This webcam looks due east along Pleasant Creek with Wingate, Kayenta, and Navajo strata in the middleground. The Henry Mountains, in the background, were the last mountain range to be mapped and explored in the lower 48 states. This webcam is operated by the Capitol Reef Field Station.
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.