Capitol Reef National Park in September

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


Capitol Reef Weather in September

The weather at Capitol Reef National Park in September is pretty ideal with highs around 80 and lows around 55 degrees Fahrenheit.

Capitol Reef Fruita Area in September

Stopping at the Gifford Homestead you’ll find unique handmade items in the shop. In September you’ll enjoy locally baked fruit pies and homemade ice cream!

Photography in Capitol Reef in September

– Sunrise photography: Panorama Point and Sunset Point. – Sunset photography: Panorama Point, Sunset Point, Scenic Drive and Fruita

Capitol Reef Hikes in September

Remember the elevation at Capitol Reef is 5500 feet so if you’re coming from a lower elevation, or from sea level, trails that are considered “easy” might be more difficult for you.

Capitol Reef Camping in September

Be sure to make reservations for camping at the Fruita Campground because spots fill quickly at this time of year.

Capitol Reef Scenic Drives in September

The various Capitol Reef scenic drives are full of stunning landscapes like colorful cliffs, canyons, domes and bridges!