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Waterpocket Fold, Capitol Reef National Park
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  • I have reviewed many of the attractions in this park separately. The Waterpocket Fold is an element in most of them. This is the one big thing that makes this park worthy of national park status. Ever...  more »
  • I read a description of this geological formation ahead of time, but it's still amazing to realise the tremendous forces at work that formed it. Glad I got to see a part of it in the park. 
  • The hike through the narrow slot of Headquarters Canyon is impressive and lots of fun. Driving along Notom Road, the Waterpocket fold is a short distance away -- you can make out its convolutions from...  more »