Welcome to the Red Horse Mountain Dude Ranch

An All Inclusive Dude Ranch Resort nestled near the shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Red Horse Mountain Ranch Family Resort in Idaho is known for its all inclusive dude ranch vacations including an extensive list of guided adventures, well appointed accommodations, first rate western hospitality, and a famous Kids’ Program for ages 3 and up. Located on 560 deeded acres, and over 300,000 acres of outfitter area, the ranch is a 1.5 hour drive from the Spokane International Airport, near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The ranch is a perfect location for a western dude ranch vacation. Full service, all-inclusive week long dude ranch vacations are available from June through October. Special weeks for solo travelers and old friends kick off our season with Single's Week followed by our Early Summer Dude Ranch Vacations for adults and families with teenagers. All Inclusive Idaho family dude ranch resort  vacations are available from June through August for families with kids ages 3 and up. We conclude our season in the fall with adult oriented dude ranch vacations available in September and October. Special resort ranch weeks include Wine Tasting and our Girl's Getaway weeks.

Take a Tour of the Ranch

Red Horse Mountain Ranch is tucked away on a private road 5 miles off Highway 97 at the foothills of the Coeur d'Alene Mountains and surrounded by National Forest lands and private property. The landscape is diverse in its recreational amenities. Red Horse experiences all four seasons and is a summer dude ranch resort vacation opportunity from May to October for up to 65 guests.

The main 10,000 square foot lodge, 8 cabins, and vacation home have been expertly constructed with large logs and European style bedding. The ranch is situated at the base of Red Horse Mountain with Blue Lake Creek running through the heart of the valley. Rolling hills rise from the valley floor, offering unique vistas from a well-developed trail system surrounding the ranch. Local peaks 2000 feet above the ranch floor offer amazing views of Lake Coeur d'Alene, rivers and mountains, Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho, and even British Columbia on clear days.

Surrounding the resort ranch are a host of seasonal recreational opportunities. Lakes, designated wilderness, downhill and cross-country ski areas, mountain biking, nationally recognized golf courses, whitewater rafting, and resorts are within hours from the ranch. The region is ideal for the outdoor enthusiast providing diverse opportunities for camping, hiking, fishing, boating, hunting, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, golfing, rock climbing, snowmobiling, and cross country skiing. The setting is one of Idaho's perfect places for corporate retreats, family reunions, group meetings, and family ranch vacations.

2018 Red Horse Mountain Ranch Schedule

Single’s, Friends, & Solo Traveler Week, May 20th

Now there's no guarantee you'll meet the love of your life. But you'll be glad you ditched that dating Web site, hopped on a plane, and had the best time in Idaho at an award winning ranch.  This 6 night all-inclusive ranch holiday for singles includes your meals, adventures, accommodations, evening entertainment, and beverages.

Early Summer Adult Weeks, May & June

Take advantage of a lower all-inclusive rate during our first two weeks of the summer season. For adults and families with teenagers, the ranch is in full swings, except for the kids' program. This 6 night all-inclusive ranch holiday includes your meals, adventures, accommodations, evening entertainment, and beverages. It's a perfect way to kick off an amazing summer for any family!

The 2018 Summer Family Season ~ June, July, & August

Through June, July, and August, the ranch makes the perfect family dude ranch vacation spot. The ranch is in full swing with 5 to 8 different families staying on the ranch for a week in length. Each week the ranch has typically 7 to 15 kids in our kids program ranging from 3 to 11 years old. Family dude ranch vacations provide lots of family time, incredible food, and plenty of healthy outdoor adventure; we have the perfect family vacation for you.

Ladies Get Ready! It’s our Girl Getaway Weeks! ~ September

Hurry ladies…these weeks are a hit! Whether it’s mother-daughter time, a sister’s get-together, or just friends catching up, Girlfriend Getaway Week is the best dude ranch vacation to ensure that everyone will enjoy themselves.

Adult Fall Getaway Weeks ~ August & September

“It’s been too long, too hectic, I’ve got to get away, and we need this,” is what Red Horse Mountain Ranch is all about in the Fall. If you’ve done the bright-light metropolis and sandy beach, as fun as they are, maybe it’s time for a change of pace. You won’t have to worry about taxis, reservations, wallets, cell phone, or trying to find a quiet place to just be alone. This ranch vacation for adults is simple.  The ingredients are all here; adventure, rustic and cozy suites, well designed meals, hand crafted desserts, hot tubs,100 plus horses, a staff wanting to make your stay perfect, and a far off ranch nestled on 300,000 acres of the Idaho’s Rocky Mountains.

“Red Horse Mountain Ranch is truly a very precious jewel.”

In 2018, Red Horse Mountain Ranch will begin our 13th season. Although this ranch has been taking guests for over 50 years, the same spirit of hospitality, the West, heart, and heritage continues today.  

The accolades from our guests in our reviews creates an expectation of service the staff of Red Horse protect with our hard work and love of this place. Red Horse Mountain Ranch is truly a very special ranch and we hope you'll come find your adventure. But don't take our word for it, see what our guests have said by checking our reviews of the ranch on TripAdvisor



“My kids didn’t want to leave….”

Imagine having the opportunity to build a Kid's Program exactly how you would have loved to spend your summer vacation. We did it.  

Having a horse for the week, 2 zip lines, their own kids counselors for the week, and the chance to make new friends from all over the world are some of the highlights they'll experience while at Red Horse Mountain Ranch. Trail rides, kayaking trips, fishing opportunities, bike rides, a challenge course, campfires, and more will all make sure you're kids hit their pillow at night harder than ever. 

It's all about special moments and memories and without a doubt it happens every week. We here it from parents all the time. See more...

Yes. You Both Deserves This.

Our Fall adult weeks are well known to rekindle fires. Everything is here. Cozy and comfortable cabins, fantastic food, special dinners, your own horses for the week, an incredible lists of outdoor activities, a spread of hot tubs under the stars, and of course, wide open spaces to relax. This isn't the vacation where you open your wallet and try and figure out where your next reservations should be. 

Everything is handled as soon as you arrive. Leave your wallets in the room, don't worry about a thing. You're here to spend your time together and enjoy what life has to offer. See More...


2018 Family Reunions ~ Idaho Style!

  • Have you been tasked with finding the perfect location where everyone will be having fun? Got a budget in mind and have no desire to handle the traveling, meals, and adventures for 40 or maybe 60 people of all ages? Don’t blame you. Call the ranch and you’ll see from that moment on, you and your family will have no worries about their next big family reunion at Red Horse Mountain Ranch.

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Why Red Horse is a DRA member.

Members of the Dude Ranchers' AssociationRed Horse Mountain Ranch embraced the mission of the Dude Ranchers’ Association shortly after its first years in operation to provide returning guests and new guests with a guarantee of quality, safety, professionalism, and responsibility. All members of the Dude Ranchers’ Association must maintain a high quality of accommodations and services in a clean, friendly, safe, professional manner. Members must practice open and honest marketing and advertising when interacting with potential clientele. Members must adhere to all regulations, and provide information to clientele, concerning the responsible and sustainable use of resources. Members and the Association will work in cooperation with Federal and State land agencies to ensure the preservation of resources and habitat. Members must work together in an ethical manner in an effort to promote professional growth within the dude ranching industry.