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Outdoor Fun at the Perfect Social Distancing Destination!

  • Activities Shop: We are open for the season!  
  • Hiking –You can now hike the entire loop on Patterson Mountain – just a bit of snow left on the north side.  Sunnyside, Lakeview and View Ridge are good, Kraule is OK with some snow.  Moose and the south end of the Black Bear trail are good, the north end is still snow covered.
  • Wildflower Season is in bloom!  Visit the trails listed above to view Yellowbells, Bluebells, Spring Beauties, Arrowleaf Balsamroot and the first Lupine of the season!
  • Mountain Biking:  Rentals are now available.  Many trails are cleared and in great condition, and some still have snow.  Please check with the Activities Shop for current information.  There are 2 new trails accessible from the Twisp River side of Thompson Ridge:  “Cowbell”, an intermediate trail, and “Coal Creek”, a Black Diamond trail with amazing views!  These aren’t on the local trail maps yet but you can download the Trail Forks App and find them there.
  • Horseback Riding – Horseback trail rides are up and running!
  • Please, leave no trace. Please pack out what you pack in while enjoying the trails.
  • Tennis Courts are open and racquets are available from the Front Desk.
  • Boat Rentals are available at Patterson Lake via the Activities Shop.   Patterson Lake is open year-round for fishing.


With over 3,000 acres of magnificent wilderness as your private playground, Sun Mountain Lodge offers fun-filled activities for every age and ability. Described as a “recreational fantasyland” by the Lonely Planet, we invite you to create the family vacation of your dreams. Explore all of the activities options below!

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  • Family Activities
  • Warm Weather Activities
  • Wine and Dine
  • Winter Activities
Alpine Skis in snow

Alpine Skiing

altai hok skiing

Altai Hok Backcountry Skishoes

helicopter over snowy mountains

Backcountry Excursions


Bird Watching & Nature Viewing

boating on the river

Boating and River Rafting

Cross Country skiers

Cross-Country Skiing and Ski Instruction

Diamonds and Pearls collage

Diamonds and Pearls Wine Dinners

Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing

Game Room

Game Room is currently closed

Gamble Sands Golf Course




group on horseback

Horseback Riding

hot air balloons

Hot Air Ballooning

Ice Skating

Ice Skating, Hockey and More

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

rock climbers

Rock Climbing and Mountaineering

Sleigh Ride

Sleigh Rides are finished for the season





Cowboy Dinner Grill

Sorry, Cowboy Dinners are not available at this time.

girl watching grouse by the pool

Sorry, Pools and Hot Tubs Currently Closed



lamb dinner

The Dining Room

Wine Cellar Bear

The Wine Cellar

Wolf Creek Bar and Grill

The Wolf Creek Grill

spring wildflowers