The Fiery Furnace is a hiking trail for advanced hikers located in Arches National Park. My husband and I had our two elementary-aged daughters with us, so we used caution. However, we still got lost and had to find our way back out the entrance. If it were just the two of us, we probably would have continued on and figured it out even though it was 103 degrees outside in August.
This hike is challenging because it has a maze-like terrain. There were supposed to be arrows to help you guide your way, but we only saw three arrows. After spending two hours trying to find our way and realized we were going in the completely wrong direction we decided to call it quits since our daughters were started to get too hot out in the heat.
I photographed the photo below at one part of the hike that shows the challenging terrain. We were climbing up and over tons of rocks that looked like this. The hike was very fun, and I think we would have lasted longer had it have not been so hot.
Location: Arches National Park, Utah
Date Photographed: August 14, 2021
Time Photographed: 12:24 PM
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📷 Camera Settings for Fiery Furnace photo
This Fiery Furnace picture was photographed with a focal length of 24 mm to be able to get a wider angle of the hiking trail.
Camera settings for this Fiery Furnace photo:
Camera Body: Canon EOS 6D Mark II
Shutter Speed: 1/400 seconds
Lens Aperture: f/10
Focal Length: 24 mm
Image Quality: RAW
📢 Fiery Furnace Photography Tips
After my experience at the Fiery Furnace hike, some tips I would suggest are:
Bring lots of water, especially if you are visiting in the summertime. We hiked this trail in 103 weather and definitely needed lots of water.
Make sure to bring a wide-angle lens.
Do not bring a tripod.
Wear good hiking shoes or boots.
Can You Hike the Fiery Furnace Without a Guide?
You can hike the Fiery Furnace without a guide as we did, but you might get lost. We certainly did! To hike the Fiery Furnace on your own you will need to obtain an individual hiking permit. Next time we might try out the guided tour. The price for the ranger-led tour is $16 per person.
What is the Fiery Furnace?
The Fiery Furnace is a strenuous hike in Arches National Park. It has challenging terrain, temperature extremes, narrow ledges, drop-offs, loose sand, and broken sandstone.
Where is the Fiery Furnace Located?
The Fiery Furnace is located at Arches National Park in Utah. This national park is right next to Moab.
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