Winter Hikes at Capitol Reef

There are amazing Capitol Reef National Park winter hikes to do at this Utah National Park during the offseason.

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Winter Weather at Capitol Reef

– Capitol Reef in December: highs 39 / lows 19 degrees F – Capitol Reef in January : highs 39 / lows 18 degrees F – Capitol Reef in February: highs 45 / lows 23 degrees F

Hickman Bridge Winter Hike

– Distance: 1.8 miles roundtrip – Time: 2 to 3 hours – Elevation Change: 400 ft – Trailhead Location: parking lot along Highway 24 

Capitol Gorge, Pioneer Register and The Tanks Winter Hikes

– Distance: 2 miles roundtrip – Time: 1 hour – Elevation Change: 80 ft – Trailhead Location: small parking lot at the end of the Capitol Gorge spur trail at the end of the Scenic Drive

Gooseneck Overlook Winter Hike

Distance: 0.2 miles roundtrip – Time: 10 minutes – Elevation Change: less than 50 ft – Trailhead Location: Panorama Point and Sunset Point. 

Sunset Point Winter Hike

– Distance: 0.8 miles roundtrip – Time: 30 minutes – Elevation Change: less than 50 ft – Trailhead Location: Panorama Point and Sunset Point.

Grand Wash Winter Hike to the Narrows

– Distance: 2-ish miles roundtrip – Time: 1 hour – Elevation Change: 200 ft – Trailhead Location: one on Highway 24 and one at the end of Grand Wash Road.

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