Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Celebrate the Wild West

Winthrop's 69th annual '49er Days is May 9-11.  Catch all the action of this incredible event starting at high noon on Friday, May 9 when the Ride the Rendezvous horse and wagon train returns to town after a week in the hills.

Saturday is the main event with the '49er Parade. Events start at 10am the parade begins at 11am.  For those wishing to join the parade, applications can be found here.  More information on all the '49er events can be found on our website. This is a perfect weekend to celebrate with your family especially  in honor of Mother's Day!  We hope to see you there!

Monday, April 14, 2014

Sunflower Marathon and Relay May 10

For 34 years, every May, we have been running through fields of wildflowers!  

We hope you can join us Saturday, May 10th for the Sunflower Marathon and Relay!.  Gather your friends and family and form a team of 2-5 runners or tackle the full 26.2 miles from Mazama to Twisp all by yourself.  Don't wait to register, team entry is limited and sells out every year!  See you there!

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Winthrop's Winter Wonderland

Did you know that Winthrop is home to the nation's largest cross-country ski area where kids 17 and under ski for free?

Did you know we have an incredible alpine ski area just 20 minutes away?

Did you know we have world-class snowmobiling and backcountry skiing?

Did you know we have an award-winning outdoor ice rink?

Did you know that most everyday of our winter days are sunny?

Don't miss the opportunity to experience Winthrop in the Winter. More information on all our winter activities can be found on our website and a great listing of winter recreation can be found here.

Ski, snowshoe, sled, snowmobile and ice skate the Winthrop this winter!

Friday, June 7, 2013

Summer Visitor Resources

Planning a trip to Winthrop this summer?  In addition to our website we have a number of materials that can help you plan your adventure. All these publications can be obtained when you arrive in Winthrop at the Winthrop Visitor Information Center or from many local hotels and businesses.  Enjoy!

Summer Visitor Map 

Top 10 Things to Do 

Where to Hike

Where to Mountain Bike

Where to Road Cycle 

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Winthrop's Western Celebration - May 10-12

For 68 years straight, Winthrop has been celebrating our western history. Winthrop '49er Days is a party for every cowboy and cowgirl. Two parades of horses and wagons roll through town over the weekend with Saturday's parade being the big one and the one the whole family should not miss. More information on '49er Days can be found on the Winthrop Washington website.  Treat Mom to a truly unique Mother's Day by bringing here to Winthrop for '49er Days!  We hope to see you there!

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Watercolor Retreat

Do you love to paint? Or would love to learn. This is a great opportunity to learn from one of the Methow Valley's finest artists, Paula Christen.
Details are below and also on Paula's website.