In the short time since its opening, the Freestone Inn has
achieved a reputation for excellence—winning a "Top 25 Lodges
in America" award from Travel and Leisure magazine—and
attracts guests from all over the world.
Winthrop Chamber of Commerce
The Methow Conservancy
The Methow Conservancy:
To inspire people to care for the land by accepting voluntary conservation
easements in the Methow Valley, providing conservation education
opportunities for visitors and residents, and assisting with community-based
315 Riverside * PO Box 71 * Winthrop, WA 98862
509-996-2870 * fax 509-996-3872
Okanogan National Forest
neighbor at Wilson Ranch
James Boynton Forest Supervisor
Lane * Wenatchee, WA 98801-5933
Voice * 509-664-9201 TTY * 509-664-9280 Fax
District Ranger – John Newcom * Methow Valley Ranger District
24 West Chewuch Road, Winthrop, WA 98862
Voice * 509-996-2208 Fax
NOAA Local Weather
State Pass Report
Center Station Reading
Cross Country Skiing (MVSTA)
With almost 200 km of groomed trails, it's no wonder that the
Methow Valley attracts skiers from around the world.
Country Trail Grooming Report (MVSTA)
Valley Ski School
The Methow Valley Ski School, a member school of Professional Ski Instructors
of America (PSIA). All the instructors are PSIA certified.
Helicopter skiing and backcountry tours. With a permit to over 300,000 acres
and 80 designated runs ranging from 1,500 to 4,000 vertical feet, at altitudes
of up to 9,000 feet, North Cascade Heli-Skiing can match the day's runs or tour
to a group's skill level.
Mazama Mountain Guides provides instruction, guided trips and combination adventures
for individuals, groups and families.
Summer classical music festival.
Bear Creek Golf Course, Winthrop
Golfing also available at Alta Lake Golf
Morning Glory Balloon Tours operates
in all four seasons. They fly in the early morning hours when the winds are the