Overview of Capitol Reef NP     Geology of Capitol Reef NP      Stops of Capitol Reef NP


Stops to visit at in Capitol Reef National Park

 

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Stop 1-1

Inverted Channels

 

Stop 1-2

Goblin Valley State Park

 

Stop 1-3

Summerville Formation Stop

Stop 2-1

San Rafael Group Overlook

 

Stop 2-2

Carmel Formation

 

Stop 2-3

Navajo Waterfall

 

Stop 2-4

Navajo Sandstone Soft Sediment Deformation

 

Stop 2-5

Hickman Bridge Hike

 

Stop 2-6

Petroglyphs

 

Stop 2-7

The Castle

 

Stop 2-8

Panorama Point

 

Stop 2-9

Chimney Rock and Fault

 

Stop 2-10

Twin Rocks

 

Stop 2-11

Iron Mineralization along Fault

Stop 3-1

Wingate Sandstone

 

Stop 3-2

Oyler Mine

 

Stop 3-3

Grand Wash Trail

 

Stop 3-4

Moenkopi Formation

 

Stop 3-5

Slickrock Divide

 

Stop 4-1

Curtis Formation

 

 

For a complete list of references please go to the References page.

 


 

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Disclaimer: The information is property of the University of Utah. Unless cited, images and files found on this site have been taken or created by the Geology and Geophysics Department at the University of Utah. Any use of these images should be cited appropriately. The stratigraphic column is from: Mathis, A. C. 2000. Capitol Reef National Park and Vicinity Geologic Road Logs, Utah, in: P.B. Anderson and D.A. Sprinkel (eds.) Geologic Road, Trail, and Lake Guides to Utah’s Parks and Monuments Utah Geological Association Publication 29. http://www.utahgeology.org/uga29Titles.htm

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