On Friday, 6/25/2021 at 8am, Tonto National Forest will enact Stage 3 closure due to extreme fire conditions. This means the entire forest is closed. All trails, roads, creeks and lakes (any area) will be closed. Any violation is punishable with a fine of $5,000 per individual and $10,000 per organization if found within the closure area. Individuals and businesses can use roadways to travel directly to and from their private property. Stage 2 closure will also remain in effect.


The Zane Gray BBQ at KRL will be closed on Thanksgiving Day


North bound HWY 87 out of Payson into Pine and Strawberry is closed due to Backbone wildfire, which includes HWY 260 west bound to Camp Verde/Sedona out of Strawberry.


Please note the sports court project being started on 10/25, maybe post it with a tentative completion date of early November depending on weather


A limited number of pet friendly suites are available for Owners and Club members only, to bring their pets on-site for a $20 per pet per night. Please contact the resort directly to check availability of a pet friendly suite for your specific dates. Requests cannot be guaranteed until a pet friendly suite is assigned. Restrictions and charges apply


There is potential for wildfires in this region that may affect the air quality. During those times, guests with respiratory issues are encouraged to take precaution before traveling to this area. Please check for travel alerts on the resort's news and events page for the latest information.


*PLEASE NOTE* Due to the mountains surrounding Kohls Ranch Lodge, both cell/mobile and Wi-Fi access is very limited.