• Strike Valley and the Waterpocket Fold

    Capitol Reef

    National Park Utah

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  • Scenic Drive Road Closure

    Due to flooding, the Scenic Drive is closed beginning two miles (3.2 km) south of the visitor center.

  • Grand Wash Road Closure

    Due to flooding, Grand Wash Road is closed to vehicles.

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Presented by the National Park Service, this video is an inspiring testimony of individuals who love the land. This video introduces the ideas and principles of Leave No Trace and the importance of taking a personal role in preserving the outdoor experience for future generations.

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The National Park Service strives to conserve the scenery as well as the natural and cultural history of an area for the enjoyment of future generations.Learn about Wilderness Protection from the National Park Service.

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Did You Know?

Mule Deer, Doe, standing in a meadow

Mule Deer lack the digestive juices of omnivores or carnivores, and rely on enzymes present in green plant material to digest their food. Feeding deer picnic fare causes hyper-enlargement of their pancreas, and can result in death. Please do not feed wildlife!