• Strike Valley

    Capitol Reef

    National Park Utah

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April 03, 2014
National Park Week 2014
Come Celebrate National Park Week 2014

March 14, 2014
Captiol Reef Natural History Association Receives Numerous Awards
Capitol Reef Natural History Association received numerous awards for a children’s book “Why the Moon Paints her Face Black”

March 10, 2014
Spring Hours of Operation
Spring Hours of Operation

March 10, 2014
Hickman Bridge Trailhead Temporary Closures
Repair work temporarily closes Hickman Bridge Trailhead

November 29, 2013
Hickman Bridge Trail Reopens
Hickman Bridge Trailhead Reopens

Did You Know?

Desert Bighorn Sheep

Desert bighorn sheep, once common in the Capitol Reef area, were reintroduced in 1996 and 1997, and have since thrived here. Visitors have reported seeing them in Capitol Gorge, Grand Wash, and along the Fremont River corridor.