Archive for the ‘Outdoor adventures’ Category

ATV Trails

May 21st, 2015

Outdoor adventures

Most people come to Southern Utah for the amazing physical activities that can be enjoyed here. Hiking, cycling, climb, whitewater rafting and horseback riding are some of the more popular ones. And these are all fun, without question, but some people like to go a little faster. Which is why ATV trails are so awesome. Read More

Red Canyon

May 5th, 2015

Nature, Outdoor adventures, Travel

The thing about Southern Utah is there is always more to see. For example, many people go to one or two of the national parks while visiting our state. Some people even go to all five – Zion, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, Arches and Canyonlands – which, as you can imagine, is a pretty good sampling of Southern Utah. But there are still many locations, each with its own wonders, left unvisited. Read More

Capitol Reef Classic 2015

This year the Capitol Reef Classic will be held on July 17th and 18th. For bicycling everywhere, this is an amazing annual event. Nothing beats the views that can be experienced touring Wayne County and Capitol Reef on bike. And besides there will be cash prizes for the winners. Read More

Adventure in the Grand Staircase

April 22nd, 2015

Outdoor adventures, Travel

We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch love Southern Utah. We love all the little surprises that can be found almost everywhere. And if you’re heading into the Escalante-Grand Staircase National Monument anytime soon, here is a list of surprises we think you’ll love too. Read More

Kodachrome Basin

April 7th, 2015

Outdoor adventures

In our blogs, we at the Lodge at Red River Ranch, are always raving about Utah’s five great national parks. Just as spectacular, but less visited, are our state parks. There are a couple of advantages to including state parks into your vacation plans. Since Utah’s state parks are smaller in size, it means that you can often see everything the park has to offer – which is nearly impossible in the national parks – in one trip. And the fact that state parks are less popular means you don’t have to fight the crowds. One of Southern Utah’s best kept secrets is the impressive Kodachrome Basin State Park. Read More