Visiting Capitol Reef National Park in March

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

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

Capitol Reef National Park in March 

March Weather in Capitol Reef 

Temperatures at Capitol Reef in March: highs 55 and lows 31 degrees Fahrenheit.  March weather at Capitol Reef can be good for outdoor activities with appropriate clothing.

The Fruita area is a popular location at Capitol Reef! The Gifford House opens March 14!  This is a fun place to see, explore and photograph.

Capitol Reef Fruita Area in March

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.

Scenic Drives in March at Capitol Reef 

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