About Red River
The town of Red River first drew people in during the gold strikes of the mid-19th century, but the beautiful scenery and outdoor attractions have kept people coming back ever since. The charming small town atmosphere, delicious southwestern cuisine, and array of activities throughout town make this a great vacation destination.
Here are just a few of the must-see attractions and activities in Red River:
- Moreno Valley Cowboy Evening: Enjoy a steak dinner while listening to live Western music at this popular local spot, located at the top of Bobcat Pass.
- Go skiing: In the winter months, Red River Ski Area offers plenty of challenging trails to ski, with picturesque views from the top of the mountain.
- Go camping: To experience the natural beauty of the area firsthand, go camping at one of the campgrounds in Red River.
- Go Horseback Riding: There are several locations throughout town which offer horseback riding lessons and guided trail rides.
While you can find local bands performing or entertaining speakers most nights of the week in Red River, the biggest festivals in town are held during the summer months. Enjoy an authentic Old West experience at the Red River Days of 1895 Festival in September, sample some of the best cuisine in the state at the Hot Chili Days, Cool Mountain Nights Festival in August, or watch the fireworks and elaborate street parades during the Fourth of July celebrations.
Luckily, there's a vacation rental available in Red River that has everything you need for a perfect getaway. Rent a cabin in the woods or book a luxury condo downtown for an unforgettable vacation experience.