“This is the most beautiful place on Earth. There are many such places. Every man, every woman, carries in heart and mind the image of the ideal place, the right place, the one true home, known or unknown, actual or visionary.” - Edward Abbey
Visit Fremont Culture petroglyphs and imagine what it was like to live here about 1000 years ago.
Whether you have half a day or more, spend your time exploring the Fruita area by car or on foot.
Experience the less-visited, southern part of Capitol Reef, where the dramatic angle of the Waterpocket Fold is on display.
Cathedral Valley roads require high clearance vehicles and about a day to explore fully.
Last updated: December 31, 2020