• Strike Valley

    Capitol Reef

    National Park Utah

Our Partners

To contact the park, please dial (435) 425-3791. You will be transferred to our voice mail system, which will then provide instructions on contacting the staff member or division you would like to reach.

Capitol Reef Natural History Association

ext. 4107 Shirley Torgerson, Executive Director, Natural History Association
ext. 4108 Diana Elmer, Operations Specialist, Natural History Association
ext. 4106 Natural History Association Bookstore

Did You Know?


The Fremont River corridor sports the feathery branches and pink flowers of the tamarisk, an exotic introduced from the Mediterranean in the 1930s. It was brought to the southwest as a river bank stabilizer and is now nearly impossible to control and eliminate, despite on-going eradication efforts.