The scenic beauty surrounding Red Horse Mountain Ranch is vital in making us a desirable spot for an Idaho vacation. And with natural features like alpine forests, winding rivers, and picturesque lakes, self-guided nature photography tours aren’t too tricky. Anyone who has spent time in our neck of the woods will tell you there is a stunning assortment of landscapes and wildlife lending themselves to novice and expert photographers alike.
Birdwatchers are in luck as Northern Idaho offers some of the best viewing opportunities to see the birds of Idaho that call this region home. Beyond the ranching community in Harrison, Idaho, the town is gradually becoming one of the best bird-watching sites for locals and visitors alike. The best part is that these sites are all near Red Horse Mountain Ranch, an all-inclusive dude ranch that's the perfect home base for any getaway.
As part of the Red Horse Mountain experience, we’ll pair you with a horse that fits your skill level and comfort with riding. Still, you may wonder how to bond with your horse during your dude ranch vacation. We’re here to help!
Ways to Spend Time in Harrison, Idaho This Summer Whether you’re coming, going, or just looking to pass the time between your next Red Horse Mountain Ranch adventure, there are more than a few things to do in Harrison, Idaho, this summer. As the closest town to RHMR, Harrison will forever hold a special place in our hearts. We always encourage our guests to visit the quaint city on Lake Coeur d’Alene, and we’re never surprised when people tell us they’ll go back again! To give you a few ideas, we put together some information that will help you find [...]
RHMR Adventures | Kayaking in Idaho Outside of Harrison, Idaho, Red Horse Mountain Ranch is one of the best dude ranches for families because we offer much more than just horseback riding. As much as we appreciate fellow equine enthusiasts, it’s unrealistic to expect everyone to share the same passion for our hooved companions. That’s why we go above and beyond to create a unique experience that offers something for everyone. Kayaking in Idaho is an adventure we think you’ll appreciate and it’s an excellent way to immerse yourself in nature’s bounty when you aren’t exploring on horseback. Northern Idaho [...]
Unique Family Dude Ranch Vacation Activities at RHMR Less than 90 minutes from Spokane, Washington, and about an hour from Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, Red Horse Mountain Ranch offers an all-inclusive-family dude ranch vacation experience that few other destinations can match. Boasting a comprehensive compilation of unique on-site activities, RHMR is an excellent choice for equine and outdoor enthusiasts alike. And with over 500 private acres and access to another 300,000 acres of public or outfitted land, you and your family will find ample opportunities to bond amid nature’s bounty. 5 Unique Dude Ranch Activities for Your Family Vacation Exciting endeavors [...]
Choosing the Right Idaho Vacation Packages Even though we’re well within winter, now is the perfect time to start planning your summer getaway. For starters, the holiday season is here, and a family retreat is a gift everyone can appreciate. Secondly, it’s never too early to begin vacation planning. Thankfully, Red Horse Mountain Ranch in Harrison—about an hour from Coeur d’Alene—has several Idaho vacation packages available for anyone from solo singles to large families! All-Inclusive Idaho Vacation Packages from RHMR Whether you’re an equine enthusiast, a nature lover, or are simply looking for a unique way to create cherished memories; [...]
The Best Hikes in Idaho near Red Horse Mountain Ranch Here at Red Horse Mountain Ranch, there are adventures for everyone! Our vacation destination is known for its guided and self-led adventures, all-inclusive packages, top-tier staff, and western hospitality. We are here to help you reconnect with the simple yet beautiful things in life. Escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life with a weeklong getaway to the Red Horse Mountain valley. During your stay, enjoy the great outdoors and embark on the best hikes in Idaho near RHMR. Best Hikes near Lake Coeur d’Alene, Idaho Trek towards tranquility [...]
Enjoy the Idaho Fall Colors near Harrison As much as we relish the summer months, one of the most spectacularly scenic times to visit our neck of the woods is during autumn. The air becomes crisp, the heat lets up, and the picturesque landscapes surrounding Red Horse Mountain Ranch will slowly transition from a sprawling sea of emerald green to a dramatic vista of scarlet, amber, and auburn. The Idaho fall colors showcase the unmatched beauty that makes the Gem State’s northern reaches a desirable destination for discerning vacationers. Arguably the most immersive way to enjoy the newly decorated foliage [...]
Dude Ranch Vacations | The Ultimate Adult Getaway in Idaho Over the years, Red Horse Mountain Ranch has become known as one of the best family dude ranches in the West. However, some people may not know that RHMR is an excellent place for adult getaways as well! At the end of the season, the ranch takes on a new persona. Not only will the leaves begin changing as temperatures dip, but there will also be a surreal sense of tranquility rarely found amid excitable kiddos. Now, that’s not to say you won’t find plenty to smile about during an [...]