Moab Giants Dinosaur Park

Did you know that there is a dinosaur themed adventure park in Southern Utah? Located just outside of the town of Moab, the Moab Giants Dinosaur Park and Track Museum is the perfect place to have some fun and learn about dinos. Utah is famous (in certain circles) for the various species of dinosaurs that [...]

May 15th, 2017|Education, Entertainment|

Filmed in Utah

Sometimes, when watching a film, you will see an expansive shot of desert scenery on screen. And sometimes, what you’re actually looking at is Southern Utah. Film and television crews routinely film in areas such as Monument Valley, Moab, and Zion National Park. Sometimes the finished product conveys the spirit of the Old West - [...]

October 15th, 2016|Entertainment|

Two Awesome August Events

We like to keep our guests up-to-date about any activities or events that take place in here in our neck-of-the-woods. So we’re excited to tell you about, not one, but two awesome events in Torrey this upcoming week. If you happen to be in town, you should stop by - it’ll be worth your time. [...]

July 30th, 2016|Entertainment|

Torrey Apple Days 2016

This upcoming weekend is Torrey Apple Days! In case you are unfamiliar with Apple Days, it is the best small-town Independence Day ever. Ever. The scenic tree-lined streets of Torrey and the fantastic background of red-rock cliffs set the stage for a picture-perfect celebration. So mark your calendars for the Saturday, July 2, 2016 – you’ll want to be there. Here’s the schedule of what to expect this year at Torrey Apple Days: […]

June 27th, 2016|Entertainment, Lodge Announcements|

Bryce Canyon’s GeoFest 6

We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch like to encourage everyone visiting Southern Utah to get involved in local events. They can be that extra something that makes a vacation perfect. To that end, we are please to announce the 6th annual GeoFest to be held at Bryce Canyon July 31 and August 1, 2015. […]

July 24th, 2015|Entertainment, Travel|

Torrey Apple Days 2015

We have a tradition in the town of Torrey, Utah. Every year we hold a Fourth of July celebration known as Apple Days. This little tradition has grown every year, and we now routinely meet people from all over the world at the events. If you happen to be in town this Independence Day, here’s a list of what to expect from the 2015 Torrey Apple Days celebration. […]

June 26th, 2015|Entertainment|

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. […]

May 1st, 2015|Entertainment, Nature, Outdoor adventures|

Valentine’s Day in Bryce Canyon 2015

Valentine’s Day can be a lot of fun. Couples get the chance to do something extra special for each other. And we at The Lodge at Red River Ranch have discovered a really cool way to have a good time this Saturday. Bryce Canyon, in conjunction with Ruby’s Inn, are having their annual Winter Festival on Valentine’s Day. […]

February 12th, 2015|Entertainment, Nature, Outdoor adventures, Travel|

Starfest 2014

It’s September again, and that means there is plenty happening in Capitol Reef country. The aspens are changing colors, the apples are ready to be picked, and, of course, the Heritage Starfest will take place. Every autumn, the Heritage Starfest Group comes to Capitol Reef National Park to provide a unique opportunity to view the night sky like a pro. This year, the event will take place on the 19th and 20th of September. […]

September 16th, 2014|Education, Entertainment|

Travel Tips for July & August

We at the Lodge at Red River Ranch try to keep you up to date on what is happening here in Southern Utah, specifically Capitol Reef. That way, if you are planning a trip, you can through in an activity here and there. So, if you’re interested in what’s happening, here are a few things to check out. […]

July 22nd, 2014|Entertainment, Travel|