Capitol Reef National Park charges an entrance fee. You may purchase a 7 day or annual pass valid for Capitol Reef below. If you plan to visit other national parks or federal lands, consider purchasing an Interagency Pass (Annual, Senior, Access, Military, etc.) upon arrival at the park. If you already own a valid entrance pass, you do not need to purchase any of the passes listed below.
Site Passes purchased on Recreation.gov are non-refundable and non-transferable.
For more information on fees and passes, visit Capitol Reef's Fees & Passes web page.
The park requires all visitors 16 yrs of age and older traveling Scenic Drive beyond the Fruita Campground to pay an entrance fee.
You are purchasing a digital site pass that is valid only for weekly or annual entrance fees at Capitol Reef National Park.
If you are a current holder of an Interagency Annual pass or Interagency Senior pass you do not need to purchase a digital vehicle or individual pass.
This 7-day entrnace fee covers unlimited entry for one vehicle and passengers for 7 consecutive days, beginning on the start date you select.
Please be prepared to show your site pass on your mobile device (or printed on paper) to NPS staff upon request. Areas of Capitol Reef National Park have limited connectivity. Please download this pass to your mobile device or print a hard copy before arriving at the park.
Entrance passes are non-transferrable, non-refundable, will not be replaced if lost or stolen and will be void if altered or reproduced.
Do you already own a pass? Capitol Reef National Park honors the Interagency annual and lifetime passes that are valid at multiple national park and federal sites. If you own one of these passes you do NOT need to purchase a digital site pass.
Are you visiting multiple parks? Upon arrival at Capitol Reef National Park, you may purchase Interagency annual and lifetime passes at the visitor center that allow entry at multiple national parks and federal lands. For information about these other pass options, please visit the Recreation.gov 'Buy a Pass' page or visit the USGS Store Recreational Pass Descriptions website.