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Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park is located near Torrey, Utah. According to the National Park Service, the name capitol refers to the white domes of Navajo Sandstone that resemble capitol building domes, and the name reef refers to the rocky cliffs that are a barrier to travel, like a coral reef. Continue reading Capitol Reef National Park

Black Canyon of the Gunnison

The Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park is a recent addition to our national park system. It was created in 1999. Before that, it was a national monument, established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1933. Continue reading Black Canyon of the Gunnison