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Canyon River Ranch is a resort development featuring a 10 unit lodge, 20 cabin sites, and Red's Fly Shop and Canyon River Grill. This 35 acre property spans nearly a mile of Yakima River frontage along an inside corner that offers expansive canyon views throughout the property. On site amenities include 2 private boat launches, a Syrah vineyard, the River Trail (hiking trail), campfire areas, horshoes, a swimming pool, and hot tub. Popular activities include fly fishing, river rafting, sporting clays, and wingshooting.
Canyon River Ranch caters to sportsmen and women. Our experienced staff take immense pride in helping avid sporting guests enjoy their outings while introducing beginners of all ages to the outdoors in a positive and supportive manner. Our clients are a wonderful group of like minded people and families who come to escape the hustle and bustle of the city to enjoy the 509 Lifestyle. We don't expect guests to put phones away when they visit, we just hope they use them to take pictures instead of checking emails and playing games!
The resort is located in the center of the most popular section of the Yakima River - the Lower Yakima Canyon. This area is known for breathtaking scenery, ample public access, diverse wildlife, consistently nice weather, and a plethora of recreation options including fly fishing, hiking, bird watching, rafting, and hunting. Click here for a comparison of how the weather at Canyon River Ranch compares to other popular destinations.
Canyon River Ranch and Red's Fly Shop are proud to be featured in numerous publications and media outlets, including The Seattle Times, Seattle Magazine, and Yakima Magazine. Here are a few of the featured articles:
- Seattle Times: Ellensburg area cabin creates a relaxed and recreational state of mind
- Yakima Magazine: So much to explore at Canyon River Ranch
- Seattle Magazine: A guide to floating on the Yakima River
- Trout TV Episode with Red's on the Yakima
- Northwest Fly Fishing: Trip of a Lifetime: Red's Fly Shop and Canyon River Ranch
- The Outdoor Line: DIY Fly Fishing at Canyon River Ranch
509 Club Newsletter
Our seasonal newsletters offer a comprehensive library of recreation options designed to help our owners and guests maximize time spent in the Yakima Canyon. Here are some of the past publications: