps an updated list here.
Are the national parks open?
Yes. Arches and Canyonlands national parks are continuing to increase visitor services:
- Open: All park roads, hiking trails, viewing areas, campgrounds, bookstores, and visitor centers (services are located outside)
- Closed at Arches: Fiery Furnace and backcountry camping
- Online only: Canyonlands backcountry and river permits
Are trails (OHV, hiking, biking) on public lands (Bureau of Land Management) open?
Yes. All trails on BLM land are open.
Can I camp on public lands (Bureau of Land Management)?
Yes. All developed campgrounds are open. Dispersed camping is also allowed. Human waste carryout is mandatory for dispersed campers (portable toilet or human waste bags).
Is Dead Horse Point State Park open?
Yes, the park is open to everyone.
Stay Safe to Stay Open
Stay Safe to Stay Open is a statewide campaign to meet the critical imperatives of helping Utah address the health-related objectives to prevent and recover from the coronavirus while at the same time assisting the business community in an effort to appropriately strengthen our state’s economy.
Where can I find additional information on COVID-19’s impact on Moab?
For more information we encourage you to visit Moab City COVID-19 Info & Moab COVID-19 Task Force.