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 ...
... Oh I have so much to learn and I do hope that soon I will be more like Mary Poppins than Cinderella’s Stepmother. (But the RV looked really clean as we left the park!)
While the children and I were cleaning, Mike was trying to solve a couple problems with the RV. Our levelers were not rising back into the underside of the RV. We had our RV in the “shop” before we left to fix a couple problems and one of those problems ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking