Our ranch is brimming with rich pioneer history, western charm and elegance. The ideal setting for corporate retreats, executive meetings, weddings and pheasant hunting.


Enjoy a retreat outside of the typical hotel or boardroom.


Our accommodations are 5 star with plenty of options to choose from.


Our weddings offer a 9,000 sq ft beautiful lodge with indoor and outdoor space.


Whether it’s a field hunt or a driven hunt, Royal Creek will guarantee birds, birds, birds.

Elk Rige Lodge

Welcome to Elk Ridge Lodge at Royal Creek Ranches, a sanctuary of luxury and natural splendor. Perched on a scenic ridge, this stunning lodge offers a perfect blend of rustic elegance and modern comforts, making it an ideal retreat for those seeking tranquility and adventure.

Elk Ridge Lodge is designed to harmonize with its breathtaking surroundings. As you approach, you’ll be captivated by the lodge’s impressive architecture, featuring a blend of natural stone and rich timber that seamlessly integrates with the lush landscape. Large windows and expansive decks provide panoramic views of the rolling hills, verdant meadows, and the serene creeks that weave through the ranch.

Pheasant Haven Lodge

With 17 bedrooms and 20 bathrooms, Pheasant Haven Lodge can sleep up to 50 people.  Our accommodations are nothing short of extraordinary. Each suite is a haven of comfort, featuring plush bedding, elegant furnishings, and private balconies where you can soak in the beauty of the natural surroundings. Modern amenities such as flat-screen TVs, high-speed internet, and luxurious bathrooms ensure that every need is met.

Pheasant Haven is more than just a place to stay—it’s a gateway to unforgettable experiences. Explore the vast network of trails on mountain bikes or UTV’s, enjoy peaceful walks through the meadows, or try your hand at fishing in the crystal-clear pond. 

Our accommodations include a 12,000 sq ft. 17 bedrooms, Pheasant Haven Lodge and 9,000 sq ft Elk Ridge Lodge (the center gathering of the ranch) overlooking the Bull Pasture and Pheasant Brush Acres, all of which fit perfectly into the surrounding landscape exuding Utah’s western charm. Our Ranch also includes 23 restored sheep camps, The Rose cabin, along with the Destiny Amphitheater and Legacy Pavilion.  Royal Creek Ranches is the perfect destination for a corporate retreat, pheasant hunt, wedding, youth conference, or reunions. The unique set up of the ranch resort allows the property to maintain an intimate feeling whether there are two people or 200 calling it home.  This ranch was built to host executive meetings combined with morning & afternoon hunts, ATV riding, fishing, biking, hiking, or a dozen other ways to make it a lifetime memorable experience. Royal Creek Ranches is located just 45 minutes West of Salt Lake City. The elk hunting ranch is a 2 hour drive south of Salt Lake or a quick 23 minute helicopter ride, provided by the ranch and can be included in your package. Guests can fly commercial into Salt Lake or fly their planes into the Tooele Utah airport, just 20 minutes from the ranch.

Welcome to Royal Creek Ranches, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of nature’s paradise. This enchanting haven offers an exquisite blend of rustic charm and modern luxury, creating a perfect retreat for those seeking tranquility and adventure.

Imagine waking up to the breathtaking panorama of rolling hills, lush meadows, and pristine creeks that meander through the landscape. The ranch spans acres of verdant land, where the vibrant colors of wildflowers and the serene beauty of majestic trees provide a stunning backdrop for a range of outdoor activities.

Guests can enjoy a wide range of activities including the best elk and pheasant hunting you will find in the entire country, fishing, mountain bikes, ATV’s,  hayrides through the elk herd, and skeet shooting.



On November 14, 2021 tragedy struck Royal Creek Ranches when our beautiful lodge burnt to the ground. However, from the ashes of that devastating day, we have rebuilt something even more magnificent. Our new lodge stands as a testament to resilience and the power of dreams.

Today, we are proud to welcome you to a lodge that embodies elegance, comfort, and modern luxury. Designed with meticulous attention to detail, our new lodge blends seamlessly with the breathtaking natural surroundings, offering panoramic views of rolling hills, lush meadows, and the serene creeks that define Royal Creek Ranches.

Join us at Royal Creek Ranches, where our dreams were rebuilt out of ashes. Experience the magic of our new lodge, where every detail has been designed to create unforgettable memories. Welcome to a place where resilience meets beauty, and where your journey into nature’s paradise begins anew.


ATV rides

Our ranch offers some of the most beautiful Utah Scenery. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon sightseeing for wildlife or just enjoying the fresh mountain air. Come enjoy 1100 acres of mountain trails. Spend the day or spend a couple of hours. We are certain once you get started, you won’t want to stop after a few hours though.

Clay Pigeon Shooting

Our excellent clay pigeon shooting facilities make us the ideal destination for corporate events, team building days and private groups and lessons. Grab your friends and family and come enjoy an afternoon enjoying time together in the great outdoors. What a fun way to practice for the Pheasant Hunt!



Fishing at the Royal Creek Ranch offers some of the most beautiful scenery and rainbow trout you can find. Not to mention the memories that will be made. Bring your fishing pole and license and we will provide the rest. Don’t have a fishing pole? No problem, we have them available to rent. Our guides are knowledgeable and will show you the best spots to fish. There are Several lakes, streams and creeks to choose from nearby.

Hay Rides

Your friends and family will have a ball on the hayride throughout the beautiful property. Hay rides all year long make this a fun family activity. Come take a tour of the beautiful 1100 acres and beautiful wildlife. Don’t forget your binoculars. You never know what you might be able to see. Bring a jacket, it could get a little chilly!


Hiking is a great way to explore nature, get a good workout, and disconnect from daily stress. There's a hike for everyone, from leisurely strolls to challenging multi-day treks. It's perfect for socializing or solo trips. Bring water, proper footwear, and appropriate attire for expected weather conditions. With planning and a sense of adventure, a hiking trip can be unforgettable.

Mountain Biking

This might be some treacherous terrain, but it’s not match for a mountain bike. Cover some of the most beautiful country while getting a workout. Enjoy all 1100 acres of Royal Creek Ranch like you’ve never seen before. Didn’t bring a bike? No problem, we have bikes and helmets available for rent.

Team Building Exercises

The team seems to have lost some of its energy and motivation, and morale is beginning to drop. Bring your team to Royal Creek Ranches to get them back on track by exploring some team building strategies and activities.

Team building is about providing the skills, training and resources that your people need, so that they can work in harmony. But, to be truly effective, it needs to be a continual process, embedded into your team and organization’s culture.

Royal Creek Ranches will show your team not only how to work together but also the importance of it. We have several team building exercises to choose from. Have a few days? Let’s do them all!



Thank you for taking the time to visit our dream. We know there is a lot of information here. It is our desire to have you experience it all, and help you make memories that you will never forget. We hope you will meet new friends and build friendships that will last a lifetime.  You will not be disappointed in this adventure. Now it is up to you to come visit our ranch.  The first visit you may be a clients, but you will become a family member for the rest of your life.


God Bless- Chad and Shondell Hymas, Owners of Royal Creek Ranches, LLC