The Blog at Red River Ranch

Whitewater Rafting Summer 2014

July 9th, 2014

Outdoor adventures, Travel

There are a bunch of things to do in Utah. You can hike, ski, rock climb, whatever. But, for us at the Lodge, one of the funnest activities is whitewater rafting. Rafting can be an awesome way to hang out with your friends or family. (Or maybe it’s just a decent corporate event.) Rafting is pretty exciting, and Utah has some great whitewater courses that we guarantee will make your heart pound. Check out our list of the top three places to go rafting in Utah. Read More

Torrey Apple Days 2014

June 30th, 2014

Education, Entertainment, Travel

It’s mid-summer and things are happening here in Southern Utah! This friday is, of course, the 4th of July. And If you’re anything like us, you celebrate Independence Day by taking a mini-vacation. And if, on said mini-vacation, you find yourself in our neck of the woods (metaphorically speaking, because, you know, we live in the desert) here are a couple of things to check out this 4th of July weekend: Read More

Top 5 Reasons Capitol Reef is the Best

June 24th, 2014

Outdoor adventures, Travel

We at the Lodge have made no secret of our love for Capitol Reef, so when people ask us what makes it so great, here is what we tell them -

Top 5 Reasons Why Capitol Reef is the Best National Park in Utah:

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Three Hikes You Will Love

June 12th, 2014

Outdoor adventures, Travel

Capitol Reef is full of great hikes, all of them are great, but some are better than others (well, at least, in our opinion.) These three are off the beaten track, but well worth the effort. In order to get to these, you will need to drive south into the Waterpocket Fold – the southern part of Capitol Reef. An area much more wild and expansive than the main section of the park. If you want some adventure Read More

June Events 2014

There is a lot happening here in Southern Utah. So naturally we want you to make the most of it. The following is a list of the events in and around Capitol Reef for June 2014.

On June 6th the Entrada Institute of Torrey will hold it’s first Cowboy Dinner in conjunction with the Broken Spur Restaurant. Read More