NABSQNO 12S-681070-4332430

NABSQNO 12S-681070-4332430.
Arete Arch, Mesa County, Colorado
Photo by Craig Shelley

NABSQNO 12S-681070-4332430. Arete Arch is an unusually broad buttress natural arch eroded through Entrada sandstone. It is located above Mee Canyon in a BLM wilderness area west of Grand Junction in Mesa County, Colorado. Access requires a permit and directions from the BLM ranger station in Grand Junction. The arch was named for its unusual shape. It has a span of about 20 feet.

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