Travel Guide  For Capitol Reef National Park in December

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If you want to visit Capitol Reef National Park in December, here’s all the information you need: things to do, what to pack, where to stay, and more!

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Capitol Reef  Photography Guide

Visiting Capitol Reef National Park in December is a great time to go to escape the crowds. The weather can be unpredictable with rain or snow.

Is December a Good Time to Visit Capitol Reef?

Capitol Reef Weather in December

Temperatures at Capitol Reef in December range from highs around 40 and lows in the 20s in degrees F. The December weather at Capitol Reef can be good for outdoor activities with appropriate clothing.

The Fruita area is a popular location at Capitol Reef! In December the Gifford House is closed and fruit picking is not available, but it is still a fun place to see and photograph.

Capitol Reef Fruita Area

The Fruita to Capitol Gorge scenic drive is a must-see! You can also explore Cathedral Valley and Burr Trail if you’ve got the right vehicle, and the weather allows it.

Capitol Reef Scenic Drives

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