The Fruita Historic District could be considered the heart of Capitol Reef National Park. For thousands of years, people have called this verdant valley home. Now the Fruita Historic District offers visitors opportunities to experience amazing geology, learn about human history, and explore a diverse landscape. What will you do on your visit to Fruita?
The Scenic Drive offers impressive views and takes about an hour and a half round trip to complete.
Visit Fremont Culture petroglyphs and imagine what it was like to live here about 1000 years ago.
Many people have called the Gifford House home. Learn about these earlier pioneers, and visit the museum and sales outlet, known for pies.
Last updated: December 8, 2021