• Strike Valley and the Waterpocket Fold

    Capitol Reef

    National Park Utah

Plan Your Visit

Scenic Drive in the Winter
Scenic Drive in the winter
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There are many ways to experience Capitol Reef National Park.

Capitol Reef offers countless opportunities for adventure and discovery. Hiking, backpacking, picnicking, wildlife viewing, exploring Historic Fruita, and walking through the orchards are a few ways to spend your time.


The Plan Your Visit section has operating hours and seasons, weather, pets, information on fees and passes, permits and reservation, directions, accessibility, where to eat and sleep, things to do, places to go, safety, and nearby attractions.


For additional information, download the Capitol Reef National Park Trip Planner and the Fruita Area Map and Guide.


Visit the Capitol Reef Natural History Association bookstore for books, maps, and guides to the park.

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