Tour of Utah 2013

The Lodge at Red River Ranch is pleased to welcome the 2013 Tour of Utah to Torrey, Utah on August 7th. We are thrilled to be able to participate in the excitement of this amazing bike race, and to have fun at pre-stage events in Torrey. We hope that you will join us and keep up with the race. […]

July 29th, 2013|Entertainment, Outdoor adventures, Travel|

Women’s Redrock Music Festival

Since 2007, Torrey, Utah has hosted the annual Women’s Redrock Music Festival. This festival encourages and supports independent women artists in their music careers. The two-day festival brings together some of the best musicians in the country. You can watch the performances, support the artists, and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Capitol Reef. […]

July 19th, 2013|Entertainment, Travel|

BIFF: The Musical

This weekend Wayne County has the distinct honor of hosting another annual BIFF. BIFF (the Bicknell International Film Festival) is a celebration of a particular type of cinema – the B kind. Every year people come from all over the country to enjoy this weekend of movies. We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch encourage you to make BIFF an annual tradition. […]

July 15th, 2013|Entertainment, Lodge Announcements, Travel|

Boulder Heritage

The Boulder Mountain community has been holding a Boulder heritage celebration for several years. This event recognizes the people that have lived in the beautiful area of Boulder, Utah. This July 12th and 13th marks the ninth annual celebration. If you’re down here around that time, consider taking the chance to add some variety to your trip. The celebration takes place in Boulder, Utah, which is about an hour away from Torrey, Utah and Capitol Reef. […]

June 27th, 2013|Education, Entertainment, Historical places|

Torrey Apple Days

Every year the scenic town of Torrey, Utah puts on it’s Independence Day celebration. Known as Torrey Apple Days, this party is the perfect expression of small-town America. This year the event kicks off on the Saturday following the 4th. (So July 6th.) We at the Lodge encourage you to come to town and check out Torrey Apple Days. […]

June 22nd, 2013|Entertainment, Lodge Announcements|

Best of Wayne County

A lot of people come to Wayne County to visit Capitol Reef. Sometimes, however, it’s nice to know what else you can do in the county. To help you find some extra fun, we at the Lodge at Red River Ranch have compiled a list of the best things to do in Wayne County. […]

June 14th, 2013|Entertainment, Historical places, Travel|

The Lone Ranger

Southern Utah is no stranger to the silver screen. Production crews routinely set up shop in the national parks and national monuments to capture our desert beauty on camera. Iconic films like Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade have memorable scenes that where shot in Southern Utah. Disney recently filmed the exterior scenes of John Carter almost exclusively in Utah. And this year Disney will be releasing another movie that was partly filmed in Southern Utah, The Lone Ranger. […]

January 3rd, 2013|Entertainment|

Christmas at the Lodge

The Christmas holiday is a time to enjoy the closeness of family and the comforts of the season. While we at the Lodge enjoy a traditional Christmas, we also like to try new things. That’s why we suggest that you take a vacation this Christmas; celebrate the holiday with a twist. We know just the place to visit. […]

November 24th, 2012|Entertainment, Outdoor adventures, Travel|

Filming Locations of John Carter

Guests often ask us at the Lodge at Red River Ranch to point out specific places in Southern Utah where movie productions have been filmed. Since Southern Utah has been the backdrop for over 100 major motion pictures, we thought we’d give you a list of some famous film location that you might recognize. This blog will focus on the scenes from the recent Walt Disney Pictures release John Carter. […]

November 8th, 2012|Education, Entertainment, Travel|

Concerning Pumpkin Launching

We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch encourage any and all visitors to get involved in our community. Which is why we like to inform you of all the going-ons and give you the chance to join in the fun. […]

October 30th, 2012|Entertainment, Outdoor adventures|