Directions

 
Low-profile stone building that blends into the redrock landscape, with blacktop highway and road to the right and in front of it. Blue sky above.
Capitol Reef National Park is open year-round, and the visitor center is located in the center of the park, off of Utah Highway 24.

NPS/Ann Huston

Traveling westbound on Interstate 70:

Follow I-70 west to exit 149
Take UT-24 west toward Hanksville (exit 149) and continue for 43.8 miles (70.5 km)
Turn right to continue on UT-24 west 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

 
Snow-covered large stone sign with NPS arrowhead and "Capitol Reef National Park" on it, with a backdrop of snowcovered red slopes and snowy mountains, with a cloudy sky.
Winter can be a beautiful time to visit Capitol Reef, but be prepared with lots of layers, good boots, and other necessities.

NPS/Jamie Mansfield

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

Alternative Fuel Vehicles

Do you plan to travel to the park in an alternative fuel vehicle? Your actions help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reduce petroleum use. Plan your trip with the Alternative Fueling Station Locator from the Department of Energy (search for zip code 84775).

Last updated: November 9, 2019

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Mailing Address:

HC 70, Box 15
Torrey, UT 84775

Phone:

435-425-3791

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