Welcome To Blanding, Utah
"Your Base Camp To Adventure!"
EXPLORE BLANDING AND THE FOUR CORNERS AREA
Arch Canyon Inn
LOCATED OFF ROUTE 191, RIGHT BETWEEN MONUMENT VALLEY AND ARCHES NP, INDEPENDENTLY RAN AND LOCALLY OWNED/OPERATED
Arch Canyon Inn is perfectly located to give travelers a comfortable and affordable stay as they travel to or from Zion NP, The Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, and Arches. We are also a perfect gateway for adventure as travelers explore lesser known but just as amazing locations such as Natural Bridges NP, Bears Ears NP, Arch Canyon, Mule Canyon, Cedar Mesa, and many many more.
EXPLORE THE AREA
Learn about dinosaurs, spend the day fishing, or ride ATV trails
Embark on a prehistoric adventure at Dinosaur Museum, less than half a mile away. Tour the ruins and glimpse the rich cultural history of the area at nearby Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum. For a relaxing afternoon, go fishing in nearby Recapture Reservoir. If you like tough outdoor sports, the terrain of North Long Point and South Elk Ridge Trails make Blanding a top spot for ATV fun, less than 30 minutes away.
Blanding is a city in San Juan County, Utah, United States. The population was 3,375 at the 2010 census, making it the most populated city in San Juan County. It was settled in the late 19th century by Mormon settlers, predominantly from the famed Hole-In-The-Rock expedition. Economic contributors include mineral processing, mining, agriculture, local commerce, tourism, and transportation.
Blanding is located near both the Navajo and White Mesa Ute Native American reservations, and a significant percentage of Blanding's population has family ties to these nearby cultures. Blanding is a gateway to an abundance of nearby natural and archaeological resources, including The Dinosaur Museum, Natural Bridges National Monument, Monument Valley and the Four Corners area, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area (Lake Powell), Cedar Mesa archaeological and wilderness area, the San Juan River including Goosenecks State Park, and the Needles district of Canyonlands National Park. It is located approximately 1 hour south of the popular recreation hub of Moab and Arches National Park.