There is no shortage of winter activities, visitors to Capitol Reef Country enjoy the snow-covered elevations for snowmobiling, cross country skiing, or for quiet serenity. In lower elevations winter day-time temperatures are very conducive to hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, and all terrain vehicle adventures.


Use good judgement any time of year, and always prepare with the right amount of clothing (bring layers) and gear. Winter can be the best time of year to visit this region for peace and serenity.


With elevations ranging from 4,000 to 11,000 feet you’ll find a wide diversity in temperatures through all seasons. Year-round there is something here for you.

12 Things to Do This Winter in Capitol Reef National Park