Native Seed, Shrub and Tree Planting at BMGR: Working With Local Agencies

In April 2017 BMGR staff and a group of volunteers planted over $9,000 of native seed, trees, and shrubs. The area selected was adjacent to the first phase of the water restoration project that was completed in late July 2016 by Craig Sponholtz, founder of Water Artisans. (See Water restoration project) After the project was [...]

By | 2017-11-16T22:46:57+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Keylining With Yeoman’s Plow at Boulder Mountain Guest Ranch

In spring of 2017, Boulder Mountain Guest Ranch began its keyline project… Our mission is to restore desert grasslands, helping water flow where it needs to go and healthy soil to grow.   What is Keylining? A founding concept in permaculture design, P.A. Yeoman’s Keyline is a technique for maximizing beneficial use of water resources [...]

By | 2017-11-16T21:51:22+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Fall Harvest & A New Menu: An Update From Our Garden

Happy September! We are very excited to share an update about our all-organic garden. Our head gardener, Elena Hughes, has been busy growing as much produce as possible for our restaurant, Sweetwater Kitchen.   Throughout the season, guests have enjoyed our own swiss chard, kale, lettuce, arugula, beets, carrots, radishes, hot and sweet peppers, eggplant, broccoli, cauliflower, and edible flowers. We are looking forward to [...]

By | 2017-09-05T06:21:48+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Check out our New Spacious Cabins

Guest this year at Boulder Mountain Guest Ranch have had the treat of staying in our newly remodeled cabins. Cabin 1, 2 and 3 are more spacious and have more amenities making longer stays more comfortable and enables you to bring more of the family along for the vacation. Cabin 1 and 2 were both [...]

By | 2017-07-04T21:15:14+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Utah Stories Writes about Sweetwater Kitchen

In the June 2017 issue of Utah Stories you’ll find a wonderful write-up about our restaurant and Boulder Mountain Guest Ranch. Utah Stories is an independent journalism resource covering important and interesting issues across Utah, it is distributed in Salt Lake City. This issue is important to us because it's an issue centered on the [...]

By | 2017-06-20T20:22:07+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Keylining at BMGR – A Step Towards Resilience

Beginning the BMGR Keylining Experience   Wow, what an awesome event to be a part of! On May 18, 2017 the Ranch Owners, land restorers, soil enhancers, conservationists, local ranchers, and permaculture novices gathered to welcome Owen Halblutzel, as he introduced our newest piece of holistic agricultural equipment: Yeoman’s Keyline Plow.   Something special about [...]

By | 2017-05-28T19:22:25+00:00 May 28th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Sweetwater Now Open! March – October 2017

Have you heard of Sweetwater Kitchen? It's nestled right inside the Boulder Mountain Guest Ranch and offers both guests and the public the opportunity to indulge in some truly gourmet and organic cuisine in a laid-back, cozy environment. May 9th, was the official opening night and we are happy to say we are officially open! [...]

By | 2017-05-25T20:23:13+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Cabin Remodel for 2017 season

We are excited to announce that our Cabins are being remodeled for the 2017 season. Due to our remote location, finding a construction team willing to come the distance to remodel our Cabins has been quite the project. With the persistence of the owners and BMGR Team, it’s finally happening. The newly remodeled Cabins will [...]

By | 2017-04-18T16:53:23+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments

Quivera Coalition

Founded in 1997 by two conservationists and a rancher, the Quivira Coalition is a non-profit organization based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, dedicated to building economic and ecological resilience on western working landscapes. Annually, the Quivera board gets together to plan the Conference that is held in Albuquerque, New Mexico. For the past two years [...]

By | 2017-03-21T15:07:44+00:00 January 28th, 2017|Around the Ranch|0 Comments