The 3 sections of Capitol Reef

Capitol Reef National Park is a compilation of massive sandstone towers, highland plateaus, narrow canyons, and everything in between. It is a showcase of southwestern splendor. We at the lodge have unofficially subdivided Capitol Reef into three geological sections. There is the Main Thoroughfare area, Cathedral Valley, and the Waterpocket Fold. Each has something a [...]

2017-05-30T18:16:00+00:00 October 21st, 2012|Nature, Outdoor adventures, Travel|

Animals of Wayne County

The flora and fauna of Wayne County add to the natural geological beauty of this land. Watching for the different native animals can provide additional entertainment for both adults and children. On your next road trip to Capitol Reef, we at the Lodge challenge you to watch for these animals – see how many you [...]

2012-10-12T15:14:32+00:00 October 12th, 2012|Education, Nature, Outdoor adventures, Wildlife|

In Praise of Utah

Utah is, without a doubt, an amazing state to visit. It offers tourists a sweeping array of natural beauty, a rich pioneer history, and an impressive amount of cultural opportunities. There are activities suited to every type of visitor. We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch are proud to call Utah home, and we [...]

2017-05-30T18:16:00+00:00 October 2nd, 2012|Travel|