Welcome to Capitol Reef National Park

Native Americans once called this colorful landscape of tilted buttes, jumbled rocks and sedimentary canyons the Land of the Sleeping Rainbow. The park's centerpiece is Waterpocket Fold, a 100-mile-long monocline (a buckle in the Earth's crust) that blocked explorers' westward migration as a reef blocks a ship's passage. Known also for its enormous domes – one of which kinda sorta resembles Washington DC's Capitol... Read More

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