Check Highway 20 conditions click here for updates. Enjoy our lowest prices of the season starting November 1st through December 15th. It’s not to late to enjoy the Golden time of year, but you need to hurry, the weather is changing as fast as the leaves on the tree’s are. We just drove over the Pass yesterday (10/25) and the colors are amazing both in the Mountains and on the Valley floor but with snow forecasted in the Mountains you need to hurry. Once here hike out onto the Pedestrian Bridge in town and view the fall colors, the river and snow capped mountains right from Winthrop – Beautiful! Bike riders need to start tuning up your Snow Bikes, though the trail here in the Valley are still dirt, it’s time to think about snow sports. Methow Cycle and Sports is the place to check for updates. Wax those skis and be ready for the 40/40 Trails Challenge or sign up for a ski camp. Kick off your winter season in Winthrop on Thanksgiving weekend and celebrate our Town Lighting festival with a huge Firework display. Drive carefully and watch for Deer. Click on our home page for links to events coming up.
Its not all outdoor experiences, enjoy live music along with a craft beer, every weekend at our local Old School House Brewery or the Copper Glance bar. Check out the New Cider House. We also have many local Art Galleries to visit and tasting rooms to try a new wine, cider, beer or coffee. As for other things to see or do while your enjoying this Fall, Check our events posted on our Home page for links.
Hiking – You can still enjoy beautiful fall hikes but not for long, trade out your boots for Snow Shoes and enjoy the Alpine trails while the pass is still open. Click here for the Methow Valley Ranger District, or The N.C. National Park
Mountain Biking – Check with Methow Cycle and Sport
Fishing – click here for more information
North Cascades Hwy. Open
Dining – We are fortunate to have many wonderful restaurants to choose from. To name just a few of Winthrop’s favorites, Tipi dinners is an experience in itself, serving 2 to 8 people around the fire inside a authentic Tipi. Arrowleaf Bistro for fine dining has just relocated into a brand new building just two blocks from the Chewuch Inn, you gotta check it out! The Old School House Brewery for award winning beer and great live music. The new Methow Valley Cider House for great tastes, both food and cider, Rocking Horse Bakery for a quick lunch and cup of Lariat coffee and of course Sun Mountain Lodge, fine dining with an incredible view. Twisp, just 10 minutes away has Tappi’s for a taste of Italy, a note about this favorite restaurant, Tappi’s owners will be retiring fall, therefore closing their doors. Get in there one more time for to enjoy great Italian food, wine and service, we will miss them. Glover Street Market has an all organic menu for breakfast or lunch and fantastic juice and smoothie bar. Driving up to Mazama you can enjoy, the Mazama Country Inn for casual dining and the Freestone Inn for fine dining or the Mazama Store for a great fresh Baguette.
Beverage bars and tasting rooms – The Methow Valley is chocked full of local flavors. Here are a few places to taste. The Wine Shed, Lost River Winery Old School House Brewery, Methow Valley Cider House, Copper Glance Petit Bar and if you don’t get enough of it here at the Inn, Lariat Coffee Roasters. To find out more about these beverages and other locally made and grown products, visit Methow Made.
*All special packages and savings must be booked directly through the Chewuch Inn. Packages cannot be combined with any other discounts, coupons or special offers. Please call us directly or request the package through our online Availability calendar.
The Chewuch Inn
Winthrop, WA 98862