Fruita Campground, Capitol Reef National Park

Fruita Campground is located in Capitol Reef National Park. Put Fruita Campground into our Capitol Reef National Park trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Capitol Reef National Park.
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  • Tranquility and relax in the mormonske settlement originally. In the gifford House you can buy homemade pie or bread and make the river's picnic in stinu trees, or check out the forge or schools.
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  • We still weren’t ready for another hike, so we decided to check out some of the roadside attractions around Fruita Rural History District, starting with the Jackson U-Pick orchard where we jockeyed wi...  more »
  • An oasis of green and mature trees nestled in the grandeur of Capitol Reef National Park this is not to be missed ! The first Mormon families arrived in the 1880s and the last left in 1969. You can pi...  more »
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  • Love this place and the price...! Can’t go wrong. Come at fruit picking time and you won’t go hungry. Pie next door is great too.
  • For the tent camper who wants some amenities and easy access to the most popular attractions in the park this is a great options. There is even a "tent only" area that is an open lawn with scattered cottonwood trees. The bathrooms in the middle of loop B are heated. If you go in the fall the orchards allow you to pick the fruit on the honor system $2 per lb.
  • Overall this is a very beautiful campground. However, if you are one that prefers more isolated camping, this is not for you. The camp sites are right on top of one another offering little to no privacy. So I rated this one star only because I prefer more private, isolated camping sites.
  • Beautiful campground with nice bathrooms, a table and a firepit. The campground is right next to the amphitheatre, where the rangers have talks very often. I learned something about astronomy, which was really nice.
  • Nice campground. Just basic amenities

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