Check the North Cascades, Stevens and Snoqualmie Pass Highway conditions click here for updates. Check this site before making plans, rumor has it that the Pass will be open this Tuesday the 16th!
The Spring flowers are late this year, so you can still enjoy walks and rides in scenes like this picture below. Lewis Butte is an easy drive from town but all the surrounded open hills are starting to look like this photo.
Memorial day is just around the corner and as always the Winthrop Rodeo is a fun two day event for the entire family.
Fishing season has opened so bring you gear and try Patterson or Pearrygin Lakes for some hungry trout.
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Its not all outdoor experiences, enjoy live music, wagon rides, art and great food along with a craft beer at our local Old School House Brewery, cocktails at the Copper Glance bar. Two new Tasting rooms- the Cider House and Six Knots Cider (coming soon). We also have many local Art Galleries to visit. As for other things to see or do while your enjoying this Winter, Check our events posted on our Home page for links.
Hiking – You can still enjoy beautiful winter hikes but on snow shoes. See the above links for groomed trail but if you prefer to just stomp into the the Wild lands we have lots of beautiful suggestions. Ask at the front desk when you arrive for our recommendations.
Fishing – click here for more information
North Cascades Hwy. Closed, check back towards the end of April for spring opening.
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 the best view in the Valley, this is a great place to day trip to if only to walk around there beautiful lodge. Twisp, just 10 minutes away has Tappi’s for a taste of Italy, a note about this favorite restaurant, Tappi’s owner will is looking at retiring soon, get in there one more time for to enjoy great Italian food, wine and service. 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.
The Chewuch Inn
Winthrop, WA 98862