Arts and the Park 2017

This coming weekend, the Entrada Institute, in conjunction with Capitol Reef National Park, is putting on it’s annual Plein Air Art Event - Arts and the Park. Watercolor artists from all over the world will paint the incredible landscapes of Capitol Reef and the nearby environs. You can watch them as they capture the beauty [...]

2017-05-29T17:31:10+00:00 May 27th, 2017|Education, Lodge Announcements|

Got Itineraries?

We at the Lodge work hard to help our guests have a great vacation. We’ve been providing suggestions for decades on what people can do when they visit our beautiful area. So, to make things a little easier, we’ve codified some of our best suggestions and built our very own itineraries. We’re excited to share [...]

2017-03-30T18:20:36+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Lodge Announcements, Outdoor adventures|

Merry Christmas 2016

It’s Christmas time! We at the Lodge love to celebrate the holiday season. It can be just as full of adventure as other times of the year. Here are our suggestions for a Merry Christmas here in Southern Utah. Go Skiing - We have slopes here in Southern Utah too. Check out the two main [...]

2016-12-17T18:19:43+00:00 December 17th, 2016|Lodge Announcements, Outdoor adventures|

Starfest 2016!

It’s time once again for one of our favorite annual traditions, the Heritage Starfest. Every autumn Capitol Reef National Park and the Entrada Institute in Torrey team up to bring the wonder of the night sky to everyone. And it’s no wonder. This is one of the best places in the world for stargazing. If [...]

2016-09-27T09:08:56+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Education, Lodge Announcements|

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 – [...]

2017-05-30T18:15:53+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Entertainment, Lodge Announcements|

The American Bison!

We heard some exciting news this week. The American Bison – you might call it the buffalo – is about to become our national mammal, joining the Bald Eagle as a symbol of the United States. Which we think is pretty cool, considering that the bison is also the symbol for The Lodge at Red [...]

2016-04-28T13:38:22+00:00 April 28th, 2016|Lodge Announcements, Nature|

Here’s to a New Year

From time to time, we at the Lodge at Red River Ranch like to think about the journey we’ve taken so far. We’ve done our best to provide a haven here in Southern Utah for people to come and enjoy the wondrous beauty of Capital Reef. We have been a stop for people seeking excitement, [...]

2015-12-31T13:10:05+00:00 December 31st, 2015|Lodge Announcements, Travel|

Christmas at the Lodge

Since Christmas is exactly a month away, we at the Lodge thought we’d offer an idea about how you can celebrate an alternate Christmas vacation. Maybe you want to get out of the cities this winter, which usually have increased levels of pollution. Maybe you want to de-commercialize the season, and give up on buying [...]

2015-11-25T13:22:32+00:00 November 25th, 2015|Lodge Announcements, Travel|

Capitol Reef Classic

The Capitol Reef Classic begins on Saturday the 19th of July this year. For bicycling enthusiasts of all skill levels, this is an amazing annual event. Nothing beats the scenery of Wayne County and Capitol Reef (a bold claim, we know, but we at the Lodge stand by it) and riding through the country side [...]

2017-05-30T18:15:55+00:00 July 19th, 2014|Lodge Announcements, Outdoor adventures|