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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
The Ultimate Family Reunion at Red Horse Mountain Ranch Finding a place to host your family reunion always seems like an easy prospect—that is until you go to do it! And if you have a relatively large family, the task becomes even more daunting. Arguably the most challenging aspect of choosing a location for your get-together is finding a place that everyone will enjoy. Now, not many people think of dude ranches when pondering family reunion venues, but we think they should. Not only does having a reunion at a family dude ranch help streamline your itinerary, it usually leads [...]
It’s a gorgeous autumn day on your Idaho ranch getaway. The temperature peaks in the 60s, the skies are swimming pool blue, and there’s an elk bugling in the distant brush. You can’t ask for a more perfect day to go Idaho trout fishing. Best Trout Fishing in Idaho Many locations known for the best trout fishing in Idaho aren’t open all year round. Most streams and lakes are open from the end of May through November 30. Before heading out to your chosen spot to fish, read up on the fishing regulations. Special rules may apply to that region. [...]
Grandma’s recipes are alive and well in Harrison, Idaho. And after a long day of activities, you’re bound to work up an appetite. Red Horse Mountain Ranch's food is always fresh, with plenty of options for all. Of course, we also cater to any dietary need, including vegan and gluten-free options. Breakfast Kick off your adventure with the most important meal of the day. Red Horse Mountain Ranch offers both buffet and made-to-order meals. Homemade pancakes, waffles, eggs any way you like ‘em, and our omelette bar are guest favorites. Daily fresh baked pastries are always available. There is also [...]