North Cascades National Park
or the half-million acre
.Autumn brings deer hunting season, and fishing
in the Methow River or many of the streams and lakes is a popular
NORDIC SKIING DESTINATION
Ski on the largest cross-
country ski trail system in North America with MethowTrails.
The snow quality and grooming of the trails is the best in the nation and
draws athletes from around the world. With over
200km of groomed
you’ll find a trail for every age and skill
level. Fat bike, dog-friendly, kids 17 & under FREE.
MORE WINTER ADVENTURES
Alpine skiing, snowboarding,
Nordic skiing and tubing
for all ages are a short drive away
at the Loup Loup Ski Area, a fantastic family ski area with a 1,240
vertical drop and a quad chair lift. For the
Methow offers 450 miles of groomed trails and many snoparks.
rewards the truly adventurous with unsurpassed snow.
Everyone will enjoy
at Winthrop’s outdoor ice rink.
Spring is a time of extravagant beauty as the
The best view is while running
Don’t forget the annual
Ride to Rendezvous,
as horses, mules and stagecoaches ride through Twisp every spring on
their way to the famous
49ers Days in Winthrop.
Learn about the
history of smokejumping and take a guided tour of the birthplace of
smokejumping at the
North Cascade Smokejumper Base
KIDS & PETS
The Weather Channel declared the Methow as the
number one place in the nation for family vacations!
tromp the wooden boardwalks, play
and check out the ice
cream shop and bakery.There are many easy well maintained trails that
are perfect for the family. Some, like
Falls Creek, Blackpine Lake,
Rainy PassTrail and theWashington Pass Overlook
for wheelchair and stroller access.
202 Highway 20 • (888) 463-8469winthropwashington.com
201 Highway 20 S. • (509) 997-2020 •twispinfo.com
(509) 996-3287 • 800-682-5787
Sun Mountain LodgeTrails &Activities
Twisp River Rearing Ponds
•Twisp • Explore the
area’s wildlife habitats on this easy one mile hike.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/twisp-river-rearing-ponds
North Cascades Smokejumper Base
Winthrop • Tour the birthplace of Smokejumping FREE
(509) 997-9750 •northcascadessmokejumperbase.com
MethowValley Interpretive Center
Twisp Explore area’s Native American inhabitants
and natural history • (509) 997-4904methowvalleyinterpretivecenter.com
Shafer Museum •
Winthrop • Famous outdoor replica
pioneer village • (509) 996-2712 •shafermuseum.com
Twisp • (509) 997-3300 • Artist studios,
agriculture, activities, events •twispworks.org
Mazama,Winthrop,Twisp, Carlton, Methow