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.
Sporting clay shooting is sometimes referred to as “golfing with guns” and is the closest you can get to actual field shooting. We’ll give you a shot at this thrilling and challenging activity in traditional; Red Horse Mountain Ranch fashion.
You may not consider yourself an equine enthusiast, but that’s no reason not to hop on the saddle! At Red Horse Mountain Ranch, we’ll bring out your inner wrangler. But first, take a gander at these five horseback riding tips for beginners.
A Beginner’s Guide to Horseback Riding Terms One of the most notable aspects of taking a vacation to Red Horse Mountain Ranch is you don’t have to be a seasoned equine enthusiast to have a good time. Year after year, we help teach beginners the ins and outs of horseback riding and help intermediate riders brush up on their skills. We also pride ourselves on providing an enriching learning experience for children and teens. One of the first things you or your kids may want to do is start learning the basic horseback riding terms. To help give new riders [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Dude Ranch Adventures | Mountain Biking in Idaho When you think about it, riding a bicycle is somewhat similar to horseback riding. Both help you build confidence, allow you to explore places you wouldn’t have access to in a car, and sometimes make you feel sore after a day on the trail. However, one nice perk of Idaho mountain biking is you’ll only need to fill your bike’s tires with air instead of feeding it copious amounts of hay! Joking aside, Red Horse Mountain Ranch outside of Harrison, Idaho, offers a different kind of ride than most dude ranches. From [...]