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 [...]

2013-01-03T00:28:13+00:00 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 [...]

2012-11-24T12:35:45+00:00 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 [...]

2017-05-30T18:15:59+00:00 November 8th, 2012|Education, Entertainment, Travel|

Wayne County Fair

Every year the residents of Wayne County (the home county of Capitol Reef National Park and of the Lodge at Red River Ranch) put on a county fair. The fair showcases the agricultural feats of the people and celebrates the rich heritage of the area. If you plan to be in Wayne County this August, [...]

2012-08-08T11:58:23+00:00 August 8th, 2012|Entertainment, Travel|

Better Living Through Bad Cinema – BIFF

The month the acclaimed Bicknell International Film Festival will celebrate another year of the World’s worst cinema. For years the little community movie theatre in Bicknell runs a series of some of the best “B” movies of all time. These “best of the worst” are all picked for the yearly central theme. This year, conveniently [...]

2012-07-20T10:11:50+00:00 July 20th, 2012|Entertainment|