We Love Capitol Reef
We, at the Red River Lodge, love Capitol Reef National Park. It is, in our opinion, the best national park in Utah. It offers all of the wonder of the larger parks, with the added benefits of solitude. We want to invite you to visit […]
Green River Plus
One of the best parts about Utah is its amazing geological diversity. Travelling a few miles in any direction will prove this point. Green River State Park, Labyrinth Canyon, and Flaming Gorge are an example of changing views over a short geographical space. The scenery […]
The Best Fishing in the World
The summer fishing season has begun in Southern Utah. There are many prime locations that offer a variety of catch types. We’ve made a quick list of some of the best river and lake fishing spots that we know about. Check them out or talk […]
Memorial Day has officially kicked off summer vacation in Southern Utah. To celebrate, we, at the Lodge at Red River Ranch, thought we’d publish a list of some of the upcoming activities of summer. Come check out all the amazing things we do in Capitol […]
Little Sahara Recreation Area
Summer is the best time to get away from it all for a while. Southern Utah provides the perfect mix of recreation and relaxation. There is so much to do here, everything from hiking to fishing, or just simply spending time with family and friends. […]
Climbing Southern Utah
Rock climbing is an ever growing, ever expanding sport. There are few places as fun and as scenic to climb as the rock walls of Southern Utah. We, at the Lodge at Red River Ranch, have some advise for rock climbers coming to have a […]
In our blogs, we at the Lodge at Red River Ranch, are always raving about Utah’s five great national parks. Just as spectacular, but less visited, are our state parks. There are a couple of advantages to including state parks into your vacation plans. Since […]
John Carter of Southern Utah
Walt Disney Pictures recently released John Carter. The film follows the story of a civil war soldier, John Carter, who is mysteriously transported to Mars. However, what got us so excited about the film were the filming locations here in Southern Utah. Because we found this one of the most appealing aspects of John Carter, we at the Lodge at Red River Ranch have compiled a list of the filming locations for you to visit.
Cedar Breaks National Monument
In this final segment of our three-part blog series, we’ve featured a national monument that we at the Lodge think you should visit. Cedar Breaks National Monument is an amphitheater canyon that contains thousands of hoodoo geological formations.
In this second part of our three-part blog series, we’ve highlighted Utah’s Fishlake National Forest, located less than an hour from the Lodge at Red River Ranch. It contains over 1.4 million acres of deciduous and coniferous trees, thousands of acres of prime waterfront and miles of hiking, horseback riding, and ATV trails.