The Capitol Reef Scenic Drive is a paved touring route through the central section of this picturesque National Park. Doing a slow ride on this road will reward passengers with endless breathtaking views and it is a good way to become familiar with this park. There are a few dirt side road options along this road that go to some of the most famous Capitol Reef natural landmarks, which include the Grand Wash, the Tapestry Wall, a natural arch, Golden Throne and Capitol Gorge. Most of the dirt roads in this area are smooth enough for regular passenger cars, which is a real plus for casual tourists. Be sure to pack a picnic basket and plenty of water, because the majestic views are endless and an entire day of adventure awaits for those who take a leisurely cruise on the Capitol Reef Scenic Drive!
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