• Strike Valley and the Waterpocket Fold

    Capitol Reef

    National Park Utah

Directions

Fremont River and Capitol Dome
The Fremont River and Capitol Dome
NPS Photo/Sandy Borthwick
 

Traveling westbound on Interstate 70:

Follow I-70 west to exit 149
Take UT-24 east toward Hanksville (exit 149) and continue for 43.8 miles (70.5 km)
Turn right to continue on UT-24 east and continue for 37.3 miles (60 km)
The Capitol Reef Visitor Center will be on the left

Traveling eastbound on Interstate 70:

Follow I-70 east to exit 40
Turn right onto UT-120 south/ North Main Street and continue for 1.2 miles (1.9 km)
Turn left onto UT-118 north/ E 300 N and continue for 0.8 miles (1.3 km)
Make a slight right onto UT-119 east and continue for 8.8 miles (14.2 km)
Turn right onto UT-24 east and continue for 63.4 miles (102 km)
The Capitol Reef Visitor Center will be on the right

Traveling northbound on Interstate 15:

Follow I-15 north to exit 95
Take UT-20 toward US-89/ Panguitch/ Circleville (exit 95) and continue for 20.4 miles (32.8 km)
Turn left onto US-89 north and continue for 21.3 miles (34.3 km)
Turn right onto UT-62 and continue for 12.4 miles (20 km)
Turn left onto UT-62 north and continue for 30.6 miles (49.2 km)
Turn right onto UT-24 east and continue for 47.1 miles (75.8 km)
The Capitol Reef Visitor Center will be on the right

Traveling southbound on Interstate 15:

Follow I-15 south to exit 188
Take US-50 east toward Scipio (exit 188) and turn left onto UT-50 and continue for 0.7 miles (1.1 km)
Turn right onto US-50 east/ North State Street and continue for 24.4 miles (39.3 km)
Turn right onto UT-260 south and continue for 4.2 miles (6.8 km)
Turn right onto UT-24 east and continue for 2.8 miles (4.5 km)
Make a slight left to stay on UT-24 east and continue for 71.3 miles (114.7 km)
The Capitol Reef Visitor Center will be on the right

 

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