Archive for November, 2011

Three Regions of Capitol Reef

November 28th, 2011

Outdoor adventures

Capitol Reef National Park is a compilation of massive sandstone towers, highland plateaus, narrow canyons, and everything in between. It is a showcase of southwestern splendor. We at the lodge have unofficially subdivided Capitol Reef into three geological sections. There is the Main Thoroughfare area, Cathedral Valley, and the Waterpocket Fold. Each has something a little different to offer. Read More

The Fantastic Burr Trail

November 11th, 2011

Outdoor adventures, Travel

The Burr Trail is one of the best scenic roads in Southern Utah. Starting in Boulder, Utah, the Burr Trail winds 68-miles through unforgettable scenery to the town of Bullfrog, near Lake Powell. We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch love taking this route, and we’re pretty sure you will too. Here are some tips and pointers for anyone that wants to drive the Burr Trail. Read More

Annual Events in Capitol Reef

November 1st, 2011


The Capitol Reef area hosts many fun events each year. We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch encourage our guests to participate in these annual activities. To help you know what is happening and where, we’ve compiled a list of the top not-to-miss events. Read More