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.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Winthrop Balloon Festival - March 1-3

Winthrop's annual Balloon Festival is coming up March 1-3. This is an incredible photographic event. Get up close with the balloons at launch time and then watch as the float over the snow-covered peaks of the Methow Valley.  Don't miss this event and everything else there is to do in Winthrop.  More information on the festival can be found here.

Groundhog Day- Winthrop Washington

At Winthrop's annual Groundhog Day celebration, Wilbur our Winthrop Whistlepig declared an early spring. Will his prediction be correct? Plenty of great snow remains on the ground and skiers, snowmobilers and winter enthusiasts are having a great time. "Weather" winter or spring we do know that Winthrop has it all.

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

2013 Winthrop Events

There is always something happening in Winthrop. In fact we like to say "everyday is an event in the Methow Valley". Here are some of the top acts for 2013.