Capitol Reef’s 4 Incredibly Scenic Drives

by Matt, April 2022 If you’re like me, you love a scenic drive! I like hiking and horseback riding, but if I can get incredible scenery from a car, I’ll take that too! Luckily, the West is full of scenic drives. Capitol Reef National Park is no exception!! Here are the four drives you need […]

9 mistakes to avoid when visiting Capitol Reef National Park

Have a great visit to Capitol Reef by avoiding these mistakes! 1. Only spending a few hours in the park We know you’re in a hurry, but Capitol Reef is best experienced slowly. It’s not like Bryce Canyon, where you can see most of it from one viewpoint. To get the most out of Capitol […]

Where to watch a sunset or sunrise in Capitol Reef National Park

by Matt, April 2022 Perhaps you’ve seen one of those famous sunrises at Bryce Canyon or Canyonlands National Parks.  Now you’re visiting Capitol Reef National Park and you’re wondering if it has some must-visit spots for a sunrise or sunset?  Capitol Reef is known for its sunsets because its red rock canyon wall faces west […]