Archive for December, 2012

Capitol Reef versus Zion

December 17th, 2012

Outdoor adventures, Travel

We’ve been asked many times which is the better national park, Capitol Reef or Zion? This is a nearly impossible question to answer, as people value different aspects of each park. But here is our attempt to help you decide which is better for you. Read More

Special Places – Brimhall Bridges

Capitol Reef National Park is a place of spectacular beauty; it has so many areas of special, natural wonder. Unfortunately, very few people get to visit these special places. In an effort to make these hidden treasures known to the public, we at the Lodge at Red River Ranch have created this blog series to highlight the best-unknown places of Capitol Reef. Watch for new “Special Places” posts.

This blog focuses on Brimhall Bridges. Read More

Winter Augmentation

December 9th, 2012


As much as we like the great outdoors, sometimes it’s nice to supplement hiking with other activities, especially in the winter. If you’re looking for other things to do in Southern Utah, consider these suggestions. We at The Lodge at Red River Ranch think you can make the perfect vacation by adding a few of these ideas into your itinerary. Read More