Things to Do

Summer Recreation

MVP-angels-staircase.jpgSoar the skies above in a bright balloon, or experience the country at eye level by foot, hoof and pedal! Or stay close to the turf—play 18 holes on a certified Audobon Course. For the less serious golfer, putt-putt can be found right in downtown Winthrop, right next to Sheri’s Sweet Shoppe. Cool off on by floating the river, or paddling the lake.  More info

Winter Recreation

8525890285_92937e2549.jpgBest known for its winter recreation, sunshine, and dry snow! 

Winthrop is home to the nation’s largest cross-country ski area and some of the most acclaimed snowmobiling and backcountry skiing around. Ski, snowshoe, sled, shred, fat bike or skate, the Methow Valley has it all.  More info

Arts & Culture

BkRWgaJOL7jJVRn0eKA5yi_0jxZfM4VP3MQZNriWncM.jpgWinthrop and the surrounding Methow Valley are renowned for the artists and crafts persons who call this place their home.

Several galleries showcase the work of local, regional and other artists. You'll also find unique and unforgettable gifts and novelties, and likely run into an artist or two during your visit.   More info

Family Friendly Fun

MethowValleyPhotographyHorse.jpg10 extraordinary family friendly things to do in Winthrop.

Grab your cowboy hat and don’t miss these top atrractions!
Spring Creek Bridge, Sateekhwa Bridge, Shafer Museum, National Fish Hatchery, Smokejumper Base, Falls Creek Waterfall, Pearrygin Lake State Park, Horseback Riding, Farmers Markets, Sheri’s Sweet Shoppe.   More info

Shopping

IMG_4823.jpgFor a delightful shopping excursion, come stroll the boardwalk.

Take an old time portrait, watch experienced artists at work in a glass blowing studio, or browse the galleries for nature inpired art, Western memorabilia. Or stop by one of several outdoor sporting goods stores to chat with experienced guides and plan an intinerary for your next outdoor adventure.   More info 

Wine & Dine

IMG_4789.jpgWine cellars and four star dining rooms to some of the best locally grown foods in the Northwest.

Let's not forget pizza, ice cream and more espresso machines than you can count on one hand.  Something to suit everyone's tastes and needs. Brew pubs, taverns, and coffee roasters as well.  More Info