Capitol Reef National Park


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Cap′itol Reef′ Na′tional Park′


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a national park in S central Utah: sedimentary formations and fossils. 397 sq. mi. (1028 sq. km).
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Noun1.Capitol Reef National Park - a national park in Utah having colorful rock formations and desert plants and wildlifeCapitol Reef National Park - a national park in Utah having colorful rock formations and desert plants and wildlife
Beehive State, Mormon State, Utah, UT - a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young
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Capitol Reef National Park is joining national parks across the county in waiving entrance fees four days in 2018 as a way to encourage people to get outdoors and learn from the natural world.
Many don't wander far enough off the interstate to discover that Capitol Reef National Park serves up the same landscape of rust-colored walls, sheer cliffs dripping with caramel, and solitary slot canyons, with only a quarter of the traffic.
INSPIRATION: The magnificently colored and rugged rock formations of Capitol Reef National Park rise from Scenic Byway 24, immediately capturing your imagination.
Even on the new moon--the darkest night of the month--you can walk around Capitol Reef National Park and clearly make out rocks or branches or leaves, because millions of stars light up every corner of the park.
Within Capitol Reef National Park (Capitol Reef NP), Utah, USA, a recently established field station served as our proxy for disturbance.
The two parks with the least accessibility are Canyonlands and Capitol Reef National Park.
Another great place to embrace the great outdoors is hiking in Capitol Reef National Park.
Uranium claims are also encroaching on stretches of Western parkland such as Arches National Park, Capitol Reef National Park and Canyonlands National Park, all in Utah, as well as a proposed wilderness area in Colorado called the Dolores River Canyon.
Capitol Reef National Park, located in the state's centre, is home to Water Pocket Fold, a wrinkle in the Earth's crust that stretches for 160 kilometres.

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