The Lodge At Red River Ranch
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... flat knacker down some very serious road.
He belted up. Smart boy.
This is the main reason I don't have heaps of photos from the day. There is lots of video. Pretty sure I set a new land speed record for Torrey to Escalante and back again. Double the speed limit for a fair bit of it, overtaking on double lines, all sorts of insanity. I was confident I had scared The Yank senseless but he shocked me by saying I ...
... and I could easily access it. Instructions were something like "Drive five miles east, then turn right at something or other building. Go three miles then turn down totally unpronouncable road name, and the slot canyon is two miles after such and such creek." Pretty easy, right? She said I'd be there in ten minutes.
The part she left out was that after turning onto unpronouncable road name, there was ten miles of dirt road ...
... an orchard. They later used the fruit from the orchard to barter for items they needed. They had a schoolhouse and boys and girls learned to read, write, add but then schooling was stopped to make way for harvesting and other skills were learned from creating tools (blacksmith), sewing, and preserving foods for the winter.
This morning we had a small taste of the best of that life. We went to the Homestead for breakfast. The Park ...
... ridiculous. The Campground has laundry facilities in 3 different locations and most of the machines are older and not much bigger than the machine in our RV. And they cost a lot and dry slow.
I spent $20, used 2 locations (2 washers each) and had our washer and dryer running almost nonstop. Took a few hours but got most of it done. Frustrating and upsetting but I kept trying to look at ...
... the hydraulic fluid was leaking every time we used the slides. Seems that problem was not fixed. Mike thinks that we are low on fluid making the levelers have trouble moving. A quick call to Tiffin (our manufacturer) and a trip to Walmart and we hope that will fix the problem.
I am impressed with Mike. He has always been handy and willing to try to fix things. He seems to know his limits too. But he’s adopted this attitude that things ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking