Operating Hours & Seasons

Small river with ice along the edges and in the center, and snow on the riverbanks, below red cliffs and blue sky, with a road to the right of the river.
Capitol Reef is open year-round, although some roads could be closed due to snow or other inclement weather.

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The park and campgrounds are open year round.

The visitor center is open daily (except for some major holidays) from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with extended hours spring through the fall.

Ripple Rock Nature Center (for kids of all ages) is open on limited days from Memorial Day through Labor Day; check the visitor center for details.

The Gifford House Store and Museum is open March 14 (Pi Day) to October 31 daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with extended hours in the summer.

Check the current conditions before you visit, or call 435-425-3791 and follow the prompts to listen to the daily weather forecast and road reports.

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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