For AFAR's May/June 2016 issue, photo director Tara Guertin and photographer Jake Stangel went on location to Arches National Park in Moab, Utah to track down a cover photo that summed up our big feelings about solo travel. On their first drive through the park, the duo saw the sun come up over the red-orange rocks that gave Arches its name—and captured the whole thing on video. Check out the amazing result below, and get more of our national parks coverage here

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