Archive for May, 2012

We Love Capitol Reef

We, at the Red River Lodge, love Capitol Reef National Park. It is, in our opinion, the best national park in Utah. It offers all of the wonder of the larger parks, with the added benefits of solitude. We want to invite you to visit this unique and spectacular collection of natural beauty. Read More

Elk Calling

May 30th, 2012

Nature, Wildlife

One of the most peaceful alpine hobbies that we know about is the sport of elk calling, or bugling. Elk call to each other by a series of loud, scream-like, vocalizations that can be heard for miles. Especially during mating seasons, male and female elk are attracted to each other’s bugling. As a general rule, elk are attracted to the loudest most frequent call from the opposite sex. Read More

Green River Plus

May 30th, 2012

Nature, Outdoor adventures, Travel

One of the best parts about Utah is its amazing geological diversity. Travelling a few miles in any direction will prove this point. Green River State Park, Labyrinth Canyon, and Flaming Gorge are an example of changing views over a short geographical space. The scenery is only one reason to visit this popular Utah summer vacation spot; the other is, of course, fun. Read More

The Best Fishing in the World

May 29th, 2012

Nature, Outdoor adventures, Travel

The summer fishing season has begun in Southern Utah. There are many prime locations that offer a variety of catch types. We’ve made a quick list of some of the best river and lake fishing spots that we know about. Check them out or talk to our recommended fishing guide company to get some more info. Read More

Coming Attractions

May 29th, 2012

Outdoor adventures, Travel

Memorial Day has officially kicked off summer vacation in Southern Utah. To celebrate, we, at the Lodge at Red River Ranch, thought we’d publish a list of some of the upcoming activities of summer. Come check out all the amazing things we do in Capitol Reef Country. Read More