Two of our favorite trails
We at The Lodge at Red River Ranch like exploring trails—off-road vehicle trails, hiking trails, or horse trails, we like them all. Here are a couple of our favorites close by. These two trails are perfect for those reaching out for a little, genuine, Utah adventure.
Hunting near the Lodge
The 2011 hunting season is almost here. The Lodge at Red River Ranch hosts scores of enthusiastic hunters every year. For the occasion, we’ve jotted down a few of the things we know from hunting in Southern Utah.
Cathedral Valley is the name of the wild, northern section of Capitol Reef National Park. Although it can be a little adventurous getting there, we at the Lodge agree it is a remarkable journey.
Horseback Riding at the Lodge
With so much to explore in our nearby national parks and forests there is no better way than on horseback. With a guided horse tour you can view more natural wonders while experiencing that unique Old West flavor.
The proximity of Lake Powell to residents of Utah, Arizona, and Colorado make it a perfect closer-to-home vacation spot, or a weekend trip destination. Boating and water skiing are popular on the lake, but make sure you try these other activities.
Best Fishing in Utah (in our humble opinion)
Southern Utah has hundreds of lakes and rivers that are annually filled with fish. For the avid fisherman, there is no better place to enjoy the sport. Here’s our five favorite lakes and rivers (in no particular order) all of which are fairly close to the Lodge.
Highway Biking in Southern Utah
Highway bicycling is a well-recognized hobby. Whether you enjoy competitive racing, or simply relish the exercise and fresh air, the sport has something to offer everyone. One important aspect of any bicycling trip is the view. And Southern Utah offers spectacular vistas. There are a […]
Hiking in Dixie National Forest
Dixie National Forest is the largest forest in Utah, stretching 170 miles and enclosing more than two million acres. The forest has several distinct botanical divisions. At high elevations, large pine and aspen grow in the cool mountain air. Lower down, juniper and pinion pines […]
Painting Capitol Reef
If art is the expression of the soul then Southern Utah is the ideal place to come and express yourself. The combination of subject and light makes this area a haven for artists. For those wishing to convey the canyon and desert landscape to canvas, […]
Exploring Capitol Reef’s Waterpocket Fold
Capitol Reef is one of the best national parks in Utah, but those who come to visit usually stay in the upper region near the main highway. To get a unique perspective of the area, you should head to the lower portion of Capitol Reef. […]