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Best Easy Day Hikes Capitol Reef National Park

Brett Prettyman

Best Easy Day Hikes Capitol Reef National Park features the best easy day hikes throughout the park. With detailed maps and trail descriptions, navigating these wonderful trails is made easy. It’s the perfect tool for day hikers, families, and local outdoors people looking to explore Capitol Reef National Park in an easy day hike. In addition to information on the trails themselves, this guide includes GPS coordinates as well as a section on regional attractions, lodging and dining, and other noteworthy public lands well-suited for outdoor adventure. It is also filled with useful information on the area’s history, geology, fauna, flora, and park amenities such as shuttle service, developed picnic areas, camping, general store, and visitor centers.

Look inside to find:

  • Hikes suited to every ability
  • Mile-by-mile directional cues
  • Difficulty ratings, trail contacts, fees/permits, and best hiking seasons
  • Invaluable trip-planning information, including local lodging and campgrounds
  • GPS coordinates
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Globe Pequot Press / Falcon Guides
Pages: 136Size: 4 1/4 x 7
978-1-4930-2647-0 • Paperback • April 2017 • $12.95 • (£8.95)
978-1-4930-2648-7 • eBook • April 2017 • $11.99 • (£7.95)
Brett Prettyman is outdoors editor for the Salt Lake City Tribune. He is the author of Fishing Utah (Falcon) and a frequent writer and blogger on outdoor sports. He grew up learning to fish in central Utah and in the high elevation lakes of the Uinta Mountains, which he still visits frequently.