The River Ranch enjoys the blending of four distinct seasons. Some birds and animals live here year round, while others during migration. Lambing begins in late winter. The flowering trees in the spring and roses in the late spring are all special sights during the year. During the the summer, the ranch is an oasis of shade amongst the high desert plain. Autumn is a lovely time of year, with trees holding on to their leaves until the end of October. The Snake River is a constant backdrop for many wonderful sights.